How to Grow Watermelon in Containers

Growing watermelons in containers is an excellent way for a gardener with limited space to grow these refreshing fruits. Whether you are doing balcony gardening or are simply looking for a better way to use the limited space you have, container watermelons are possible and fun. Understanding how to grow watermelon in containers successfully just…

10 Plastic Bottle Vertical Garden Ideas

This way you can use plastic bottles to make something amazing out of them. Repurpose those old bottles, which you usually throw away to grow your favorite plants either indoor or outdoor and help to save our environment. Here are 10 inspiring plastic bottle vertical garden ideas to make a vertical soda bottle garden. 1. Plastic Bottles…

This Insane Watermelon Skinning Trick Will Make Your Jaw Drop

We all know how to cut watermelon into cubes and slices, but how many times have your guests really been impressed with those shapes? One former NASA engineer, Mark Rober, figured out the coolest party trick that presents the fruit in a way you’d never imagine. Rober takes two watermelons close in size — the…

10 Small Handmade Yard Decorations for Creative Garden Design

Small yard decorations, especially handmade decorations, can be any items which you can reuse and recycle for creative garden design. Handmade garden decorations are money saving solution for those who like to decorate their outdoor living spaces on a budget and create unique garden design. Lushome collection of small handmade yard decorations give lots of…

DIY Rope Ottomans

Literally all you need is rope, a tire, a few simple tools and time. A nice glass of rosé helps too. Find all the instructions, a.k.a. four simple steps below! An old tire (check your local junkyard or auto shop if you don’t have one lying around!) Sisal rope (about 150′ of 3/8″ thick rope,…

Eggplant – Planting, Growing and Harvesting

Eggplants come in an assortment of sizes and colors, but no matter what they look like, they are delicious! I’ve sliced them thin and used them in place of lasagna noodles, mashed them up with garlic and butter as a side dish, and I’ve grilled thick circles of eggplant to eat like a burger. Eggplant…

How To Grow A Never-Ending Supply Of Salad Greens

Great news: you never have to buy salad greens ever again. We’re not suggesting that you give up on eating healthy salads. Nope, you should actually eat more of them. We’re recommending that you grow your own salad greens, because if you plant the right variety — the cut-and-come-again crops — they’ll feed you again…

Growing Cucumbers Vertically

  A single cucumber plant can spread out over 12 to 20 square feet when grown in traditional rows or hills. But one way to make better use of space and maximize yields is to grow cucumbers vertically – that is, to let the vines expand upward instead of outward, by supporting them on a…

Zap Those Mosquitos Tips, Ideas

the best ways we have found on the web to zap those mosquitos… or just plain ol’ make ’em disappear! Disclaimer : We have not tried out all of these, so I can’t guarantee their effectiveness. Would love for you to share in comments whether they work for you, or if you know some other ideas that…

How To Grow Herb Plants In Water

Did you know that you can grow some of your favorite herbs in water on your own kitchen window sill?  No more need to use dried herbs when it is too cold outside to have a viable garden.  The best part is that you don’t have to mess with soil and watering because you can grow…