Container Gardens

tumbled glass for the garden www.pithandvigor.com
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Another quick post before I break for food (dinner).  Red Shovel Glass Company, which is part of the Building Resources Center - a nonprofit who...

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moroccan tray plant tables via www.pithandvigor.com
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Watering plants is really the only downside (to me) to growing lots of things.  If you don't find it meditative, it can really be a...

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Playing around on You Tube, I have suddenly filled a void...I miss my Diarmuid Gavin TV gardens from my England days. His creativity and his...

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Dutch garden design ideas via www.pithandvigor.com
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The Dutch have always seemed (to me) to be slightly shorted when it comes to giving nationalized gardening credit.  Brits (deservedly) are the ones that...

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I have always loved art deco, flappers, and the style of the roaring twenties.   My first 'big girl' purchase when I got out of college...

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matching bulbs with planters a how-to from www.pithandvigor.com
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Bulb pots herald spring like no other and at this time of year this time of year you might be able to find some bulbs...

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Have your jumped on the vertical garden bandwagon?  No? Is it because it all seems a bit tricky? Maybe you (like me) worry that you...

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Plants, on a stick -- reminds me of a Jeff Dunham comedy routine.... The truth is, I can't think of anything more perfect for a...

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Clever, clever marketers from Kazakhstan. These flower pots, created by Good.kz are a whole lot of fun don't you think?   You insert the images...

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Kitschy, Eclectic, Eccentric and so different from mine....far out flora's garden always inspires me and presents a cheery California version of gardening that is quite...

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I think if I had a Benjamin Graindorge and Duende Studio designed  Floating Garden, I might actually allow my kids to have fish pets. How...

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One of my dearest friends from my London days is a Texan chef. (Go figure!) Rachel de Thample is also a food writer and her...

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I think I need to try this arrangement out.  The rustic nature of the rope wrapped around the root ball; just enough to keep it...

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I finally finished my outside front porch holiday garden containers. They are not perfect, but I am happy with them...and I have decided that while...

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honeysuckle mountian by caroline by creative commons via www.pithandvigor.com
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Last week, Pantone named their 2011 color of the year.  Honeysuckle, they say, "lifts spirits and imparts confidence to meet life's ongoing challenges".  Personally, I...

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My kitchen window looks out at my front door -- and as I type this, when I look up I see the half done holiday...

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Golly Pods - a fun new range of planters - are the product of a collaboration between Jason Xavier Lane of Bells & Whistles and...

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Does this hold any appeal for you? It kind of works for me.  I imagine this ultra hip garden feature in the country home of...

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Happily, I found a couple great ideas over at Readymade Magazine for using oil cloth in the garden. I have been thinking of making my...

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google growing connection garden
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It is a popular trend in Corporate America to build and offer company gardens. They are places where employees can spend coffee breaks with their...

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groovy garden accessories via www.pithandvigor.com
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Over at A+R you can find some sweet containers and lights for accessorizing your modern garden.  I am all over this mid-century thing (again) today. ...

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