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Landscape Trends: Spout and Trough Fountains

Landscape Trends: Spout and Trough Fountains | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
The Rural Landscape Provides a Modern Form for the Garden...
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The Pool Design Coach's curator insight, January 10, 2016 3:51 PM
Spouts and troughs are becoming very popular. Copper and stainless are leading the way.
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Gardening ideas for the urban dweller.
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Air Bonsai | Create your "little star"

Hoshinchu Air Bonsai Garden is raising funds for Air Bonsai | Create your "little star" on Kickstarter!

Air Bonsai is a floating star.
How would you like to plant your country's very own bonsai and make a wish on that "little star"?
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This is amazing! Beautiful FLOATING bonsais. This is some next level miniature balcony gardening right here.

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Small Garden Ideas's curator insight, February 4, 2016 4:59 AM
Great inspiration
Small Garden Ideas's curator insight, February 9, 2016 12:14 AM

An innovative idea

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Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventures | Juneau, Alaska | Botanical Gardens in Juneau, Alaska

Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventures | Juneau, Alaska | Botanical Gardens in Juneau, Alaska | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
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Take my to Alaska! Beautiful gardens, in and out.
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Flaunt your hanging garden with this DIY tip - Times of India

Flaunt your hanging garden with this DIY tip - Times of India | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Kokedama
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Kokedama is in. Hanging is definitely where balcony gardens are at right now.
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Hanging Garden in Singapore

Hanging Garden in Singapore | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
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I am pretty much obsessed with hanging gardens right now. Expect more of this!

https://www.reddit.com/r/pics/comments/2z808j/hanging_garden_in_singapore/
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The Benefits of Gardening with Mulch | Fix.com

The Benefits of Gardening with Mulch | Fix.com | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Mulching keeps your soil cool and moist by protecting it from the sun. Adding mulch to your garden can have a direct influence on yields.
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Mulch your balcony garden plants.
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How To Grow Your Own Indoor Herb Garden - Chadwicks Blog

How To Grow Your Own Indoor Herb Garden - Chadwicks Blog | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
The best way to always have fresh herbs at your finger tips is to make your very own indoor herb garden. Having the convenience of fresh herbs at the ready is something every aspiring cook should have.
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Home & Patio Living's curator insight, August 6, 2016 2:04 PM

Grow your own Indoor Herb Garden.

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Natural Solutions for a Pesticide-Free Garden

Natural Solutions for a Pesticide-Free Garden | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Pests can ruin the gardening experience. Learn how to protect your family and pets from common garden pests without using harsh chemicals. Follow these recipes for a natural solution.
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Seed Saving Tips | Grow REAL Food - Organic, Non-GMO Food in Your Backyard

Seed Saving Tips | Grow REAL Food - Organic, Non-GMO Food in Your Backyard | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
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22 Hard To Kill Houseplants - decor8

22 Hard To Kill Houseplants - decor8 | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Looking for some hard to kill houseplants? I am! That’s why I was SO EXCITED when I woke up…
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Ideas for small balcony garden design

Ideas for small balcony garden design | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Explore Best garden patio design ideas and find stunning garden and landscaping ideas including garden design ideas, patio design ideas, garden decorating … source
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Elizabeth Crooks's comment, June 19, 2016 4:49 PM
I love the vertical gardening, there have been studies shown that vertical gardening is a more efficient way to garden and there can be a lot more grown at once
Raechel Skoniecki's comment, June 22, 2016 1:12 PM
these are so cool! never seen these
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Downpipe Gardens

Downpipe Gardens | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Turns an ugly Downpipe or Pergola Post into a beautiful hanging garden.
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Gardens everywhere! What a perfect way to start your vertical garden - on your downpipes!
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Hanging Around

Hanging Around | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Cool green curtains dripping delicate leaves from fine stems are mesmerising. Reversing the trend of growing upward to the light, plants that grow down, and hang around are...
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Beautiful cascading plant walls.
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Self Watering Pots: Introducing Innovative and Low Maintenance Planter Boxes for Urban Gardening

Self Watering Pots: Introducing Innovative and Low Maintenance Planter Boxes for Urban Gardening | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
The Glowpear planters are designed to be an innovative and stylish garden
feature for both indoor and outdoor use. The low maintenance self watering
system allows your garden to thrive in any environment.
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Yay for self-watering! Don't let your plants die when the house sitter doesn't know what water looks like. Go on holidays and know your precious plants will thrive.
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LaCoolCo - Make Your Greenhouse

LaCoolCo - Make Your Greenhouse | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Launching Le Petit COOL, the world's first open source kit for connected gardening. Make your automated greenhouse and learn all you can about your plants!
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Too lazy to garden? Covered!
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Flora Grubb Gardens - Vertical Cactus Garden

Flora Grubb Gardens - Vertical Cactus Garden | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Flora Grubb Gardens is a Garden Store in San Francisco, California.
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Do you have more of a vertical space on your balcony? Want to go along the cactus route? Check this one out. Very cool and clean.
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This New Resort Spa Is Covered In Hanging Gardens

dscape creates an amazing journey into a dream like experience. The facade is composed by lattice patterns alternated with vertical landscapes that filter the strong tropical sunlight into a pleasant play of light and shadow on the textured walls. Various plants are carefully allocated and become a part of the architectural screens.
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How amazing? Click through to see this one, just one picture does not do this building justice.
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Add 1 TBSP of THIS to the Stem of Your Plants and Just Watch What Happens!

Add 1 TBSP of THIS to the Stem of Your Plants and Just Watch What Happens! | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Cinnamon. It’s delicious AND nutritious for us. BUT did you know it’s beneficial for plants too? We’ve written countless times about adding more cinnamon to our...
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Repel Mosquitoes Naturally - Infinity Lawn & Garden

Repel Mosquitoes Naturally - Infinity Lawn & Garden | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Repel mosquitoes the natural way!
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A Guide To Building Raised Gardening Beds

A Guide To Building Raised Gardening Beds | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Our guide to building raised gardening beds will help save your vegetables, and your back! Elevating your beds eliminates the need to lean over in the garden.
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Take the next step and place in movable bday on wheels for your larger balcony garden.
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Richard Spencer's curator insight, February 16, 2016 5:44 AM

Here  is  a  great [info-graphic] guide  on  how  to  build  a  raised  bed

This  is  one  of  my  pet  projects  I  have  this  year  for  a  client  &  this  guide  will  come  in  handy  

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Vegetables You Can Grow In The Shade - Empress of Dirt

Vegetables You Can Grow In The Shade - Empress of Dirt | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
See how many veggies you can grow in the shade including broccoli, spinach, kale, salad greens and more.
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Raechel Skoniecki's comment, June 22, 2016 1:13 PM
mmm i love veggies
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Food That Magically Regrows Itself from Kitchen Scraps

Food That Magically Regrows Itself from Kitchen Scraps | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Save money and eat organically by planting food that magically regrows itself from kitchen scraps.
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23 Diagrams That Make Gardening So Much Easier

23 Diagrams That Make Gardening So Much Easier | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Whether you've got two green thumbs or you're an avowed plant-murderer, you need these tips...
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Balcony Garden Ideas

Balcony Garden Ideas | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Balconies are the important additions to your homes, and those how have one maybe know the importance of having a balcony in their home
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Industrial Reading by Wyn Jones - Industrial Design Blog: Mobile Food Garden Improves Urban Living Gardening Experience

Industrial Reading by Wyn Jones - Industrial Design Blog: Mobile Food Garden Improves Urban Living Gardening Experience | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Mobile food gardening for your sustainable balcony garden.
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10 Most Beautiful Flowers to Grow in Hanging Basket - EnkiVillage

10 Most Beautiful Flowers to Grow in Hanging Basket - EnkiVillage | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
Hanging baskets, containers and flower pouches add a whole new dimension to gardening. Here are 10 most beautiful hanging basket flowers and their maintenance tips.
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HomeDSGN Shopping: 20 Stylish Modern Watering Cans | HomeDSGN

HomeDSGN Shopping: 20 Stylish Modern Watering Cans | HomeDSGN | Balcony Gardening | Scoop.it
For gardening lovers, we have rounded up 20 modern watering cans for indoor and outdoor use. Happy watering!
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Need a watering can which is also going to make you look cool when you use it? Have a look at these interesting designs for your balcony garden.
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