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Moth orchids suited to cold days spent indoors

Moth orchids suited to cold days spent indoors | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
AMES, Iowa – Moth orchids are great year-round, but they're especially well-suited for cold days when you're spending a lot of time indoors. Their elegant flowers will brighten tables and
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How to Start a Low-Cost Patio Garden | One Cent At A Time

How to Start a Low-Cost Patio Garden | One Cent At A Time | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
Gardening is a great hobby, when you have limited in space and budget for gardening, you can start a very low cost garden in your balcony or patio. This post talks about how to do that.
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The woman raising awareness about the plight of bees - Viva Magazine - NZ Herald News

The woman raising awareness about the plight of bees - Viva Magazine - NZ Herald News | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
Kim Kneijber's beehives are a little-known honeytrap in the heart of the city.
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I predict a riot of colour

I predict a riot of colour | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
You have probably planted most of your spring bulbs by now, but it’s not too late to add tulips to the mix, ready to create a riot of colour next season.
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Potting Bench Made Of Pallets

Potting Bench Made Of Pallets | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
Instead of burning old wooden pallets or tossing them into a landfill, follow our step-by-step instructions to transform one or two pallets into a beautiful and functional potting bench. What You'l...
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jardinelviejito's curator insight, November 25, 2013 8:42 AM

Excelente idea para aprovechar esa madera que anda por ahí, abandonada y deteriorándose. Instrucciones fáciles, herramientas básicas, sencilla de hacer. Además, la mejor manera de preparar ese mini jardín en un balcón o en un rincón de una casa con poco espacio.

Camacho Land Design's curator insight, January 7, 6:48 PM

A terrific cheap winter pallet upcycle project to roll out in the spring ...

Joanna Swiers's curator insight, February 11, 5:22 AM

..up-cycling at its finest..

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Thinking Color For a Winter Potted Garden in Your Desert Landscape

Thinking Color For a Winter Potted Garden in Your Desert Landscape | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
The Potted DesertFive foot pots become huge “raised beds”A large pot — meaning one that is greater than 28” in diameter offers you a tremendous opportunity to express yourself in living color.
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Wall planters can create look resembling ‘living painting’

Wall planters can create look resembling ‘living painting’ | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
The ancient Babylonians were quite the trendsetters. And their hanging gardens are easy to duplicate on a small scale.
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Twitter / IntEngineerings: A 5+ Year Old Juniper Bonsai ...

Twitter / IntEngineerings: A 5+ Year Old Juniper Bonsai ... | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
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Master Gardeners: Container gardens are tricky to tend

Master Gardeners: Container gardens are tricky to tend | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
Q: Watering my containers can seem like a full-time job - am I doing something wrong? M.F., Tulsa A: There is no denying that Mother Nature has been on our side ...
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More Fabulous Garden Container Ideas - Empress of Dirt

More Fabulous Garden Container Ideas - Empress of Dirt | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
Garden container ideas shared by friends of Empress of Dirt on Facebook: tea pots, glass goblets, old tires, chairs, wagons, and more!
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Make your own outdoor water garden - The Boston Globe

Make your own outdoor water garden - The Boston Globe | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
cYou don’t have to have a lily pond to grow water plants. With just sun, a little outdoor space and a container, you’ll be right in the swim of things.
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A touch of spring

A touch of spring | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
Why wait until springtime to enjoy the traditional blooms of the season? Plan ahead at least three months in advance, and you’ll have flowers to brighten an otherwise gray and dreary time of year.
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The 388-Year-Old Bonsai that Survived Hiroshima

The 388-Year-Old Bonsai that Survived Hiroshima | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
Photograph by rcbryson on Flikr   On display at the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum at the United States National Arboretum is this remarkable Japanese White Pine (Pinus parviflora 'Miyaj...
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Tom Lincoln's curator insight, August 14, 2013 10:25 PM

Beautiful bonsai require attention just like your business does every day.

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20 Recycled Garden Planters: Create a Garden Full Of Character

20 Recycled Garden Planters: Create a Garden Full Of Character | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
20 Recycled Garden Planters: Create a Garden Full Of Character. Reclaimed Planters, Salvaged Planters, Vegetable planters & planter boxes.
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Garden Pots and Planters, Reused Container Gardening, Creative Planters Gardening

Garden Pots and Planters, Reused Container Gardening, Creative Planters Gardening | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
Garden pots and planters are perfect for reused container gardening. Read on for other creative ways for container gardening.
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Room with a view: How a central London roof top became a spectacular garden in the sky

Room with a view: How a central London roof top became a spectacular garden in the sky | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
I'm sitting in the sun outside the Caphe House Vietnamese café in Bermondsey Street, just south of London Bridge station and the temperature is nudging 33C.
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Carrots in the City | The Georgetown Dish

Carrots in the City | The Georgetown Dish | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
The Georgetown Dish is a news and social media blog about the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C. designed to inform, entertain and amuse.
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The Beauty of Bonsai — Living Art, Rooted in Harmony

The Beauty of Bonsai — Living Art, Rooted in Harmony | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
Create your own emblem of nature's balance with an art form dating back 1,000 years
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Wilmington man turns to sculpting his own forests

Wilmington man turns to sculpting his own forests | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
There’s a house tucked far back off Airlie Road that, upon close inspection, gives off a few clues that someone interesting lives there.
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In Pictures: LongHouse Reserve’s “Planters” Invitational

In Pictures: LongHouse Reserve’s “Planters” Invitational | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
DISPATCH – JULY 9, 2013 (12:30 p.m.) EAST HAMPTON, NY- Fine art isn’t always confined to the realm of artists. One of the best manifestations is LongHouse Reserve’s annual invitat...
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Micro-Garden Madness: You Showed Us Your Stuff : NPR

Micro-Garden Madness: You Showed Us Your Stuff : NPR | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
Earlier this week we told you about people who want to see micro-gardening go big. We've chosen a few of our favorite images of micro-gardens from around the country that make the most of small spaces and idle containers.
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Balcony gardens add beauty to oft-underused space

Balcony gardens add beauty to oft-underused space | Container Gardening | Scoop.it
In Toronto, condo developers have recently been debating the usefulness of balconies. Some argue that since residents rarely use them, balconies are a waste of space.
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