Instructables: exploring - gardening - diy - popular http://www.instructables.com Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:26:58 PST BLOX v1.01 Beautiful Succulent Terrarium in Minutes. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-beautiful-Terrarium-in-Minutes/
Beautiful Succulent Terrarium in Minutes. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/UC13/I2AQUHIM/FC0UC13I2AQUHIM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/UC13/I2AQUHIM/FC0UC13I2AQUHIM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC0/UC13/I2AQUHIM/FC0UC13I2AQUHIM.SMALL.jpg SonikaJAnand Terrarium are low maintenance beautiful looking indoor plant arrangements. Doing it yourself will gives you lot of happiness and sense of achievement . Making one will unleash your creative ability. They are low maintenance and they live long. They can be made with Foliage or succulent. The tall c...
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 12:57:26 PST
Winterize your garden with a cold frame http://www.instructables.com/id/Winterize-your-garden-with-a-cold-frame/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 09:27:51 PDT
DIY Garden Markers http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Garden-Markers/
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Sun, 28 Aug 2011 08:43:46 PDT
Concrete Hexagon Plant Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Concrete-Hexagon-Plant-Pot/
Concrete Hexagon Plant Pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/PFNZ/HXRU2PYK/FZ9PFNZHXRU2PYK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/PFNZ/HXRU2PYK/FZ9PFNZHXRU2PYK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ9/PFNZ/HXRU2PYK/FZ9PFNZHXRU2PYK.SMALL.jpg Mr Chutney I recently moved into a new flat, the larger amount of space finally allowed me to put some nice plants around the house. I picked up a nice palm from Ikea but couldn't find a pot that I liked. I've always wanted to make something using concrete so this seemed the perfect opportunity. Materials a...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 12:34:58 PDT
Cute Concrete Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Cute-Concrete-Planter/
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:25:04 PDT
Never Water Plants Again with Hugelkulture! http://www.instructables.com/id/Never-Water-Plants-Again-with-Hugelkulture/
Never Water Plants Again with Hugelkulture! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/PSPJ/HH2VNXZB/FKIPSPJHH2VNXZB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/PSPJ/HH2VNXZB/FKIPSPJHH2VNXZB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/PSPJ/HH2VNXZB/FKIPSPJHH2VNXZB.SMALL.jpg calskin Before we get started, I need to point out that I was slightly misleading with the title.  The first year, you will need to water, however in the years to follow, you should not. This article will have just 4 steps.  1) pick a spot 2) lay down wood 3) cover with soil 4) plant your cover crop and ga...
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Sun, 2 Jun 2013 13:17:31 PDT
Succulents in Tree Fungi http://www.instructables.com/id/Succulents-in-Tree-Fungi/
Succulents in Tree Fungi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/64D4/HUQIGNPW/FV764D4HUQIGNPW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/64D4/HUQIGNPW/FV764D4HUQIGNPW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV7/64D4/HUQIGNPW/FV764D4HUQIGNPW.SMALL.jpg мтар A composition of a succulent planted in a tree fungus can bring a touch of wilderness to any outdoor setting. Perfect for a wooden fence or an old stump somewhere on your property.Keep in mind that the fungus will eventually need replacement if it is not treated once carved; I anticipate to get thr...
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Sat, 3 May 2014 09:22:17 PDT
DIY Copper Rain Chain http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Copper-Rain-Chain/
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Thu, 1 May 2014 11:45:16 PDT
Faux Stone Bench and Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Faux-Stone-Bench-and-Planter/
Faux Stone Bench and Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/HP41/HUBJBZXR/FHUHP41HUBJBZXR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/HP41/HUBJBZXR/FHUHP41HUBJBZXR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/HP41/HUBJBZXR/FHUHP41HUBJBZXR.SMALL.jpg Joshblake I decided to start fixing up the back yard this year, but I wanted to do something a little more creative than just a potted plant or two. So I went searching online to learn how to create faux stone floors and walls and tried to learn all the tips and tricks I could in a short time. I had the idea ...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:08:16 PDT
How to make a modular vegetable protection cage. http://www.instructables.com/id/Protect-your-vegetables-against-birds/
How to make a modular vegetable protection cage. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/FWRW/HTHKFXQE/F3WFWRWHTHKFXQE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/FWRW/HTHKFXQE/F3WFWRWHTHKFXQE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3W/FWRW/HTHKFXQE/F3WFWRWHTHKFXQE.SMALL.jpg Wout Mareen Have you ever had pigeons in your garden eating your home grown vegetables? And have you ever tried to scare them away? Then you have probably noticed that they aren't scared of anything. CUBE is the solution to that problem. It is a modular netting system adaptable to every plant and usable for sev...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 08:21:01 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY Hanging Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Hanging-Garden/
HomeMade Modern DIY Hanging Garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/4VUB/HTOUDOCR/FG94VUBHTOUDOCR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/4VUB/HTOUDOCR/FG94VUBHTOUDOCR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/4VUB/HTOUDOCR/FG94VUBHTOUDOCR.SMALL.jpg homemademodern This DIY vertical garden is an easy-to-make project that can turn a window into a beautiful and productive herb garden. Get Complete Step-by-Step Instructions at RYOBI Nation.
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 07:57:06 PDT
Getting Started with Gardening Using Raised Beds http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-Gardening-Using-Raised-Beds/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/HOZH/HSBWP12V/F32HOZHHSBWP12V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/HOZH/HSBWP12V/F32HOZHHSBWP12V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/HOZH/HSBWP12V/F32HOZHHSBWP12V.SMALL.jpg UrbanGardenWorkshop by Kristian Hansen, Garden Expert at the Urban Garden Workshop Starting your very first garden can be a daunting task. This is a guide to help make your entry into gardening fun and easy, and to give you some guidelines to help foster your relationship with your backyard. By the end of this article...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 15:48:14 PST
How to Build a Garden Pond http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Build-a-Garden-Pond/
How to Build a Garden Pond - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/WQPZ/FWI9VIUC/FXQWQPZFWI9VIUC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/WQPZ/FWI9VIUC/FXQWQPZFWI9VIUC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXQ/WQPZ/FWI9VIUC/FXQWQPZFWI9VIUC.SMALL.jpg emma814 Adding a garden pond to your landscape is an effective way to increase property value and aesthetic appeal to your backyard. The sound of flowing water is naturally soothing and has been proven to reduce stress and improve overall health. Creating this type of water feature looks harder than it actu...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2009 21:14:55 PDT
Make Unique Planters With Concrete http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Unique-Planters-With-Concrete/
Make Unique Planters With Concrete - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/QHUD/GKS0U1BH/F1XQHUDGKS0U1BH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/QHUD/GKS0U1BH/F1XQHUDGKS0U1BH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1X/QHUD/GKS0U1BH/F1XQHUDGKS0U1BH.SMALL.jpg Creativeman To fill a need and be creative at the same time, I decided to make my own planters and garden pieces from concrete mix that is very reasonable in cost, and is not that difficult to work with. I show several different planters-fountain-and simple forms to use in the garden as you see fit.  Gather ...
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Wed, 9 Mar 2011 10:49:44 PST
Food of the Future: Window DIY Spirulina Superfood http://www.instructables.com/id/Food-of-the-Future-Window-DIY-Spirulina-Superfood/
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Wed, 24 Jul 2013 14:52:01 PDT
Newspaper Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Newspaper-Planters/
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 04:25:53 PDT
Make Oriental Paver/Stepping Stones For The Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Oriental-PaverStepping-Stones-For-The-Garden/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2009 18:13:41 PDT
DIY River Stone Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-River-Stone-Planter/
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Sun, 19 May 2013 14:42:52 PDT
How to Make a Better Strawberry Pallet Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Better-Strawberry-Pallet-Planter/
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Sun, 19 May 2013 13:26:57 PDT
An Improved Raised Bed Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Improved-Raised-Bed-Garden/
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Fri, 17 Jul 2009 15:15:31 PDT
Ultimate Weed Removal Tool http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Weed-Removal-Tool/
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Sat, 11 May 2013 11:47:34 PDT
DIY Vertical Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Vertical-Planter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/9I8R/HFSHU1GU/F459I8RHFSHU1GU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/9I8R/HFSHU1GU/F459I8RHFSHU1GU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/9I8R/HFSHU1GU/F459I8RHFSHU1GU.SMALL.jpg angelitali Material: 5x Bamboo Sticks 1x Pot 1x Gardening Net
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Wed, 1 May 2013 08:41:16 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY Herb Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Herb-Garden/
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Tue, 23 Apr 2013 14:41:12 PDT
Ultimate Vegetable "EarthBox" For CHEAP!! :) TeraHydro Boxes (aka TetraHydro Box) DIY HOMEMADE http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Vegtable-quotEarthBoxquot-For-CHEAP/
Ultimate Vegetable "EarthBox" For CHEAP!! :) TeraHydro Boxes (aka TetraHydro Box) DIY HOMEMADE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/0GB9/FU6LZOHO/FGF0GB9FU6LZOHO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/0GB9/FU6LZOHO/FGF0GB9FU6LZOHO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/0GB9/FU6LZOHO/FGF0GB9FU6LZOHO.SMALL.jpg brian3140 EARTHBOX Website ATTN! If you like this guide please rate it with a 1-5 star rating to the right of this text and leave comments with constructive criticism :) Thanks :) Intro: This is a guide to building a 2 different great "EarthBox" systems for next to nothing in relation to the $50 commercial ...
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Sat, 2 May 2009 16:14:45 PDT
EASY RAISED GARDEN BED ON CASTERS FOR PATIO OR DECK http://www.instructables.com/id/EASY-DIY-RAISED-GARDEN-BEN-ON-CASTERS/
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Mon, 9 Jul 2012 15:41:03 PDT
Simple, cheap compost bin! http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-cheap-compost-bin/
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Thu, 21 Jul 2011 16:24:28 PDT
How to Do Your Laundry for Free. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Do-your-laundry-for-free/
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Sun, 21 Sep 2008 12:49:19 PDT
DIY CONCRETE:: Stepping Stone Fossil http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CONCRETE-Stepping-Stone-Fossil/
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Mon, 21 May 2012 09:45:23 PDT
How To Make Faux Rocks http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Faux-Rocks/
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Tue, 23 Jun 2009 15:14:50 PDT
Garden Charms http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Charms/
Garden Charms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/HZCP/HBXWRXL0/F06HZCPHBXWRXL0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/HZCP/HBXWRXL0/F06HZCPHBXWRXL0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F06/HZCP/HBXWRXL0/F06HZCPHBXWRXL0.SMALL.jpg thistleandleaves I love whimsical things. I enjoy adding touches of magic and joy to the every day objects that fill my life and living space. My garden is no exception. Here are some fun DIY projects for adding personal touches to your own garden. This walk through includes steps for two projects you can do easily....
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Fri, 18 Jan 2013 16:37:06 PST
Grow Your Own Cooking Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-Your-Own-Cooking-Oil/
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Mon, 31 May 2010 18:34:15 PDT
making of table top water fountain http://www.instructables.com/id/making-of-table-top-water-fountain/
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Sat, 14 Jul 2012 05:35:27 PDT
Design your greenhouse! Lean-away IS BETTER than lean-to! This will surprise you! http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-your-greenhouse-Lean-away-Better-than-l/
Design your greenhouse! Lean-away IS BETTER than lean-to! This will surprise you! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/L4FM/H3Q4PY79/FWHL4FMH3Q4PY79.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/L4FM/H3Q4PY79/FWHL4FMH3Q4PY79.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWH/L4FM/H3Q4PY79/FWHL4FMH3Q4PY79.SMALL.jpg gaiatechnician  I got the basic info on the web, found the most suitable area on my site and started building. My glass was free and huge! and between that constraint and the site shape I ended up making something quite different!  In using it, I have found out that a considerable amount of direct sunlight in summ...
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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 12:27:55 PDT
DIY Green Hedge on the wall itself http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Green-Hedge-on-the-wall-itself/
DIY Green Hedge on the wall itself - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/1KKR/H27LSOZ5/FEL1KKRH27LSOZ5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/1KKR/H27LSOZ5/FEL1KKRH27LSOZ5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEL/1KKR/H27LSOZ5/FEL1KKRH27LSOZ5.SMALL.jpg bhvm There are two things that I am fond of, Greenery and Natural Privacy. I always wanted some privacy around the perimiter of my house. Why not get them both at once? So there goes my MR.BRAIN for some hunt. And I have an Idea...... (EDIT- 18 Month update is posted in last step) Talent hunt One m...
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Sun, 27 May 2012 06:33:49 PDT
How to Modify Strawberry Topsy Turvy http://www.instructables.com/id/Modified-Strawberry-Topsy-Turvy/
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Sun, 6 May 2012 13:42:08 PDT
Self-regulating watering system http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-regulating-watering-system/
Self-regulating watering system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/2UZR/GZDY796E/FRG2UZRGZDY796E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/2UZR/GZDY796E/FRG2UZRGZDY796E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRG/2UZR/GZDY796E/FRG2UZRGZDY796E.SMALL.jpg gkaneto In short: this method uses the technology of some bird water bottles (like this). Additionally, you'll also use some communicating vessels.  The basic idea is drawn in pic #1. To make it, you'll need: - plastic bottle with cap - pot plate - tubing (about 3 to 5 mm of internal diameter) How to do...
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Sat, 3 Mar 2012 10:07:07 PST
Geodetic greenhouse (low cost) http://www.instructables.com/id/Geodetic-greenhouse-low-cost/
Geodetic greenhouse (low cost) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/PCGU/GSSOZQ21/FEVPCGUGSSOZQ21.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/PCGU/GSSOZQ21/FEVPCGUGSSOZQ21.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/PCGU/GSSOZQ21/FEVPCGUGSSOZQ21.SMALL.jpg rickharris Last year I started an allotment and felt the need to build a green house to enjoy the delights of tomatoes and cucumbers. Having built a 30 foot diameter dome before out of steel tubing I thought that there was a good possibility I could make a smaller  dome using some scrap wood I had left over fr...
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Tue, 20 Sep 2011 04:24:14 PDT
Turn a Glass Coke Bottle in to a Plant Waterer http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Glass-Coke-Bottle-in-to-a-Plant-Waterer/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/2ORX/GOO36N0S/FL52ORXGOO36N0S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/2ORX/GOO36N0S/FL52ORXGOO36N0S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL5/2ORX/GOO36N0S/FL52ORXGOO36N0S.SMALL.jpg diygenius Glass coke bottles are cool, really cool, but what do you do with the bottle after the coke is gone? You don't need any more candle holders, so make an automatic plant waterer. With this cheap and easy automatic plant watering system all you have to do is set it and forget it. Don't forget to visit...
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Wed, 8 Jun 2011 22:25:19 PDT
Garden Bat box http://www.instructables.com/id/Garden-Bat-box/
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Sat, 7 May 2011 08:43:30 PDT
Self-Watering Veggie Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Watering-Veggie-Table/
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Mon, 25 Apr 2011 12:45:12 PDT
Stainless Steel Garden Incinerator - Patio Heater from recycled scrap. http://www.instructables.com/id/Stainless-Steel-Garden-Incinerator-Patio-Heater-/
Stainless Steel Garden Incinerator - Patio Heater from recycled scrap. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/OORE/GBVJ80M7/FXVOOREGBVJ80M7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/OORE/GBVJ80M7/FXVOOREGBVJ80M7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXV/OORE/GBVJ80M7/FXVOOREGBVJ80M7.SMALL.jpg Dr Qui Project:  To build a replacement for the ugly rusted and burned out oil drum we have been using for a incinerator. Lets face it when it come to recycling we all end up with bio mass that unless you live beside your recycling plant just become a nightmare to get rid off, my nearest center is 5 mile...
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Thu, 22 Jul 2010 13:22:28 PDT