Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - gardening - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:48:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 Living painting made from succulents http://www.instructables.com/id/Living-painting-made-from-succulents/
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:57:48 PDT
Grow magnificent Jade plant in hanging basket easily http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-magnificent-Jade-plant-in-hanging-basket-easi/
Grow magnificent Jade plant in hanging basket easily - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JTTA/HUAV40NQ/FGAJTTAHUAV40NQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JTTA/HUAV40NQ/FGAJTTAHUAV40NQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/JTTA/HUAV40NQ/FGAJTTAHUAV40NQ.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya Wishing you all a very happy & green Earth Day. And that's why I thought to post a gardening instructable. :) Do you know about Jade Plant? I am sure most of us do :), if not, no problem. Jade plant are one of the easiest succulents to grow and are super hardy. They are mostly popular for thei...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 02:56:31 PDT
How to Grow Trinidad Moruga Scorpion Peppers http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Grow-Trinidad-Moruga-Scorpion-Peppers/
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Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:53:45 PST
Vegetable gardens from old water tank http://www.instructables.com/id/Vegetable-gardens-from-old-water-tank/
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:47:27 PDT
Metal Trellis for Garden VInes http://www.instructables.com/id/Metal-Trellis-for-Garden-VInes/
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:48:12 PDT
How to Grow Your Own Garden of Eden http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Grow-Your-Own-Garden-of-Eden/
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Wed, 15 May 2013 05:57:47 PDT
DIY Mini Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Mini-Greenhouse/
DIY Mini Greenhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/RXWZ/HU54OAR4/FG9RXWZHU54OAR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/RXWZ/HU54OAR4/FG9RXWZHU54OAR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/RXWZ/HU54OAR4/FG9RXWZHU54OAR4.SMALL.jpg Ringer1515 This is a green house made out of a plastic bottle that keeps your plants really warm inside your house and traps the heat inside from the sun coming through your window. It can be made in less then five minutes. Hope this works as good for you as it did for me. How A Greenhouse Works First of al...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:40:36 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
Self Watering House Plant (with water level indicator) http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Watering-House-Plant-with-water-level-indicat/
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 22:32:55 PDT
Diapers Help Your Plants Grow! http://www.instructables.com/id/Diapers-Help-Your-Plants-Grow/
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 07:25:36 PDT
Used Tired Raised Garden & Tree Ring http://www.instructables.com/id/Used-Tired-Raised-Garden-amp-Tree-Ring/
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Sun, 21 Jun 2009 21:53:50 PDT
HomeMade Modern DIY Hanging Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/HomeMade-Modern-DIY-Hanging-Garden/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 07:57:06 PDT
Plant tower made out of PVC pipe (15 pockets) http://www.instructables.com/id/Plant-tower-made-out-of-PVC-pipe-15-pockets/
Plant tower made out of PVC pipe (15 pockets) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/9POB/HTNO73DO/FWY9POBHTNO73DO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/9POB/HTNO73DO/FWY9POBHTNO73DO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWY/9POB/HTNO73DO/FWY9POBHTNO73DO.SMALL.jpg algert555 In this instructable I'll try to show you how to build a planting tower out of 1 meter of PVC pipe. The planting tower can be used (based on the diameter) for strawberries, lettuce, (bigger pipes) pansies and other small summer flowers (smaller diameters) I made a couple of them already and the m...
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Sun, 6 Apr 2014 11:13:50 PDT
Mini Container Gardening http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Container-Gardening/
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Mon, 7 Apr 2014 16:34:00 PDT
Grass Lawn Chair Couch http://www.instructables.com/id/Grass-Lawn-Chair-Couch/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2009 17:07:41 PDT
POTATO TOWERS http://www.instructables.com/id/POTATO-TOWERS/
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Wed, 27 May 2009 13:16:20 PDT
Liftable hanging planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Hanging-planters/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 07:08:15 PDT
LARGE, EASY TO BUILD WORM COMPOSTER http://www.instructables.com/id/LARGE-EASY-TO-BUILD-WORM-COMPOSTER/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 08:51:03 PDT
Space Efficient Gardening Rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Efficient-Gardening-Rack/
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 13:10:49 PDT
DIY Growing potato tower with turning bins http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Growing-potato-tower-with-turning-bins/
DIY Growing potato tower with turning bins - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/XWBN/HTJPAIGF/FV8XWBNHTJPAIGF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/XWBN/HTJPAIGF/FV8XWBNHTJPAIGF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/XWBN/HTJPAIGF/FV8XWBNHTJPAIGF.SMALL.jpg jonathanengels Nowadays a lot of people lives in the city and they have most of the time a small gardening place. With this growing potato tower made of bins, we offer a DIY solution wich is very easy to heighten your potatoes just by turning the inside bin!  You can make this product on different proportions wit...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 15:22:32 PDT
Planter crates without screws http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter-crates/
Planter crates without screws - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/8KAZ/HTJPA67C/F2N8KAZHTJPA67C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/8KAZ/HTJPA67C/F2N8KAZHTJPA67C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/8KAZ/HTJPA67C/F2N8KAZHTJPA67C.SMALL.jpg J_Boi Here you can create planters without any hammering or screwing. The connection as well as the grips are completely made of rope, providing a uniform design. What you need Wood (min 25cm x 125cm) Rope (around 5m) Tools Saw Drill Measuring rule Tape Clams Thi...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 06:45:53 PDT
Casa Verde: A modular greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Casa-Verde-A-modular-greenhouse/
Casa Verde: A modular greenhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/S7VP/HTK5MHTZ/FENS7VPHTK5MHTZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/S7VP/HTK5MHTZ/FENS7VPHTK5MHTZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/S7VP/HTK5MHTZ/FENS7VPHTK5MHTZ.SMALL.jpg ashaderumeaux Casa Verde is the result of a school assignment. We worked on this project with 4 students Industrial Design from the University Ghent/ Howest Kortrijk (Belgium). We were working on different 'Urban Gardening' projects and our assignment was to make a modular greenhouse. Although we ourselves ar...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 13:15:27 PDT
Propane fire pit from copper fittings and a flower pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Propane-fire-pit-from-copper-fittings-and-a-flower/
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Tue, 30 Oct 2012 10:50:51 PDT
Time-Machine for Plants :-) http://www.instructables.com/id/Time-Machine-for-Plants-/
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 13:31:48 PDT
Indestrucible Plant ID Tags http://www.instructables.com/id/Indestrucible-Plant-ID-Tags/
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Tue, 14 Aug 2012 00:50:38 PDT
Make A Garden Planter From Decking http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Garden-Planter-From-Decking/
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Sat, 29 May 2010 15:57:04 PDT
Big Bush, Small Space ~ How to Espalier a Pomegranate Bush http://www.instructables.com/id/Big-Bush-Small-Space-How-to-Espalier-a-Pomegranate/
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Mon, 31 Mar 2014 11:06:08 PDT
Cutting Down a Tree in Pieces http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Down-a-Tree-Solo/
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Sat, 14 May 2011 21:16:14 PDT
Greenhouse Addition and Aquaponics http://www.instructables.com/id/Greenhouse-Addition-and-Aquaponics/
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Fri, 28 Mar 2014 23:45:10 PDT
How to Cut Down a Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cut-Down-a-Tree/
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Sun, 19 Aug 2007 21:04:45 PDT
Growing Tobacco http://www.instructables.com/id/Growing-Tobacco/
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Sun, 23 Mar 2014 21:28:19 PDT
Instant Hanging Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Instant-Hanging-Garden/
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Sat, 22 Mar 2014 06:24:00 PDT
Paper pots for quicker production and maximum capacity http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-pots-for-quicker-production-and-maximum-capa/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 09:00:59 PDT
Automatic Solar Powered Greenhouse Watering System http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Solar-Powered-Greenhouse-Watering-System/
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Fri, 21 Mar 2014 09:34:45 PDT
Backyard Garden Boxes - On the Cheap! http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Garden-Boxes-On-the-Cheap/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 22:49:43 PDT
Nook garden - Self watering system http://www.instructables.com/id/Nook-garden/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 18:07:16 PDT
Build a Nest Box for Bumblebees http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Nest-Box-for-Bumblebees/
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 13:28:58 PDT
Simple Vertical Strawberry Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Vertical-Strawberry-Planter/
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 07:56:28 PDT
Grow cherry tomatoes from cuttings. A newbie's guide. http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-cherry-tomatoes-from-cuttings-A-newbies-guide/
Grow cherry tomatoes from cuttings. A newbie's guide. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/X6VB/HSNFZAE8/FFYX6VBHSNFZAE8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/X6VB/HSNFZAE8/FFYX6VBHSNFZAE8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/X6VB/HSNFZAE8/FFYX6VBHSNFZAE8.SMALL.jpg Tarun Upadhyaya GROWTH UPDATE April 17, 2014: Check Step 8 for cuttings growth. Hello Citizens, I do have a small terrace garden mostly filled with pothos and lots of hanging baskets with ornamental plants but with an exception of some edible plants like basil and cherry tomatoes. I love to eat cherry tomat...
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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 02:41:57 PDT
Make a Zen Garden Rake for your Ashtray http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Zen-Garden-Rake-for-your-Ashtray/
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Sat, 1 Mar 2008 23:44:55 PST
Raised Garden Bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-Garden-Bed-1/
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 16:12:15 PDT
Transplanting your Tomato seedlings http://www.instructables.com/id/Transplanting-your-Tomato-seedlings/
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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 13:13:32 PDT
How to Make a Garden Trough (Hypertufa Planter) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Garden-Trough-Hypertufa-Planter/
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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 10:36:59 PST
Recycled Wood Box Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Wood-Box-Garden/
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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:43:20 PDT
Homemade soil screener/sifter http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-soil-screenersifter/
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 07:23:02 PST
Raised bed garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-bed-garden-1/
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 20:35:28 PST
Hobbit Hole Garden Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Hobbit-Hole-Garden-Planter/
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Sat, 1 Mar 2014 20:13:47 PST
How to Make Flowers Last Longer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Flowers-Last-Longer/
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 23:02:13 PST
Grow Seedlings http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-Seedlings/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 15:16:31 PST
How to Make Moss Graffiti http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Moss-Graffiti-2/
How to Make Moss Graffiti - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/3I5D/HRGP5XPL/FD63I5DHRGP5XPL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/3I5D/HRGP5XPL/FD63I5DHRGP5XPL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD6/3I5D/HRGP5XPL/FD63I5DHRGP5XPL.SMALL.jpg jsrubianoch Well I had a plain outdoor wall at my house and I really wanted to put something cool on it, so I looked for some graffiti but not and ordinary graffiti ,Moss Graffiti, I had seen some on the internet and I researched how to make it. It was pretty simple, so here I am making an Instructable on it fo...
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 15:20:26 PST