Garden Update: Teepee Trellis

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I've been surrounded by gardeners my whole life and growing up my Mom always had a number of fruit trees, and a large fenced vegetable garden in the back. I have fond memories of sitting on my Great Grandmother's porch swing, watching the hummingbirds land on the feeder, and smelling her Muscadine . . .

Garden Update

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Lots of weed pulling, mulching and garden preparation going on at my house. So far this year I've planted basil, peas, and green, yellow and red peppers. Despite the fact that it is still early, I'm taking my chances on there being no more frost. Basil will turn black and die if it gets too cold at . . .

Patio Planters & Benches

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We live in a townhouse and therefore have a very tiny backyard and limited space for growing plants. Still, I manage to grow quite a few vegetables, flowers and herbs. For the past few years I've dreamed about building planters/benches to expand my space. The bench above caught my eye outside of . . .