Design

The History and Mythology of Garden Gnomes

Garden gnomeWe’ve all seen garden gnomes set out in gardens, but what’s the story behind them? Why did people start setting out statues of these tiny men with beards and pointy red hats?

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4 Ways to Garden Vertically

Balcony garden in Rome, ItalyMost balcony container gardeners who have done some balcony garden design research have probably heard the term “gardening up.” Gardening up is the practice of using vertical space on a balcony in order to grow more plants in our small outdoor spaces and to create a more visually interesting garden space.

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How to Clean and Maintain Garden Sculptures

Angel garden statuefairy garden statueGarden statues are a great addition to any garden, even balcony container gardens. But like with anything in the garden, you will have to perform regular maintenance on your garden statues. Cleaning and maintaining this type of garden decor is easy, but make sure you do it correctly as to not damage the garden statue material.

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How to Make a Cheap Plant Shelf

DIY build plant shelfThe ultimate downside to having a balcony container garden is the small space to work with. There are many ways you can maximize your balcony garden space, and one great way is to keep container plants on shelves. It's not only healthier for the plants, it also allows you to keep more plants and enjoy your balcony garden even more!

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5 Creative Ways to Display Indoor Plants

Indoor succulent plant displayUsing plants in your apartment decor can be fun. Be as creative as you can and try new things. As long as your container plant will have enough light to grow, you can brighten up the inside of your home or apartment with plants. Here are five creative ways to show off your plants indoors.

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