May , Garden border fencing can also define the space while keeping kids and dogs out Trellising would allow you to grow your climbing vegetables and flowers around the perimeter to create privacy for an outdoor room with a sitting area in the center of the garden If an open view is more your style, then simply
house garden with white picket fence and flowers View as slideshow Photo by Jerry Pavia Casual cottage gardens play host to everything from afternoon naps on a hammock to lantern lit dinners Inviting front gardens with loosely designed flower beds and rambling paths can channel a rustic charm that extends to the
Jun , For fencing, Clausen recommends the tried and true eight foot tall fence to deter leaping deer from crossing However, she also shares the information that two, four foot high fences placed three to four feet apart will also do the trick, because deer are wary of becoming trapped between the two fences.
When enclosure is wanted, fences, walls, gates are all permanent restrictions made of lasting materials A sense of enclosure can be made from living materials such as hedges, or temporary barriers Within the larger space of the garden small edgings of brick, or decorative border fencing can set off beds and paths.
Jun , In the six summers we ve lived here deer have been a constant, chomping presence on the hosta gardens that border the house, on the planters Sallie And here was my fondest hope, my hypothesis, my leap of faith perhaps no fence would be necessary if I placed the bales in a wide open area close to
Jun , Boxwoods in fiberglass planters Hostas in my back garden growing too close together A rock path at the Lee Mansion in Marblehead, Ma A rock path next to a brick sidewalk in Salem, MA Beautiful brick driveway with zinc planters in Salem, MA Shade garden in Salem, MA Inspiration for my fence project
Feb , I ve had some luck fencing off the garden in the early part of the year (when the veggies really are defenseless) but letting my girls in once the plants are We re doing a low strung cable wire fence this year across the bottom of our garden I hate it when they scratch up my fastidious perennial border.
Jan , Donald Trump plans to build a wall on the U.S Mexico border, but history shows that building a big wall can have unintended consequences In flat, open country within the city s northern boundary, the land to the west is checkered with brown wheatfields and lush, green, potato gardens Eastward
Jul , Most of the beach homes we ve stayed at use local found shells to line the borders of garden beds Of course, being a coastal design blogger, I couldn t resist using this summer s beach combing bounty collection to create a beautiful whelk shell garden edge in our backyard Sea Shell Garden Edging.