Cinder Block Fire Pit for just $40 28 cinder block caps (fire resistant) Small bag of mortar 2 bags of lava rock! Wa-la! :) All purchased from lowes. Took about 3 hours total ( would have been faster but our ground wasn't level)
Herb circle A. Chives B. Tarragon C. Parsley D. Fennel E. Sweet Marjoram F. Southernwood G. Artemisia H. English lavender I. Santolina J. Mint K. Oregano L. Dill M. Borage N. Summer savory O. Sage P. Lemon verbena Q. Spike lavender R. Sweet basil S. Thyme T. Rosemary U. Peppermint-scented geranium
If you’ve got a garage, shed, or even a house with bare ground nearby, you may be missing an opportunity. Structures create an instant backdrop, breaking the line of sight so that the eye concentrates on the garden, not something in the distance. They also provide a microclimate: deflecting wind and providing a few hours of shade, depending on their orientation. Here are 4 different ideas for filling that empty space.