Rebecca Whitley

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Planters and Raised Beds for Butterflies: Gardener's Supply

A raised bed for pollinators, growing in the Trough VegTrug. <i>Illustrations by Carlie Hamilton</i><p>TO ATTRACT butterflies and other pollinators, simply …

Gardening

Homemade Lemon Gum Drops Recipe, Whats Cooking America

Homemade Lemon Gum Drops<p>Prep Time: 30 minutes<p>Cook Time: PT<p>Yield: 50 gum drops<p>Ingredients:<p>3/4 cup fresh-squeezed lemon juice<br>1 (1 3/4-ounce) box …

DIY: Rose Petal Honey

On my last day in India, I had my first taste of rose petal honey, swirled into the yogurt I ate for breakfast as I sat on a balcony watching the Taj …

Hanging Planter (made with plastic fishbowls!)

I don't know exactly what it is, but there's something about hanging planters that can be so special (and a bit magical). Maybe it's because you …

17 easy-to-start seeds for beginner gardeners

Think you can't grow anything? Try these easy-to-grow seeds in your garden and you might begin to think you have a green thumb.<p>Starting your own …

Gardening

The vertical veg man

You don’t need to have access to a garden or allotment to grow your own fruit and vegetables. The vertical veg man - Mark Ridsdill Smith - presents his complete guide to growing food in small spaces. This week - getting started<p>Don’t be deterred from trying to grow food if you don’t have a garden. …

Enjoy cut flowers from the garden all year round

Grow your own florist shop in the garden this year, with a mix of bulbs and easy annuals - simple and so rewarding<p>I love the idea of picking a big bunch of flowers from my garden and setting them in a vase on the kitchen table, but with a smallish garden it takes a really special occasion for me to …

Watch: A Captivating Time-Lapse Of Snowflakes Forming In Midair

What does a snowfall look like? Not as it floats down from a gray sky to land upon an outstretched tongue, but as it grows from a single molecule? It looks like some kind of crystal flower, blossoming from a singularity in space-time.<p>Backed by a soft piano nocturne taken from Aphex Twin, Russian …