My garden swing

biddlebeach(PA)June 7, 2011

Here is a pic of the wing planted, hope this works :)

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rock_oak_deer(8b TX)

How fun, those impatiens are nice and bright. Now I see how you put it together and that you're using the chicken wire to hold the plants in place. You can also use garden netting as an anchor.

Just a few weeks for the plants to grow in and it'll be a great centerpiece for your garden.

    Bookmark   June 7, 2011 at 10:01AM
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alaMel(4a)

I really love this idea! How fun!

    Bookmark   June 7, 2011 at 10:12AM
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concretenprimroses(4B NH)

You are off to a great start! Looks like it will work to me. Mother nature takes over now (plus watering by you of course).
Kathy

    Bookmark   June 7, 2011 at 10:37AM
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oldcrafty(8)

That really turned out cute. It will look better soon....as the plants will grow with all that water and attention you give them!

    Bookmark   June 7, 2011 at 10:48AM
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Calamity_J(z7bc)

Good job!!!

    Bookmark   June 7, 2011 at 11:43AM
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Marlene Kindred

Looking good...did you plant ferns on the top? My 50 something eyes can't tell.....

:-)

    Bookmark   June 7, 2011 at 1:54PM
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biddlebeach(PA)

The top and the back of the seat are planted with sedum which had been growing on my stone wall, as I was scooping it up I saw that it had attached it self to leaves, so I tucked the leaves into the chicken wire. I hope they take off. if not, there is way more where that came from,, lol
thanks everyone for the wonderful ideas that I have gotten from here, my husband now, just says,, "okay dear, what would you like ME to do?". whenever I come up with another project..

    Bookmark   June 7, 2011 at 2:22PM
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nanatricia

Looking good!!!

    Bookmark   June 7, 2011 at 10:19PM
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sunnyca_gw

I think that will be lovely in a short while! Like the plants going up back of seat too! Jan

    Bookmark   June 8, 2011 at 12:45AM
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biddlebeach(PA)

Thank you! I hope it works out!
I LOVE this place and the closer I get to retirement the more time I will have to play in my yard!

    Bookmark   June 9, 2011 at 8:23AM
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jeannespines

Looks like a new adventure! Good luck! Keep watering! Jeanne S.

    Bookmark   June 12, 2011 at 10:09PM
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