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4 Easy Steps To Build A Simple Cold Frame

A cold frame is basically a small greenhouse where you can keep growing crops well into the colder months of fall and winter. It’s a space-saving way of extending your growing season, and starting off your plants early if you don’t have the space for a greenhouse. This project is relatively easy to do and is a great way to reuse old windows and timber.

Color For Shade

Shaded areas in gardens, such as those under a canopy of large trees or those situated behind a structure or wall that blocks the light, usually suffer from lack of color and interest, resulting in a dark and dull area. Liven up those areas that receive little to none direct light with shade-loving plants that have textured, bright colored leaves and flowers. Yes, even flowering plants can thrive in shaded areas in the garden. Below are lists of some of