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May Flowers: DIY Garden Accessories


Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, garden, protection )

Cher
- 591 days ago - greenerideal.com
I came across a nifty DIY bee hive tutorial on the Homesteading Self Sufficiency Survival page, and soon found myself deep into an internet investigation of all kinds of do-it-yourself homes and hideaways for attracting critters to your yard and garden.



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Nyack Clancy (452)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 7:58 am
Noted- Thanks for the creative ideas!
 

Mary T. (321)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 8:41 am
wish there was instruction on making a bat house, need them to control the mosquito population
 

Barbara DeFratis (23)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 10:41 am
Thank You, Cher. Yes, we do need to grow more flowers. I am currently learning how. With any luck and a Wing and a Prayer I may yet develop a Green Thumb.
 

Sonia Minwer Barakat Reque (54)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 12:46 pm
Good article,thanks for sharing
 

Shanti S. (0)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 1:10 pm
Thank you.
 

Gloria H. (88)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 2:32 pm
google bat houses..........I'm sure yoy will find instructions. Also, public libraries sometimes have nature craft books for kids /adults on how to construct them
I wonder if plastic /paper drinking straws would work for bee houses? Would they be too small for a bee to fit in?If so, find straws at dollar stores.
What about paper towel, tp rolls if they are protected from the rain?
 

Joanne Dixon (40)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 3:52 pm
I'll refrain from making the obvious suggestion to abduct Michelle Bachman, she should attract bats ... oh, wait, it's too late, isn't it?
 

Birgit W. (152)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 5:14 pm
Thank you.
 

Joan McAllister (1064)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 5:30 pm
Noted. Thanks Cher
 

Eternal Gardener (761)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 6:58 pm
Utterly cool!
 

Mari 's (1364)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 5:27 am
Awesome Cher!! :)
 

Gvapo T. (22)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 9:46 am
great ideas
I'll definitely try to build some of those ;)
 

Dan(iel)) M. (25)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 10:23 am
Great Ideas. Thanks for posting.
 

Diane K. (132)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 11:17 am
I like the bird feeder idea, especially! Thanks for posting, Cher!
 

Alicia N. (87)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 9:02 pm
These are just amazing!
Thanks Cher
 

Shawna S. (44)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 9:08 pm
cool, thanks :")
 

Carol H. (229)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 1:21 pm
thanks Cher, noted
 
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