Articles for tag: Terracotta

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Ways to Use Broken Clay Pots

Clay pots are easily broken. If terracotta planters are bumped with something heavy or dropped, they will most certainly break, and at the very least they will crack. Instead of throwing away broken clay pots, consider the many ways to use them. Some people break clay pots intentionally to use them in the following beneficial ...

Ideas for Decorating a Room in Terracotta

Natural terracotta is absolutely beautiful. The rich, reddish natural clay hue evokes thoughts of southwestern style or cottage gardens that include enormous terracotta planters filled with beautiful flowers and trailing vines. No matter the style, bring this striking color into the home when decorating, and embellish the room in natural terracotta. Create a welcoming earth-tone ...

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Creative Ways to Plant Hens and Chicks

Hens and chicks are some of the hardiest and most versatile succulents available. They spread and fill in bare spots, and when they eventually produce very interesting and eye catching blooms, especially when root bound. Hens and chicks have been popular for many years, and they will continue as a flowerpot favorite for decks, patios, ...

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How to Plant a Shrub in a Container

Growing a shrub in a container will add variety and uniqueness to the design of your garden or porch. Shrubs can be displayed indoors or outside. Shrubs can be planted at any time, but will establish more quickly if planted during Autumn or Spring. You will need: A Shrub Container Gravel, or Terracotta crocks Compost ...

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New Best Restaurants in Littleton, Colorado

Downtown Littleton has always been known for its unique little shops and restaurants, but in recent years the town has been morphing into a more hip and modern version of itself, much in the manner of Wash Park and Platte Park before it. Since the writing of ‘The Best Restaurants in Littleton, Colorado,’ a couple ...

Update Your Garden’s Planters and Pots

Gardening can be fun, therapeutic and add bright color to any home landscape. There is an easy way to add bright flowers and shrubs to that landscape without having to dig into the ground. Consider using planters and pots to hold your plants. The use of planters and pots is sometimes easier than ground planting ...