Garden Photo of the Day

Use paint to make a splash

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Photo/Illustration: Michelle Gervais

In the vegetable garden at Tower Hill Botanic Garden in Boyleston, Massachusetts, a bean tower isn’t just functional, it’s a colorful focal point.

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  1. phkat 02/14/2010

    Is the tower simply made of used pallets? If so, that's a brilliant idea!

  2. BillyGoodnick 02/15/2010

    Michelle: lovely idea that adds a nice burst of color to the garden. Adding that one to my idea file.

  3. hydroponics 02/16/2010

    Gardening was really a great thing to do.I am glad you posted an information about it.Actually i am sort of a garden lover and i am looking for some data about it.

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