Showing posts from June, 2014

Creative Fairy Garden Ideas

If you like Fairy Gardens, here are some very creative gardens for you to see. Enjoy!

I hope you enjoyed all these cute little Fairy Gardens and don't forget to "Like" Garden Thyme with the Creative Gardener.

Happy Gardening!


Creating Fairy Gardens or Miniature Gardens

Creating fairy gardens or miniature gardens can be a fun project. This is a project that you can do by yourself or it can be a great way to spend time with children. If you live in an apartment or have a home that does not have space for a garden, miniature gardening may be what you are looking for. It allows you to play in the dirt, get creative and design a miniature landscape. I will admit, that miniature gardens are far easier to maintain than a full size garden. Miniature gardens can be made in containers or they can be installed directly into the ground. I have both, but I am finding that I prefer containers more. Here are a couple of new gardens that I have made.

The garden above is in a small dish that sits inside an arbor planter that I found at a garage sale for $1.00.  I painted the arbor and found a small container that would serve as the planting area. I added two miniature hostas and a Japanese Maple seedling as the tree. I added some rock for a patio with some moss for…