Perennial Garden Seven high-performance perennials will give you plenty of flowers, all summer long and into fall. Tuck the garden into a corner or plop it in the middle of the lawn - these plants will put on a show. - Flower Beds and Gardens
Peony petals are edible! Garnish punches & lemonades, use in summer salads. In China, the petals are parboiled and sweetened for use as a tea-time delicacy - They were used China & Europe to treat headache, asthma, & childbirth pain.
Vertical growing allows almost any gardener to find a space for melons. There are many advantages of going vertical with your melon vines. the garden can be trellised to take up no more than a 3 foot wide "footprint" of garden space.
Cardboard Gardening With this easy, eco-friendly and free gardening method, you'll have a better garden in a few weeks. Lots of ideas for using cardboard in the garden, from mulch to planters to garden paths, to shoebox herb gardens
petunias and alyssum and snapdragon, pansies, alyssum in small container, by sweetcsdesigns. Her blog on how to arrange a gorgeous flower display.