"it all depends what the chemicals are in the plywood, I have raised beds made of cedar that have been in use for over 10 years and are still in good shape
I have also used plastic window boxes that I built a wood frame around to make the look…"
"the hornets never really bother anyone, One year I walked passed on every day ( less then 2 feet from my head) on my way to the dog pen and never saw it untill the leaves in the tree fell. It was 4 times bigger the the one pictured. I love the…"
To set the record straight, I have never taken the MG course. I am a lifetime student in the "gardening area". I have been around plants from 7 grade. I am well versed in many of the horticultural practices from flower arrangement to zen gardening. My expertise is in native plants and the propagation of them. At this time in my life I am a Steward for the local forest preserve, educate the boy scouts in botany when they come over for there monthly lesson, help out Habitat for Humanity in their Garden together Program, and I am attempting to finish my book on native plants. I also take at least one horticultural course a year. A number of MG come to me when they have problems. I do not know everything but I have an extensive library to research any problems
"I would also feel really lost in such a bleak environment. We were in Germany across the street from the barracks in 1972 living in German rental housing. Lots of chain link & barb wire for a view. Wouldn't want to be stationed in the…"