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Load up a hypertufa trough with dwarf conifers, succulent sedums, and cascading groundcovers.

Hypertufa Troughs are a Garden Must-Have. Containers made of a portland cement mixture lend texture and interest to a garden. #gardeninspo # gardening

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Containers made of a portland cement mixture lend texture and interest to a garden.

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Hypertufa containers—also known as troughs—are rustic, striking, versatile, and perfect for small, alpine plants. A mix of cement, perlite, peat, and water, ...

How to Make a Hypertufa Trough

There were a lot of things I didn't know that wintry afternoon as I stepped inside the Rock Garden potting shed. I was to spend many hours in the shelter of ...

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Planting Sedum, Sempervivum and other rare hardy succulents and alpine plants in trough gardens is a time honoured tradition.

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Use hypertufa to make containers that look like stone | OSU Extension Service

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Hypertufa Concrete Garden Projects: How to Make Stylish Concrete Pots,…

Throwback to summer time when the gardens were flourishing - I love the blue lithodora in the background. . . . #silverferndesigns #hypertufa ...

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That wonderful potting shed, its adjacent greenhouse, propagation unit, cold frames, and pit houses have long since been razed, victims of that terribly ...

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Draped Hypertufa Planters

Denver Botanic Gardens has showcased and sold trough gardens and, for serious do-it-yourselfers, even has the recipe and instructions for how to build your ...

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Thanks to NetGalley and Timber Press for the opportunity to read and review Hypertufa Containers by Lori Chips. Hypertufa containers or troughs are made ...

Wintering Hypertufa - Snow is not a problem

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Do-it-yourself faux-stone containers bring a mini-garden to any setting. This arrangement of cactus and succulents was on display at the U.S. Botanic Garden ...

While some are more true to what you might see in nature others are probably only suited to a large garden installation. I can't imagine the work that must ...

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Workshop participants can learn about vegetable and how to create an alpine trough garden at the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center on Monday, ...

While some are more true to what you might see in nature others are probably only suited to a large garden installation. I can't imagine the work that must ...

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A Few Of My Favorite Hypertufa Pots

Caladiums fill the hypertufa troughs used to border this raised bed.

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Drought-tolerant Ceanothus makes a beautiful addition to the garden

Gorgeous Succulent Trough by Chris Rentmeister

Although when I delved into the subject I realized I had already embraced crevice gardening in a small way.

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... probably only suited to a large garden installation. I can't imagine the work that must have gone into cutting these stones to make the perfect curves.

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A 16x22x7 inch trough with common succulents

Hypertufa Troughs

Tufa is a natural, porous limestone that has been carved into planters troughs and garden ornaments for centuries; difficult to come by and expensive.

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But I intend to spread my horizons having seen some very inspiring crevice gardens, created both by man and nature, during last summer's travels.

While some are more true to what you might see in nature others are probably only suited to a large garden installation. I can't imagine the work that must ...

If you do get scrubbing then it might be an idea to check paths as well, some of them are getting very slippery in this wet weather.

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A dwarf maple starting to show fall color in a red tinted hypertufa trough. The chartreuse rosularia makes the other colors shine. Looks like squirrels have ...

This is in pretty gross condition right now (I haven't made a trough in years) and I didn't want to drag it out into better light because there might be ...

Soon I will be playing in the dirt with new pots.

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Stone Patio to display your trough gardens

The first thing I did was to have a picket fence constructed along the back of the shrubs. I took out the cotoneaster at the back of the property and ...

Does your Mom love to garden? Fine Gardening has pulled together these do it yourself projects to give you some ideas for Mom and help her to make the ...

This box was then lined with plastic, so that the hypertufa would not stick to the wood.

This large and heavy trough also cracked when I lifted it from its mold, but

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Very excited to announce the launch of my new book!!!💫 It is all about # hypertufa containers - how to make them, place them and plant them.

2014 June to Sept T Rex Trough from The Hypertufa Gardener

It's week 3 of my Hypertufa pot making experiments and I have a very large wheelie bin full of rejects. I'm working on the basis that I will find the right ...

The third hypertufa trough, which cracked, now holds Caladiums.

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Give amaryllis a little push for luscious indoor bloom

Homemade concrete planters add a decorative touch.

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You don't need to drive far from Denver to find a wealth of rocks suitable for crevice gardening. These slates and sandstones split easily along horizontal ...

We now headed on further up to Idaho and our favorite place to camp and hike. Just outside of Ketchum in the Sawtooth Recreation area.

Clematis climb into a special place in the garden

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A few badly grazed Azaleas fall along the peremiter of this new raised bed. Broken

You need strong arms to mix up the hypertufa

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Once it does it isn't long before the flowers spread carpeting the ground.

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You don't need to drive far from Denver to find a wealth of rocks suitable for crevice gardening. These slates and sandstones split easily along horizontal ...

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