Planting a gorgeous Window Box~ with some special helpers!

Planting a gorgeous Window Box~ with some special helpers!

We’ve had so many requests to update our video on planting this sweet window box on our bike shed. You asked – we answered! This year I’ve got some extra special helpers for this project! Enjoy~

Proven Winners Plants Featured:
Hanging Basket:
Boldly Dark Red Geraniums
Diamond Frost Euphorbia
Superbena Sparkling Amethyst Verbena

Window Box:
Boldly Dark Red Geraniums
Rosemary
Spiralis Corkscrew Rush
Laguna Dark Blue Lobelia
Sweet Caroline Medusa Green Sweet Potato Vine
Supertunia Royal Velvet
Moonlight Knight Lobularia
Double Delight Blush Rose Begonia
Whirlwind Starlight Scaevola (added in after video for some more blue!)

50 Comments

  1. Pamela Galvan on May 14, 2022 at 7:41 pm

    Yes please. 👍😊

  2. Nin Cootie on May 14, 2022 at 7:41 pm

    I love this and thank you for including your family. Precious

  3. Carmen B on May 14, 2022 at 7:41 pm

    That was absolutely spectacular. I love that island and was there once when I was young. I most definitely will visit again soon. What a talented you have. Thank you for making that video for us with best wishes to Laura and Aaron, they really rock too:) Beautiful family too!

  4. Carol Dieter on May 14, 2022 at 7:42 pm

    YES! A walk through would be wonderful – especially with your beautiful children Please remember to show that window box a little later….can’t wait! 🌸

  5. Maritza Ceballos on May 14, 2022 at 7:46 pm

    Would love a walkthrough

  6. NuttyNora 1 on May 14, 2022 at 7:47 pm

    Would love to be on Mackinac….great window box and boys!

  7. Dee McKinney on May 14, 2022 at 7:49 pm

    Lived lived seeing your gardens and your home and your family

  8. EL JARDÍN DE AURA💐 on May 14, 2022 at 7:50 pm

    So cute!!

  9. Maritza Ceballos on May 14, 2022 at 7:50 pm

    Love you planting with the Boys.
    I started Gardening when my children where small.

  10. Dan & Jan Harris on May 14, 2022 at 7:51 pm

    loved this video!

  11. Aubreysclothesline on May 14, 2022 at 7:51 pm

    So much Joy! Thank you Jack!!!

  12. AP 83 on May 14, 2022 at 7:52 pm

    This is so precious.

  13. Connie A on May 14, 2022 at 7:52 pm

    Loved seeing your little helpers, I think we have some future gardeners, 😊

  14. Patty Chaborek on May 14, 2022 at 7:52 pm

    Love. The boys you are a caring dad and yes would love to see . More of your garden

  15. Dee McKinney on May 14, 2022 at 7:53 pm

    Loved loved

  16. Zee Dooo on May 14, 2022 at 7:54 pm

    Little guy too cute trying to help…..

  17. Tracey McCall on May 14, 2022 at 7:54 pm

    Awesome video!! keep it up!!!

  18. Helen Peralta on May 14, 2022 at 7:55 pm

    Thank you for sharing your beautiful family with us. I’m eleven months late. Hope I can find the walk through of your home at some point. Really enjoy your videos.

  19. Bette Herring on May 14, 2022 at 7:59 pm

    Great looking family. Your very blessed!

  20. Life with Alegria on May 14, 2022 at 8:00 pm

    Ah that’s why you don’t plant the tags, got it! 🤣 Great video. Lovely to see the boys being such amazing helpers. What fun! Beautiful window box too. 🌸

  21. Y. Peffle on May 14, 2022 at 8:03 pm

    🌿❤

  22. Patty Miller on May 14, 2022 at 8:04 pm

    Beautiful family!

  23. Charles Burkhart on May 14, 2022 at 8:05 pm

    The guys did a great job planting and watering. I know they will take good care of chickens!

  24. Muktha Tumkur on May 14, 2022 at 8:05 pm

    As a gardener wanna be and as a avid cyclist, I just added Mackinac Island to my bucket list. I would have never known about this beautiful escape in time if it wasn’t for your YT Channel! I’d love to see a challenge – ask the boys to plant a collection of "approved" plants the way that they would like. Thank you!

  25. Jeanne Lindholm on May 14, 2022 at 8:10 pm

    Loved your video! Would love to see more. Your boys are adorable!

  26. Mary Lou Bogema on May 14, 2022 at 8:13 pm

    Love to see more of your special home and its gardens on Mackinac. Don’t forget the chickens and their coop!

  27. dnmccurry on May 14, 2022 at 8:13 pm

    It’s awesome to watch you with your sons!!

  28. Barbara Van Erp on May 14, 2022 at 8:13 pm

    Too cute

  29. Carol Cassidy on May 14, 2022 at 8:14 pm

    Yes would love to see your other gardens! Love seeing you with your sweet little boys! Enjoy these precious moments because there gone in the blink of an eye!😊

  30. Christine Ti on May 14, 2022 at 8:15 pm

    You are an absolutely wonderful gardener, but your best work is being a great husband and father. Hope you have a fantastic day with your beautiful family. =)

  31. dnmccurry on May 14, 2022 at 8:15 pm

    This was awesome!! What a beautiful family you have!!

  32. Judy Mertz on May 14, 2022 at 8:20 pm

    Yes to the walk through.

  33. William and Cynthia Lyons on May 14, 2022 at 8:21 pm

    This was so wonderful to watch. We would love to see all of the gardens!

  34. Janice Payne on May 14, 2022 at 8:22 pm

    What a fortunate beautiful life you have!

  35. Dianne Samov on May 14, 2022 at 8:22 pm

    I would love to see a walk through.

  36. Katie Holdwick on May 14, 2022 at 8:25 pm

    What plants are in that beautiful hanging basket?! Making notes for summer planters in a cold January in the mitten state

  37. Amy Johnson on May 14, 2022 at 8:25 pm

    Sweet! Teaching them young. Working with them and getting them involved

  38. Lan Tran Jacoby on May 14, 2022 at 8:26 pm

    Beautiful ❤️❤️❤️

  39. V M on May 14, 2022 at 8:26 pm

    Just found your channel. I am originally from Michigan. Makes me homesick. Love seeing your designs and your sweet family. Thank you.

  40. Ron Kirby on May 14, 2022 at 8:27 pm

    You are a blessed man with a beautiful family.Mackinac Island is my happy place. We try to come every year from Cincinnati Ohio.We are planning on coming in August and staying at the Straits Campground.Looking forward to watching more of your videos. God Bless you and your family.

  41. bee on May 14, 2022 at 8:27 pm

    Such a sweet family. Your youngest little one was so patiently holding flowers to be potted. Adorable!

  42. Karla Kadow on May 14, 2022 at 8:28 pm

    I love hearing Jack talk about beautiful Mackinac Island and this video is so sweet. Jack you have a beautiful family! Thank you for sharing…I know it is an older video, but I’m just discovering all of the Jack Barnwell Design videos on YouTube. Visiting Makinac Island is on my bucket list for sure!

  43. California a través de mis ojos on May 14, 2022 at 8:30 pm

    I have my own little garden and I’m learning how to take care of it by watching your videos.

  44. Steven Horowitz on May 14, 2022 at 8:33 pm

    You I would say are truly blessed.

  45. Rebecca Oliver on May 14, 2022 at 8:33 pm

    Who knew planting a window box could be so magical?! Thanks for expanding my horizons!!

  46. Sandy G on May 14, 2022 at 8:34 pm

    Hi Jack! You have a beautiful family. It was fun watching the boys helping you plant the window box, which turned out beautiful! I would love to see more of your place. Thank you for sharing!

  47. Mary Ann Smith on May 14, 2022 at 8:35 pm

    What a lovely family you have Jack! Love the flower box and your little helpers are so adorable!

  48. Iraida Manda on May 14, 2022 at 8:38 pm

    Yes…yes. Let’s see a video of your gardens.

  49. Mary Horvath on May 14, 2022 at 8:39 pm

    Would love to see how the window box looks in about a month. Also would like to see your flower gardens. Enjoyed today’s video!!

  50. Kris Clark on May 14, 2022 at 8:40 pm

    I remember looking out the window and seeing Steve’s horse grazing at the window box. Damn horse!

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