As fresh foliage disappears from the winter landscape, rabbits and other creatures start feasting on plants they don’t normally touch. Protect the crowns of plants that fit this category, like coral bells, with chicken wire or hardware cloth. Netting won’t outsmart creatures at this point in the season. Deer will paw it off; rabbits will sit on it and reach through to leaves.
As seen on HGTV's Vanilla Ice Goes Amish, Rob Van Winkle (a.k.a. Vanilla Ice) shows his soft side while cuddling a baby rabbit during his rounds of chores at John Schalabach's farm in Fredericksburg, Ohio.
Many designers believe that every high-end space should have a few playful elements to add personality and whimsy. To add a lighthearted look to this black and white bathroom, a pair of iron robe hooks featuring male and female rabbit heads were installed on the subway tile wall.
The design of this nursery incorporates a masculine feel for the twin boys while still maintaining a soft aesthetic. For the concept of the room, designers channeled Mom's love for Peter Rabbit and added special touches with a wall decal and hand-painted bunny silhouettes.
Colorful books add a pop of color against the white color scheme of this dresser top stylized decor. Thick white matted picture frames display dainty pictures. A white rabbit bookend doubles as a fun flower display beneath the sunburst frame of the wall mounted mirror.
Family photos hang over the crib to keep Baby feeling safe and loved. In the crib, graphic prints are a lively pop of energy and style. Paint color above chair rail: Sherwin Williams Worldly Gray Code SW 7043; Crib: Baby Town; Crib mobile: Pottery Barn Kids
Galvanized troughs add a touch of whimsy and personality to this veggie garden. They're also too tall for rabbits and have a gopher-thwarting bottom. Nearby, colorful flowering plants draw pollinators to increase garden productivity.
This classic white kid's room is based on the nursery rhyme Peter Rabbit. The fabrics, paint colors and accessories reinforce this fanciful theme. White built-in shelving provides ample storage for books and toys.
Taking cues from the woods, this sweet-yet-stylish girls' room includes butterfly wallpaper and sequined fox and rabbit accents pillows. Matching bed frames, pink duvets and patterned sheets give each sister her own space for sleep while creating a look that's colorful and cohesive.
Stone walls, a whimsical wood balcony and an elaborate Peter Rabbit-inspired mural make this California kids' room an fairy tale-style retreat fit for a little prince or princess. Grass-colored carpet and 3-D greenery heighten the room's effect, while twin beds seem appear to be built into the architecture.