Vegetables in pots is a great way to extend your growing space; and as backyard homesteaders we are always looking for that! There are lots of vegetables that will grow fantastically in pots and other containers. And many of them are rather pretty so I love having them on my back porch or even at […]
Ready to start a garden or learn how to farm but stop in your tracks because you have no yard or land to do it on? Meet me – I’m an organic gardener that has never in her life had a garden of her own, but people pay me to grow theirs! Turns out there […]
Finding the space to grow a successful garden isn’t always easy. Planting in containers is a great solution to this problem. Your average container may have room for a small number of plants, but certainly not a whole garden. GreenStalk is a stackable garden system that allows you to save space and grow vertically. This […]
If you are like me, you are forgetful. And if you are forgetful, sometimes you forget to water the seedlings. And when you forget to water the seedlings, they die. So I was pretty excited when I experimented with making simple recycled soda bottle greenhouses to start seedlings in. You can use these to plant […]
As the weather begins to warm up, more time is spent outside enjoying the great outdoors. Just as you add beautiful decor and floral arrangements inside your home, why not spruce up your yard or patio with some beautiful hanging plants? They add visual interest and a pop of color to any outdoor space. Hanging […]
Since we have limited growing space, we have to think outside the box often in our gardening. We will do this by using buckets, pots and containers to grow tomatoes. Growing tomatoes in containers is a great way for just about anyone to have a garden fresh beauty for sandwiches, salads or just munching on.