Some call it thrifty, but I will admit it, I am cheap. When I was shopping for several large trellis systems for my garden, I knew there had to be a better option that didn’t involve spending my whole paycheck. Check out my $5 trellis for raised bed gardens!
If you’re limited on gardening space or maybe want to block out some neighbors and get a little privacy in your backyard then building some planter boxes with trellises may be the way to go. These great additions to the garden are easy to build, inexpensive and can provide you with a lot of food […]
Many of us garden in containers and the following ideas are perfect for trellising over container plants or just over the ground.
So often, we keep our gardens close to the ground, with lots of color and activity at a few feet or lower but very little up higher. Drawing the eye upward with some climbing plants can change your landscape significantly.
Over the years, I tried all kinds of ways to support my tomatoes. It usually involved tying since I never had enough room to store those big tomato cages over the winter. I have friends who support their tomatoes with cages, and they do, in fact, work pretty well. But I wanted to find a […]
If you’ve never grown cucumbers on trellis, you should try it. Here are the 3 biggest reasons that I won’t grow them any other way!