Hanging Gutter Garden//////// Plant Suggestions: Arugula, spinach, swiss chard, kale and all kinds of lettuces Annual herbs – cilantro, parsley, chives Strawberries – buy bare roots to save money and make planting easier Root Veggies – beets, radishes and maybe shallow carrot varieties like Tonda di parigi Annual Flowers – marigolds, nasturtiums, pansies and violas
How To Make a Hanging Gutter Garden aHa! Home & Garden
whoever thought that old tin cans could be cute?!
Here’s an idea that can accomplish several goals at once: hiding an ugly wall, shading a building and growing food. Even if you have a postage stamp-sized yard, you can grow row after row of herbs, veggies and ornamentals in a system like this one, created by WeeTree landscape designers of Chicago, which places horizontal planters in between fence posts for a stunning vertical garden effect.
Small but Expandable Step Garden (images via: urban garden) How do you squeeze every possible square inch of usable growing space out of a tiny balcony or deck? When space is an issue but you want to grow much more than just a pot full of essentials, stacked raised beds can do a lot with a small footprint. These raised beds by The Urban Garden stack in various configurations and help you ensure that all of your plants have equal access to the sunlight.
stacked raised beds