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  • Sustainable Food Center

    Vintage poster illustrations are so great! I wish all posters looked this good.

  • Sassafras

    A seed is a promise of abundance and plenty, please lose the scarcity mindset! Grow something edible or pretty and share with someone else! =CreacionesVerdes: VINTAGE GARDEN ART


    Wartime Food Poster: Dig for Plenty. Grow food in your garden or get an allotment.

  • Karen Bartley

    The home vegetable garden saved a lot of people during the war.

  • Meg Shannon

    Loving the vintage war Victory Garden posters

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Container gardening/ raised bed gardening. Don't forget to plant things birds can eat in the colder months.

Cleve West Allotment by Andrew Montgomery for Gardens Illustrated

Without even trying, this delapidated shed and the rainwater butt have become a charming focal point in this allotment garden.

"Dig for Plenty" by Le Bon, 1944, Gouache on board. For UK Ministry of Information

VicGar3.jpg - Reminds me of the Victory Garden we planted in our back yard. The women in the family took our produce to a central place that provided canning equipment.

an allotment - allotment gardens (another term for community gardens) are popular in Europe, the UK, and some parts of North America. On a sunny day in summer, they are pure joy: plants growing, people gardening and visiting, bees and butterflies flitting. Look into allotments around you.

would be cute to have a gate on the kids allotment!! :)

Dig for plenty - these old prints from the victory garden years would be neat to decoupage on wooden crates to hold flower pots, etc.