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How to Grow Strawberries in Rain Gutters

The flavor of a store-bought strawberry can never compare to the flavor of a homegrown strawberry, but not everyone has room to plant a garden. Fortunately, you can convert a piece of rain gutter ...
  • 550paracord

    Grow #strawberries in rain #gutters! #gardening #garden #planting #fruits

  • W. R-D

    Rain gutter strawberry garden. Fill an old rain gutter with soil, plant the berries & harvest them as the overhang. Much easier than crawling through Rows of berries on the ground and you won't need straw between the rows! http://thehomesteadsurvival.com/hanging-gutter-garden/#.URMsPkq9Kc2

  • Taryn Heiner

    What a great idea ~ Google "growing strawberries in rain gutter" to see sights with directions ~ this is just a photo, but I LOVE the idea! (seeing this gave me an idea of how to use the space in my backyard for gardening that I can't put plants directly on.)

  • Michelle Shaffer

    Gutter berries! Here's an interesting way to grow strawberries, fill an old rain gutter with soil, plant the berries & harvest them as the overhang. Much easier than crawling through Rows of berries on the ground and you won't need straw between the rows! More Gardening Ideas here: http://www.budget101.com/frugal/gardening-landscaping-208/

  • Sharon Konczak-Weatherhead

    bonus idea: Recycled rain gutters = elevated strawberry planters. (a) Reminds me of that song: "I'm in heaven, this is heaven..." Yumm... (b) Growing strawberries a couple feet off the ground keeps them safe from slugs snails (which will love to munch on 'em if given the opportunity)

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