Look! Terraced Herb Garden
We love the geometry and repetition of a terraced garden, and this little set-up (not pictured above), from the home of Susann Larsson of Purple Area, is an ingenious way to bring the look to your small-space deck or balcony garden. It works perfectly for herbs, which will stay small with constant harvesting… Susann’s lovely little garden benefits from the uniformity of the galvanized steel pots.
Growing Corn in Small Spaces: 6 Tips
Yes, you CAN grow full, plump ears of corn in a small garden! Start with an appropriate variety, prepare the site properly, understand corn pollination, plant in blocks, learn to hand pollinate (it's super easy!), and protect from wildlife. Learn the details here, and you'll be picking beautiful ears of corn from your own backyard.:
How to Grow Lots of Veggies in a Small Space
Planning a garden in urban areas requires thinking creatively to maximize space. Whether it's vertical gardening or just thinking out of the (garden) box, you can almost always squeeze a little more growing room out of the space you've got!
Wheel of the year medicinal herb garden. How cool is that?!?!? Not hard to put create either. This can be made as raised beds using stone or cinder blocks too.
Container Gardening - Add a Pinch
Container Gardening makes for an efficient method of vegetable, herb and flower gardening. You can create as big or as small of an area for your container gardens as you'd like or have the space to allow.
How to Save Vegetable Seeds
Save the seeds from your garden vegetables to replant next year, including how to save tomato seeds, pepper seeds, bean seeds, and more.
How to Make Hummingbird Nectar
Learn how to make hummingbird nectar with our simple homemade hummingbird food recipe! Plus, get tips for attracting hummingbirds to your garden.