Urban Garden

Collection by Jessica Reeves


Planning to get a wee vege garden going for the summer. We only have a small backyard that doesn't get a lot of sun so I'm looking for clever ways to make the most of the space we have andthe sun shine we get.

Jessica Reeves
DIY Vertical Pallet Garden

DIY Vertical Pallet Garden

Growing veg upside down - brilliant idea to make the most of our space.

Hanging Vegetable Garden – What Vegetables Can Be Grown Upside Down

When you have limited space to garden, add a hanging vegetable garden with vegetables grown upside down. What can be grown upside down? Read here to learn about vegetables for an upside down garden.

Newspaper seedling planters

Newspaper Plant Pots by Michele Made Me

Create your own simple and eco-friendly seed planting pots using only a pair of scissors, newspaper and a jar. Use black & white newspaper to make the pots a...

DIY wormery.

How to make your own wormery - Vertical Veg

A wormery will recycle your waste food to make a superb fertiliser for your crops and a living soil in your containers. Wormeries are perfect for small spaces: they’re small, don”t smell and make compost faster than conventional composters. You can either buy one (in the UK many councils offer them at discounted prices) or it …

DIY compost bins.  Love it!

4 DIY Compost Bins You Can Build in One Day (VIDEO)

Save money on a compost bin by building your own. You can recycle wooden pallets, trash cans, barrels and cinder blocks for these projects.

This grow tower is an amazing space saver.  Project for the weekend I reckon!

How to Build a Sustainable Grow Tower [VID] – for under $10

This pallet garden looks great and easy.

5 Ways To Grow Organic Food In Small Spaces for Preppers, Survivalists and Every Day Folks

With the constant onslaught of GMOs, pesticides, and chemicals making their way into the food supply, growing food in your …

When and how to grow cucumbers.


Good ideas for urban gardens.

Being An Urban Gardener: Creating A City Vegetable Garden

Even if you're an urban gardener with little space, you can still benefit from growing a city vegetable garden. Use the following information to help get you started. Click here to get started.

Yay for beets!



Spinach know-how.


Strawberry growing


Peat pots for seedlings

Sowing Seed in Pots

September planting

September Sow and Plant