These Vertical Garden Ideas Are Perfect for Small Spaces
Vertical gardening, a boon for the land-challenged, is on the rise. Here, we detail a few of our favorite ways to get started on your own DIY vertical garden, including tips on planting, watering, hanging, and decorating.
One of the best feelings for me is when plants you thought were on the way out surprise you by making a come back. I have had an agave parrasana in my dry bed for 3 winters now. In 2009/10 the snow damaged it so badly I thought that was it, but it bravely thought on. Then this winter with all the snow and cold I thought that surely it wont cope this time. Come spring when all the rest of plants got going this little agave parrasana just sat there looking very dead. You can just make it…
Winter checklist: Get your garden, patio, roof terrace or balcony ready for winter
As the weather outside gets colder, we tend to spend more time inside. However, there's still time to get your garden, patio, roof terrace or balcony ready for winter and make sure that your plants, ponds, garden birds and other animals are prepared for the colder weather.