By Becky Striepe on October 15, 2012
It is officially fall, y’all, and that means that our outdoor herb gardens are about to be kaput. One way to save those delicate herb plants from the chilly fall weather is by transplanting them to containers and moving them to a sunny window indoors, and using self-watering containers makes growing that indoor herb garden even simpler!
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By Becky Striepe on September 7, 2012
New wood isn’t the only option for building a raised bed. Check out this great video on how to build a raised garden bed from reclaimed windows!
By Becky Striepe on April 16, 2012
Whiskey barrels that have done their time in the distillery are great for planting all kinds of ornamental and food plants, and they’re low impact to boot!
By Becky Striepe on January 10, 2012
A raft system is a hydroponics system where the plants grow in a medium and their roots hang in the water. This system is a easy to set up and is perfect for when you don’t have a lot of space. It is commonly used in very large commercial gardens, but you can make a smaller one to use at home.