Category Archives: hanging garden

Guest Bloggers Wanted.

Here is the deal. I love this website. I worked really hard to get it where it is, and I would like to see it go to another level. The problem is, I just don’t have the time to write … Continue reading

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A Backyard Permaculture Tour

This is one of my favorite types of posts to make. A tour of an ongoing backyard Permaculture garden. Rick Larson is located in zone 5 (Wisconsin) and is working a good sized yard. You can see from the video … Continue reading

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Small Space Growing Strategy- The Rain Chain

(Cop on Bicycle) In this video Jim Martin shows us how you can make a “rain chain”. What a rain chain is, is a planter method where you hang plants with the largest on top down to the smallest on … Continue reading

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Here is Jim Martin showing another option for growing vertically when you are space challenged.

Cop On Bicycle You have more space than you think. We just have to find creative ways to use it. Vertical growing is one of the best options for multiplying the size of tiny gardens. Tweet it

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Documentary about Paisajismo Urbano – Vertical Ecosystems. Large urban wall garden design

paisajismourbano If you don’t speak Spanish, get over it and read the subtitles. The work “Nacho” Cabello is doing with vertical gardens is remarkable and should be replicated in every city in the world. Tweet it

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DIYFS Podcast #9 : Beginners Angst

This Podcast is one I thoroughly enjoyed writing and recording. Basically, it came to be like this. Attainable Sustainable , which I subscribe to through facebook (here is theirs), posted a question to their readers asking what was holding them … Continue reading

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Limited garden space? Go Vertical!

Marty’s Garden Happy Garden For all of you apartment dwellars and folks with postage stamp lawns, you have way more space for food production than you think…grow 3 dimensionally. This video and the site it references has a bunch of … Continue reading

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Making a DIY hanging garden- step by step with all reused materials.

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