5 Easy Small Vegetable Garden Ideas to Try

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. There are some really neat small vegetable garden ideas in this article. If you see an option you like, click on the link for more details. There’s one option that is perfect for indoor gardening, even during the winter. It’s a commercial product, […]

53 Favorite Backyard Projects

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. If you’re looking for inspiration and tutorials for backyard projects to tackle this summer, this article could help you! Sunset has collected 53 different backyard projects. Some would work well in smaller spaces. There’s a wide variety of DIY projects: fun, gardening, furniture, […]

5 Easy Vegetables to Plant With Your Kids

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. Doña first explains how she has included her daughter in the gardening process in her home. When her daughter was 2, she showed her how to plant carrot seeds, nurture them, harvest them and then decide how to eat them. Gardening with your […]

How to Grow Green Beans in Containers

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. Green beans are easy to grow in containers. This article explains everything you need to know about successfully growing pole green beans or bush green beans in your container garden. You’ll learn: Best containers for growing green beans When to plant Where to […]

How to Plant Hanging Upside Down Tomatoes

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. Upside Down tomato planters are popular. DIY tutorials usually use 5 gallon buckets. As Zoe_Roses notes, these planters are usually pretty ugly. Here, she shares her tutorial for making upside down tomato planters in large Coco Baskets. You can hang them from a […]

How to Harvest Lettuce in a Container Garden

  In this short video, Mike demonstrates how he harvests lettuce from a container in his urban garden. One of the neat things about lettuce is that if you harvest it correctly, the plant continues to grow new lettuce leaves. Nice video! Click on the How to Harvest Lettuce in a Container Garden link below […]

How to Plant Lettuce in Containers

This is one of the better gardening videos I’ve seen. It features Christy Wilhelmi of Gardenerd. She has a very nice presentation style and knows her gardening. Christy explains the basics of planting lettuce in pots and containers: Pot selection Sunlight requirements Soil How to plant the lettuce Click on the How to Plant Lettuce […]

Container Gardening: The Best 16 Plants for Your Home Garden

Container gardening is a fun way to grow plants. However, some plants are easier to grow in containers. Dan has collected the best 16 plants for a home container garden. He describes each plant and includes helpful links and some great recipes. For example, basil is on his go-to list of best plants. He also […]

How to Grow Lots of Tomatoes Organically

Laurie provides step-by-step instructions on how to grow organic tomatoes for beginners. It’s a detailed article with a LOT of helpful photos. She discusses: Preparing the soil Buying or Growing the tomato plant When and how to plant To add supports or not Mulch Watering Weeding Harvesting Click on the How to Grow Lots of […]

How to Build a Potato Condo

A Potato Condo is a vertical gardening method that allows you grow potatoes in wooden boxes. It works best with late-season potatoes. You start with a bottom box, fill it partially with soil and plant seed potatoes. As the potatoes grow, you add on more boards to make the box higher. You then add more […]