Growing Raspberries іn Containers

Planting raspberries іn outdoor gardens іѕ іndееd а rewarding experience fоr fruit growers. Thе fresh, juicy berries harvested frоm а home garden simply taste great. Thе unfortunate part іѕ, оnlу ѕоmе оf uѕ have а garden fоr growing fruit plants. Hоwеvеr, уоu dоn’t lеt уоur interest down fоr nоt having sufficient space оr suitable planting […]

Choosing Fruit Trees for Small Gardens

Anne is a gardener in Australia who shares some tips for selecting fruit trees for small gardens. She begins her post with: “I grow a LOT of fruit trees in a small space. Some in containers, others in the garden. It’s highly productive and I grow kilos of fruit every year. Some fruit trees are […]

Best Fruits To Grow In Container Pots

If you would like to grow fruit in containers, this post is very helpful. From the introduction: Not only the vegetables but fruits can be grown in pots too. Here are 14 best fruits to grow in pots. Buy a disease free potted plant from a reputed nursery or online and start in a small […]

8 Of The Best Berries To Grow In Containers

This is a very helpful post on selecting the best berries to grown in containers on your balcony (or patio or roof top).  You’ll find: Recommended Berry Growing Zone Planting information Helpful Links Great photographs To see all of the different berries you can grow on your balcony, click on the 8 Of The Best Berries […]

Top 10 Fruit Trees for Small Spaces

Kirsten has a great post in Birds and Blooms about fruit trees that work well in small garden spaces. She writes: You don’t need to own acres of orchards or live in the South to grow gorgeous fruit trees. Sure, you can walk into the grocery store and toss a bag of nectarines or Honeycrisp […]

Our New Melon Garden – Stage One: Tilling and Planting

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. After her husband got a new tractor with a rototiller and front bucket loader, they decided to put in a melon and squash garden. I have tractor envy. This is a wonderful way to till and prepare garden soil. Lisa explains how they […]

How to Make a Strawberry Pallet Planter (Includes a Video!)

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. Tanya wrote a blog post last year about how to make a strawberry planter out of a wooden pallet. I featured the article because I loved both the repurposing of the wood and the wonderfully clean look of the final planter. Well now […]

How to Grow Blueberries In A Pot

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. Fresh blueberries are very expensive in our area. This article discusses how to grow blueberries in a large pot in your garden or on your patio/balcony. Growing blueberries can be both fun and economical. You’ll find the following tips: What size container to […]