How to Grow Cucumbers in Containers

There’s a LOT of information packed into this article. Kerry shares helpful tips to help you to successfully grow cucumbers in containers. She covers the following: What container is the best and Why? How much sun is best for cucumbers? What kind of soil should you use? What kind of fertilizer do cucumbers need? Are […]

Start a Simple Container Garden Early – YouTube

This is a great video by Stephen that discusses how to start a container garden early in the season. He saw the advantage of container gardening when he moved his figs and mini-grape plants fro the garage out into the sun. He over wintered these plants because they aren’t considered hardy in his growing zone. […]

40 Genius Space-Savvy Small Garden Ideas and Solutions

If you have a small garden, a garden with poor soil, a patio, balcony or rooftop – YOU CAN GARDEN! There are so many different ways to incorporate a garden into a small space. This article discusses 40 different small garden ideas. If you see an idea you like, just click the link under the […]

24 DIY Garden Projects Anyone Can Make

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. There are a lot of projects that will enhance your backyard or garden and make it a more inviting place to spend time with family and friends. This article shares 24 DIY garden projects. If you see a project that looks interesting, just […]

15 Fruits And Veggies You Can Secretly Grow Inside Your Home

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. This is an interesting article that details 15 fruits and veggies you can grow indoors. There are links to tutorials that explain how to grow each new plant indoors. Here’s just one example: You know the bushy roots that sometimes grow out of […]

How to Make a Space-Efficient Gardening Rack

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here.   This is the PERFECT gardening rack for small balconies! It’s easy to build, attach and remove. Another nice thing is when you open it, you can tend to your plants and flowers without bending over. Finally, because it attaches to the balcony […]

66 Things You Can Grow At Home: In Containers, Without a Garden

This is a terrific article that has a starter list of 66 plants you can grow in containers. You can click on any link to get more information. The list includes: Fruit Trees Citrus Fruits Tropical Fruits Some Surprise plants Veggies Melons Herbs Root Vegetables Other Healthy Veggies Click on the 66 Things You Can […]

How to Convert a Wooden Chair into a Planter

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. This is a nice tutorial that explains how to take a wooden chair and convert it into a flower planter. Adina provides step-by-step directions including photographs. She has a neat technique for holding the soil in place. It’s really a pretty easy project. […]

How to Make Stacked Buckets of Flowers for Your Garden

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. Old galvanized buckets make wonderful planters for flowers, especially if you stack them for a waterfall effect. This article explains how to prepare the buckets, what to add in addition to soil, and how to stack the buckets. Plant your favorite flowers in […]

Grow Your Own Perennial Herb Container Garden

Subscribe to the Small Garden Ideas Newsletter Here. Follow Small Garden Ideas on  Pinterest Here. In this article, Stephanie shares pictures of her container herb garden which has 14 herbs that come back year after year. She can even harvest sage, rosemary, oregano and other herbs in the colder months. Stephanie shares tips on: Containers Soil Site Selection […]