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planting in containers

Container Garden

In yesterday’s post, we looked at rooftop agriculture, but what can you do if your roof is just not an option? This is where container gardening comes in. Planting in containers offers flexibility, ultimate control over soil composition and allows you to easily grow a variety of plants with different soil and watering needs, all in a small space. It’s a handy answer for those with small spaces, a tiny window box can support a healthy kitchen herb garden and with just a little bit of space, you could add peppers, tomatoes and other small plants to the mix. For those with yards, container gardening can be a terrific option for seasonal produce, or plants that need to come indoors during harsh winters. Continue reading