Nothing sweeps away the doldrums of winter like flipping through a seed catalog: The colors! The flowers! But with hundreds of catalogs featuring thousands of ornamentals and vegetables, it can get overwhelming. Where to start? Here!
Problem: Hot weather with little rain is tough on traditional container gardening. Solution: A self-watering container--also referred to as a subirrigated planter, or an SIP for short--is large, lovely, durable, and ridiculously successful!
Looking for a way to create a garden on a deck or fire escape without using up all of your precious outdoor space? Gutter gardening is easy; you can adjust it to fit whatever size you want; and you can take it with you when you move!