Category: Urban Gardening

Tower Garden – Cleaning our Tower Gardens

Tower Garden Urban Garden The crops of vegetables I grew over the summer in my Tower Garden have been picked and eaten with gusto. The flavors and size of the plants and produce were truly amazing. Now it’s time to clean the Tower Garden and get two of them ready to plant for the winter. […]

Tower Garden Difference Between Organic and Hydronponic Gardening

Tower Garden Here is a link to a very good article from Ubran Garden Magazine for a great article for Tower Garden lovers on difference between organic farming and hydroponics. I love the line about organic farming or “terraponics” is about feeding the soil. Hydroponics means ‘water working” Hydroponics is about feeding the plant. […]

Tower Garden – 5 Ways to Extend Your Growing Season

Tower Garden Vertical Urban Farming It’s officially fall. You thinking your Tower Garden growing season is ending? Doesn’t have to be so! Your Tower Garden is perfect to continue growing even as the temperatures drop and the days become shorter. Extending your growing season is easier than you think. Here are four ways to assure […]

Tower Garden Winter Heater

The nights are becoming colder here in the Pacific Northwest now that fall has arrived. I have one Tower Garden that will be staying outside all winter long this year. I have begun to prep it for the cold nights. Plants grow best when the temperature surrounding their roots is about 65 degrees. When the […]

Tower Garden Halloween Strawberries

Tower Garden Strawberries Today is Halloween and we have red, ripe strawberries on our Tower Garden! We have had two frosts now and the Tower Garden of strawberry plants is still producing fruit! Just unbelievable what a Tower Garden will do. Bob and I picked the ripe strawberries today and ate them. The strawberries from […]