Category: Vertical Garden

Vertical Garden Mistakes and Lessons Learned

Vertical Garden Mistakes and Lessons Learned Vertical Garden Mistakes and Lessons Learned

We went out into our garden to check our Vertical Garden on the hottest day of the year so far. The outside temperature was over 80 degrees to find our Vertical Garden plants were all wilted and drooping! All the months of growing these vegetables and they now looked like they were dead! Vertical Garden Mistakes and […]

Tower Gardens vital in Urban Vertical Gardening

Tower Gardens vital in Urban Vertical Gardening

Here is the link to a online article I came across. Great story about how vertical gardening is being used in urban areas by restaurants and even grocery stores to grow fresh produce using Tower Gardens. http://snip.ly/zSRF#http://www.organicauthority.com/will-urban-vertical-gardens-save-our-food-system/ If you found this post Tower Gardens vital in Urban Vertical Gardening useful please share with your friends on […]

Vertical Garden is a Lettuce Growing Machine

Vertical Garden is a Lettuce Growing Machine

Our Vertical Gardens are now just full of fresh produce ready to harvest! We will be harvesting and replanting at once for our second crop of this growing season. We have been eating from our vertical gardens for several months now. Going out daily and picking fresh greens to make our morning Green Shake or for […]

Vertical Garden Sun Reflector

Vertical Garden Sun Reflector Photo of 3 Tower Gardens with sun reflectors around their bases.

Do you have a problem with the only location you have for your Vertical Garden not getting enough light during the day? Doug Barlow has this problem. His home has a high bluff on the east side that keeps that side of the house in a shadow most of the day. On the west side of the […]

Hand Pollinate Tomatoes, Zucchini and other plants in Vertical Garden

Hand Pollinate Tomatoes, Zucchini and other plants in Vertical Garden Hand Pollinate Tomatoes, Zucchini and other plants in Tower Garden

Are your zucchini or tomatoe plants growing like crazy in your Vertical Garden? Do they have had lots of flowers but are giving little or no fruit? If you are experiencing this, it could be caused by a lack of pollination due to the decline of the native bee population. Today more gardeners have to manually pollinate […]

Vertical Garden Ripe Strawberries in 75 Days!

These strawberries were just tiny plant starts when planted in my Tower Garden Vertical Garden the middle of March. Now it’s Memorial Day weekend and I am picking ripe strawberries from my Tower Garden. All in just two and a half months! My strawberries  in traditional soil beds still have green strawberries that show no sign […]

Vertical Garden Spring Strawberry Crop

Vertical Garden Spring Strawberry Crop

Being an urban gardener with a small backyard I am always looking for urban gardening ideas. I realized the best way to use my limited space to grow vegetables was vertical gardening. I am using Tower Garden by Juice Plus to increase my crop yield.  Last year I planted my first vertical strawberry garden in one […]