My Re-Purposed Spice Rack Kitchen Garden and Table Stand Raised Garden


Try to get past the incredibly catchy names, okay? These are two vertical gardening ideas that I created for my new vertical vegetable book (Title-To-Be-Determined, released in January 2013). Husband-Extraordinaire and I found the spice rack for the Spice Rack Kitchen Garden at a garage sale for $3, which had us jumping up and down [...]

Double Plant a Fall/Spring Flower Pot


This looks like a simple fall flower pot. But, this pansy-planted container has a deeply buried secret. Here’s a fast and rewarding way to plant a container with cool-weather annuals that naturally make way for spring daffodils. We made these with the kids in our ornamental horticulture 4H project and I think the kids are [...]