Container Gardening · Vegetable Gardening

Growing Cucumbers in Containers

You don’t need a large expanse of garden space to grow cucumbers. They are ideal candidates for growing in pots. First, choose a large container – the larger the better. The more soil, the more consistent the moisture will be for shallow-rooted and thirsty cucumber plants. Provide a trellis for vines to climb. It can… Continue reading Growing Cucumbers in Containers

Annuals · Container Gardening · Vegetable Gardening

Plant edible flowers.

Every year, I like to try new things in the garden: plants never grown before, innovative methods of gardening, fresh plant combinations, and more. This year, I plan to grow and use a large variety of edible flowers. Since I plan to grow them alongside vegetables in containers on my sun-drenched deck, I will look… Continue reading Plant edible flowers.