Setting up a Garden on Your Apartment Balcony

You’ve probably heard that you should wait until after Mother’s Day to plant any type of plant, and that’s usually the case, especially this year in Wisconsin. We have had a few nights where frost has been imminent.  With Mother’s Day just around the corner, now is the perfect time to start planning your garden.  We’ve rounded up the best tips from Pinterest that will help with setting up the perfect garden on your balcony.

Make a plan

Think about what types of plants you want in your garden and make a plan. Choose plants/herbs that you know you will eat or use. Know when to grow what- see the vegetable/herb grower’s cheat sheet below.

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Apartment Gardening – Be the Green Thumb!

Space is the issue when it comes to apartments; it a premium that you don’t want to give up with clutter. But you are a green thumb and love having flowers and plants and vegetables, so what are you to do? Apartment gardening is easier than it sounds, so here are a few ideas for getting your garden to grow in your space! Continue reading