Urban Gardening Using Pots, Hanging Baskets and More
Urban gardening helps bring freshly harvested produce to big city dwellers.
“The Heirloom Life Gardener” by Jere and Emilee Gettle is an invaluable resource of planting, growing, harvesting and preparation tips for 50 amazing heirloom varieties, plus a primer on the centuries-old practice of seed saving.
There’s a dizzying array of different kinds of window boxes to choose from. They range in size from two to six feet long, and they’re often pre-drilled so that you can mount them on a wall, add brackets to hang them from a rail, or suspend them directly from a fire escape.