How to Build a Potato Planter

Increase your yield with an easy-to-build vertical potato planter.

October 2014

By Chris Gleason

Building Projects for Backyard Farmers and Home Gardeners

Discover new ways to maximize your garden space in Building Projects for Backyard Farmers and Home Gardeners (Fox Chapel Publishing, 2012) by Chris Gleason. Plans for trellises, raised beds and planters are included, as well as interviews with enterprising urban homesteaders for further inspiration. Learn how to build a potato planter with this design from “Vertical Integration,” a section that discusses ways to grow plants on minimal square footage.



You can purchase this book from the MOTHER EARTH NEWS store: Building Projects for Backyard Farmers and Home Gardeners.