Home / Tag Archives: container gardens

Tag Archives: container gardens

Grow Vegetables in Container Gardens

container gardens

AUBURN, Ala. – Two problems young people face are eating a balanced diet and having access to fresh vegetables.  Excuses for this range from too broke, too busy to eat anything that’s not a cup-of-noodles for on-the-go, or too lazy to go grocery. Simple Solution A simple solution to these issues is growing your own vegetables in container gardens.  It’s easier than most think, cheap and can ... Read More »

Grow Flowers in the Fall No Matter Where You Live

As summer comes to an end and the weather grows chilly, it is sad to see gardens lose their color as the flowers disappear. This year, that doesn’t have to happen! Whether you live in a house with a sprawling garden or in an apartment with limited pot space, you can add color outside that will flourish throughout the fall. Read More »

Succulents in Container Gardens

Succulents are a new trend in gardening and for good reason; they are unique and practically indestructible. Lucy Edwards, a regional home horticulture agent with the Alabama Cooperative Extension System said, “succulent is a generic term used in reference to plants that have thick, fleshy leaves, stems or roots adapted for storing water.” Read More »