Growing Vegetables in Rain Gutters. Vertical Gardening in Rain Gutters. Gutter Gardens. Self Watering Rain Gutter Grow System. How to Make a Hanging Gutter Garden. During my after-holiday-get-organized mode, I discovered all these past garden projects I had taken pictures of, but never posted them on the blog.
Remember that “living wall” I bragged about? Well, it’s a dead wall now, but there is much to be learned, so I’ll post about it soon. I’ll start my 2011 DIY project post with my new hanging gutter garden that will be featured in the upcoming book Garden Up! Gutter Gardens. If you’d love to do a little at-home gardening but don’t have much space to do your planting, a simple gutter garden might be the perfect option.
Alaskan news site Juneau Empire features a smart, simple idea for planting a small vegetable garden with very little space: A windowbox garden built from gutters. In Alaska, this idea solves a few problems for the author: