A comprehensive look at DIY bean supports and bean trellises for growing climbing beans. Includes the best way to grow…
Introduction to using ollas in the garden and simple instructions for how to make a DIY olla using a terracotta plant pot. Ollas are an inexpensive way to keep plants watered. They slow-release water around growing plants using an ancient technique discovered by people living in arid regions.
This is a garden project showing how to convert a single wood pallet into a deep container for growing food and flowers. A low-cost and useful addition to your container garden! The tutorial includes DIY instructions and a video showing how to build a pallet planter, fill it, and grow plants inside.
How to transform a bundle of willow into a DIY garden obelisk. This natural plant support is inexpensive to make and perfect for using as a bean teepee, a sweet pea wigwam, or to grow other climbing plants.
Step-by-step instructions for how to build a wood pallet potting bench. This is an inexpensive unit that you can stand at to do gardening jobs like sowing seeds and potting plants. The shelf underneath is also great for storing gardening materials. DIY video included.
Discover thrifty ways to get plants for free. Learn how to bulk out your garden and growing space with plants that are free or cost practically nothing.
How to make garden stepping stones using colorful sea glass. It’s incredibly beautiful, especially when wet with rain! This project requires only a few inexpensive materials including glass pieces.
Make a simple DIY bokashi bin using recycled buckets and an inoculated starter. This handmade bin and the bokashi composting method allow you to compost cooked food including meat, dairy, fish, and bones.
Use pruned raspberry canes to create attractive woven garden edging using the wattle weaving technique. This easy project is great for vegetable garden beds and for decorative borders.