GARDEN KNOW HOW

The 1 Pot Herb Garden

The 1 Pot Herb garden with Sensible Gardening

Not everyone has a big garden to grow rows and rows of vegetables and herbs. Many gardeners grow what they need on decks, patios and balconies where space can be at a premium. It’s nice to grow a wide selection of herbs but too many pots possibly means there is no place to sit, or to have a small table…

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Vertical Modular Gardening

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I love country living and wouldn’t change it for anything, but when it comes to growing a veggie or herb garden it can be a challenge. With so many critters lurking around night and day, it’s very difficult to beat them at their game. I’d pretty much given up on growing herbs out in the veggie patch and decided to…

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Potted Herb Gardens

Potted Herbs with Sensible Gardening. How to grow herbs in pots.

Herbs are great in containers. With such a wide variety of decorative foliage and delicate flowers a patio or deck can be transformed from boring to attractive and functional. With so many deer in our garden space I had to give up trying to grow my herbs in the garden and flower borders. There was just too much nibbling going…

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GROWING FOOD

Herbs can be Simple

Herbs can be simple with Sensible Gardening. Easy herbs you can grow.

Herbs are a great group of plants to grow as they are not only very attractive in the garden but also lend themselves to culinary and craft activities.  Nurseries are now supplying us with a vast choice of herbs to grow, and like any other group of plants some are easier to grow than others. The beauty of growing herbs is…

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Kitchen Herb Garden

Tips for Growing Herbs with Sensible Gardening and Living

The kitchen herb garden is not only practical but can also be very attractive. It need not only contain herbs, the herb garden can also have vegetables and flowers. Most vegetables and herbs require lots of sun to grow well so be sure to give your herbs the best spot for sun that you have in your garden. Herb gardens…

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