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Title: GIY 2021 Medium Kitchen Garden20-35sq ft., decorative, sustainable & innovative Cheryl a De Gannes
Author: cdegannes_garden2021
Votes: 1

Category: Medium Kitchen Garden
Views: 120
Description: MEDIUM KITCHEN GARDEN, 20-35sq ft., decorative, sustainable & Innovative. This Container Garden has utilized recycled wooden cargo boxes, washing machine tubs, bucket gardening, growing bags, PVC guttering, and wooden pallets these have been planted with vegetables such as -: - A variety of Tomatoes and includes Yellow Pear, Aunt Ruby's Green, German Cherokee, Big Rainbow along with Black, and Orange sun sugar Cherry Tomatoes; -Black Beauty Eggplant/Melongene; -Armenian and Alexander Cucumbers; Ochroes; Bronze and Iceberg Lettuce; Pakchoi; Mustard Greens; Chives and Shadon Beni.
Companion plants such as herbs include Basil, Sage, Dill, Tarragon, Parsley, Mint, Thymes and Lemmon grass and marigold flowers; decorative hand-painted and coloured stones, mulch, and descriptive plant markers have been utilized thereby creating a space that was beautiful. All of the plants have been growing in a mix of planting soil, compost material, broken coconut husks, sharp sand, and cow manure. What comes from the Garden makes its way to the Kitchen and there is no reason for it not to find its way back to the Garden again, with scraps from Vegetables and fruit peels in the compost bin along with lawn cuttings and plant leaves. In keeping with the conservation, the use of drip systems and hose irrigation have been strategically located within the Garden area.