5 Tips to Start a Garden (Google / Apartment Therapy Re-Nest)

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5 Tips to Start a Garden
Organic Gardening April 2009

Thinking of starting a vegetable garden this spring? Here are 5 simple tips to keep in mind before getting started…

The April issue of Organic Gardening has an article of tips for first time gardeners:

1. Watch the sun: …………………

2. Check the drainage: …………………….

3. Don’t start off too big: …………………..

4. Stay nearby: ………………………

5. Think outside the box: Container gardening is a great option if a yard isn’t available

For more tips, check out the the site by author Patti Moreno at gardengirltv.com

Published by

Willem Van Cotthem

Honorary Professor of Botany, University of Ghent (Belgium). Scientific Consultant for Desertification and Sustainable Development.