Vertical gardening: Grow flowering plants or vegetables in hanging bags (Google / About.com)

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Vertical Container Gardening – Just Bag It

By Kerry Michaels, About.com Guide

The first time I saw flower bags, was in a courtyard cafe in Montreal. Everywhere you looked there were bags bursting with impatiens, begonias and petunias. From pastel pinks to mind-blowing, bright oranges and sensuous purples – there were flowers hanging from every vertical surface. There were so many bags, it seemed as if the walls were alive and made of flowers. Since that day, I have been a huge fan of hanging flower bags.

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See also : http://containergardening.about.com/od/containergardening101/ss/flowerpouches.htm

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Willem Van Cotthem

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