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Easy Self Watering Patio Container Garden – Growing Herbs and Leafy Green Vegetables

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

John from www.growingyourgreens.com shows you from start to finish how easy it is to set up a self-watering patio pickers “raised bed” container garden. In this episode, John will set up two of these container gardens that are perfect for growing on a patio, deck, porch, lanai or other small area for people that live in an apartment, condo or townhome with limited space. John will show mixxing his special soil mixture and talk about what he is planting in each patio pickers garden and why. After watching this episode, you will be able to set up and start growing your own patio pickers garden.

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    Examples of Container Gardening, Raised Bed Garden, Vertical Tower Garden at the Great Park

    Monday, April 16th, 2012

    John from www.growingyourgreens.com goes on a field trip to the Orange County Great Park to share with you many different examples of how they are showing you can grow food at home. In this episode, you will see many different examples of growing food in different ways, such as: A Square Foot Raised Bed Garden, an Elevated Easy Access Raised Bed Garden, Vertical Tower Garden, Hay Bale Garden, Container Gardening, and even food growing in a wheelbarrow. After watching this episode, you will know many of the different ways you can grow a vegetable garden today. .

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      Tania’s Container Garden – Summer 2010/2011.MP4

      Sunday, February 26th, 2012

      This is my 2nd year growing a garden and everything I know about gardening I learned from you lot on You Tube so thanks for sharing all your vids and your tips and your advise, Here’s what my garden looks like so far, January 5th 2011, Just hitting one month into the New Zealand Summer. My goal is to eventually be self sustainable for all our salad needs for a family of 4.

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        2010 Container & Upside Down Garden, Growing Herbs, Peppers, Tomatoes & Cucumbers – Update 4

        Saturday, January 7th, 2012

        Picked a bunch of veggies from the container garden! Also, a view of our tomatillo plant.

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          Self Watering Tomato Container Gardening in the Las Vegas Desert

          Sunday, December 18th, 2011

          John from www.growingyourgreens.com visits Jason who is growing in self watering containers in the Las Vegas Desert. Watch this video to learn how to make your own self watering containers and learn which variety of tomato grows best in the desert climate. Also learn about reflective mulch aka mylar film.

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            Fun & Unique Vegetable Container Gardens

            Saturday, November 5th, 2011

            Gardening Expert Melinda Myers talks ornamental and edible plants, including Bonnie Plants, and some creative and unique containers to put them in. www.bonnieplants.com melindamyers.com www.themorningblend.com Melinda Myers, best known for her gardener friendly and practical approach to gardening, has more than 30 years of horticulture experience in both hands-on and instructional settings. She has a master’s degree in horticulture, is a certified arborist, and was a horticulture instructor with tenure. Each year, Melinda presents at many of the major flower shows and garden events, sharing her knowledge with gardeners from across the country. For more information, please visit Myers’ web site melindamyers.com The site features regularly updated garden tips, videos, green tips, podcasts, an Ask Melinda database of gardening questions and plant guides, photo galleries, appearance information and much more.

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              Container Gardening How To – The Basics from Espoma

              Friday, October 7th, 2011

              How to be successful growing container gardens from The Espoma Company – the leader in natural gardening solutions since 1929.

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                Container Gardening: An Easy Way to Grow Your Own Food

                Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

                Container gardening is a great way for beginning gardeners to start producing their own food. Jon Traunfeld from the University of Maryland Extension talks about everything you need to know, from potting soil to planting, to grow vegetables in containers. From five-gallon buckets to Earth boxes, container gardening gives you a ton of options for any budget. Read about container gardening here: www.agnr.umd.edu And check out individual vegetable profiles here: growit.umd.edu Thisvideo is brought to you by the Home and Garden Information Center, part of University of Maryland Extension. provides resources and encourages people to start their own food gardens. www.growit.umd.edu Learn about our Grow It Eat It campaign, which Check out our facebook page for more gardening advice: www.facebook.com Animation by Chris Heuer, Freefall FX, LLC Shot and edited by Brett Wooldridge and Emily Heimsoth

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                  Vegetable Gardening in Small Spaces

                  Sunday, July 24th, 2011

                  A tour of my organic vegetable garden on my Manhattan fire escape. Who says you can’t grow vegetables in the city? For more information, check out www.UrbanOrganicGardener.com

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                    Succulent Container Gardens book trailer

                    Friday, July 1st, 2011

                    (For more information: bit.ly This practical primer provides everything you need to know to successfully design, plant, and nurture succulents in containers. Vivid photography brings the color and texture of these unique, sculptural plants to life and will inspire everyone to create their own succulent containers.

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