Renter-Friendly DIY!: Make a Hanging Herb Garden

DIY hanging herb garden
Photo by Holly Wade

Renting can be a real buzzkill sometimes, but we find ways to deal with the non-permanence of it all. In my case, I got stuck with one of the only units in my apartment complex that doesn’t have a window over the kitchen sink, leaving me without a windowsill to display the indoor herb garden I’ve wanted for years and cats who would attack my garden anywhere else. Since above the sink are kitchen cabinets that I cannot drill through (for fear of losing my deposit), I found that a tension rod was the perfect solution to my problems! Continue Reading

22 Creative Herb Garden Ideas

22 Creative Herb Garden Ideas
Photo: Backyard Boss

Growing herbs is an easy way to get into gardening, and there are plenty of ways to make an herb garden even if you’re short on space. So to get you inspired, today we’re sharing 22 of our favorite creative herb garden ideas – both indoors and out. Click through to check ’em out!   

 

22 Creative Herb Garden Ideas
Photo: Simple Stylings

1. Take advantage of the vertical space on the side of your house by making this fun wall-mounted herb garden out of cans and metal cleats. Continue Reading

Herb Gardens 101

It’s the season of gardening! If you haven’t had a chance to start, now’s your chance. Herb gardens are the perfect way to dip your toes into gardening, and enjoy all the rewards that come along from planting and growing your own herbs. It’s easier than you think to do, so if you’re a novice, or just need some help, check out these tips! 

 

START WITH BASIL – If you’re not truly a novice, go ahead and move ahead to growing more than one herb. Continue Reading