By William Moss
Edibles remain renowned offerings for gardeners, and starting gardeners aren't any exception. writer William Moss takes a starting gardener via the entire steps had to develop greens and end result in any atmosphere, whatever the to be had (or wanted) dimension. This booklet covers box gardening, vertical gardening, raised-bed gardening, and conventional tips on how to support gardeners far and wide carry a style of homegrown freshness to their gardening event.
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4 Classic Compost Bin 31 FIG. 2 hook-and-eye latches Attach the panels to one another with hook-and-eye latches positioned 6" from the tops and the bottoms as in fig. 6" 2. You can make a handy template for predrilling holes for the business card template latches by marking spots 2¼" apart on the back of a business 2¼" card and then holding the card against the wood and using an awl to poke through the card into the wood. Drill the holes with a ¹⁄8" bit, angling them slightly toward the center of the wood (see fig.
Use wire cutters to cut a fasten the cage to them with wire number of 6"-square openings in or twine. Tools Wire cutters Pliers Tape measure Hammer Wood saw 6" opening cut with wire cutters FIG. 1 the grid that will allow you to gain access to the plant as it grows. 11 47 A-Frame Bean and Pea Support Certain plants, such as pole beans and climbing vines, benefit greatly from tall supports. Although you can purchase these supports ready-made, it’s fairly easy to construct your own out of hardwood stakes.
Reinforce the rubber band at the top of the teepee with rope or wire. FIG. 1 Teepee Planting Tips Unlike bush beans, pole beans can grow as tall as 6' to 8' and will benefit greatly from a teepee-style structure to climb. If the poles of your teepee are farther apart than the one featured here, fill the spaces with a zigzag pattern of twine to provide additional climbing surfaces. When planting the seeds, space them about 2" apart around the perimeter of the teepee. As the vines mature, train them to climb the poles, and mulch with straw or grass clippings to help retain soil moisture.