Renter’s Advice and Resources

Renter’s Advice and Resources

Starting a Small Space Herb Garden

Beth Fitzjarrald

 · May 4, 2017

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Springtime weather always gets me itching to grow some plants of my own, but it can be a real challenge to exercise my green thumbs inside a tiny apartment. Luckily, there are a lot of options to consider when it comes to small space gardening.

Housewarming gifts often end up in a storage bin or under the bed, because some are useless. Don’t give one to a friend or someone you care about. The person you’re gifting to may be struggling with finances, and could use gifts that will help them get on their feet. Even if you’re giving a […]

Staff Writer

 · Jul 28, 2010

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If you grow your own fresh herbs you should learn how to dry herbs in order to make the most of your harvest. While you can make use of your indoor herb garden by using fresh herbs in your cooking, drying your herbs will allow you to make use of your bounty when fresh herbs […]

Staff Writer

 · Feb 3, 2010

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Everyone should be encouraged to start an herb garden. Herbs are a common part of our lives, and are found in many foods and products, ranging from medicines to skin care products. Whether you want to have the personal experience of growing your own herbs, or are looking for ways to cut down on your […]

Staff Writer

 · Jan 24, 2010

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An indoor herb garden is popular for health and culinary benefits. With well-chosen herbs you can grow the spices you need for your favorite dishes and have what you need to cure minor illness and bruises. Finding success with your garden takes having the right ingredients. Here are 5 basic “ingredients” needed to make your […]

Staff Writer

 · Jan 19, 2010

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Whether you are a seasoned apartment dweller with an itching green thumb, or a former homeowner craving the tomatoes you once grew in your own backyard, container gardening is for you. By creating a balcony garden, fresh vegetables, herbs and flowers can be delightfully yours — even in a small space. Assessing Your Space for Gardening Opportunities […]

Staff Writer

 · Dec 29, 2009

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Apartment gardening can be a tricky proposition for a novice gardener. Here’s some tips to help green your not-so-green thumb! Survey the Apartment Take a look around the apartment before plant shopping. Take notes about the environment the plants will be growing in. How much light does it get? Is it morning light or afternoon […]

Staff Writer

 · Sep 15, 2009

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Herb gardening in small spaces is sometimes difficult, and creating an indoor herb garden in an apartment can be quite a challenge. Here are some simple steps to streamline the creation of an indoor herb garden. Choose Herbs You Will Use Before starting an herb garden, take a cursory look at your most often cooked […]

Staff Writer

 · Sep 13, 2009

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Hydroponic gardening is ideal for those wishing to grow plants or vegetables without access to adequate farm land, or in small spaces like apartments. In essence, hydroponic gardening allows you to grow plants without the use of soil, instead using a “nutrient solution”. In the absence of dirt, many of the problems faced by ordinary […]

Jordan Gaither

 · Sep 4, 2009

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Your balcony can be the perfect place to create a garden oasis where you can relax after a long day at work. Even if your space is limited, you can still enjoy a beautiful garden by making the most of your space with containers. Container gardening is easy, versatile and fun. However, before you get […]

Staff Writer

 · Aug 17, 2009

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