Renter’s Advice and Resources

Renter’s Advice and Resources

11 Common Plants for Small Container Gardens

Cole Nemeth

 · Jul 5, 2018

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Small container gardens are becoming more popular now that a lot of people are choosing to live in smaller homes and apartments. One of the things that really bummed me out when I first started living in my first apartment was having to give up my large backyard garden. However, I eventually learned that many […]

One of apartment living’s biggest drawbacks is its extremely limited (or non-existent) amount of outdoor space. Without a designated garden area, it can be quite difficult to grow plants, flowers, or herbs—but it’s not impossible. Growing plants indoors is actually pretty easy and can make your place look and feel fantastic.

Ramona Branson

 · Jun 13, 2017

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Whether you are seasoned gardener or just learning to get your “thumbs green”, living in an apartment does not mean that you have to put your gardening dreams on hold, it just means that your garden will have to be a little smaller. Lucky for you, plenty of veggies don’t mind growing in containers, so […]

Heather Myers

 · Jun 18, 2015

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If you are beginner, it is a good idea to start with easy vegetables to grow. This will also be good because of your apartment situation. Some easy vegetables to start out with are ones that can grow in small spaces, such as containers and planters. Here are a few ideas to get your started. […]

Staff Writer

 · Jul 14, 2010

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For those who are looking for new and innovative ways to get more of a garden into a smaller space, having a square foot garden can be useful. Square foot gardening is a concept popularly attributed to a fellow named Mel Bartholomew, but various gardeners around the world have been using modified versions of this […]

Staff Writer

 · Jun 21, 2010

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