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Stacked Salad Planter

Here is the same stacked container combination planted with cut-and-come-again salad greens. I started with some lettuce varieties chosen for their diversity of color and texture- Bronze Arrowhead, an oakleaf, and Curled Simpson, both loose-leaf types, Mantillia, a chartreuse butterhead, and Cos, an upright romaine. Fordhook nasturtium is planted  in the flower carafe, and though […]

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Patio Herb Planter

Last Mother’s Day I stacked three of our galvanized containers to make an herb tower for my patio. Raising the flower carafe up a bit would add some color above the ground and all my herbs would be in one place, right outside the sliding door from the kitchen. For the bottom, I used our […]

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