Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
early spring veggie hanging basket Toplef10early spring veggie hanging basket 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

early spring veggie hanging basket I22gcj10early spring veggie hanging basket 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]

Join the forum, it's quick and easy

Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]
early spring veggie hanging basket Toplef10early spring veggie hanging basket 1zd3ho10

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.

early spring veggie hanging basket I22gcj10early spring veggie hanging basket 14dhcg10

[/td][/tr][/table]
Square Foot Gardening Forum
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.
Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» What are you eating from your garden today?
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 7:02 pm

» N&C Midwest: July 2021
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 5:27 pm

» What Have You Picked From Your Garden Today
by OhioGardener Yesterday at 1:01 pm

» Cucumbers
by yolos 7/23/2021, 4:38 pm

» Name that plant - the game
by Scorpio Rising 7/23/2021, 12:14 am

» JAM23 SFG in Illinois
by sanderson 7/22/2021, 3:44 pm

» Anyone grow okra?
by sanderson 7/22/2021, 3:38 pm

» New SGFer with nutrient deficient soil
by Hmgentry 7/22/2021, 10:22 am

» Greetings from Bangalore
by OhioGardener 7/22/2021, 10:17 am

» Potato growing
by MrBooker 7/22/2021, 4:51 am

» Happy Birthday!!
by sanderson 7/22/2021, 1:53 am

» Square Foot Gardening Official YouTube channel
by SFGHQSTAFF 7/20/2021, 9:53 pm

» OhioGardener SFG
by OhioGardener 7/20/2021, 10:33 am

» Kyoto Red Carrot
by OhioGardener 7/20/2021, 9:04 am

» Slug Control with Nematodes
by OhioGardener 7/19/2021, 7:32 pm

» Famous Gardening Quotes
by OhioGardener 7/19/2021, 9:26 am

» Compost fire?
by OhioGardener 7/17/2021, 3:52 pm

» Organic Home Growing Library
by OhioGardener 7/17/2021, 10:45 am

» thank you for all your help last year bkrieb
by bkrieb 7/17/2021, 1:12 am

» Message from Sanderson
by Scorpio Rising 7/15/2021, 8:10 am

» Good bug or bad bug on potato
by Scorpio Rising 7/14/2021, 5:12 pm

» Friday Rookie Topic: Carrots
by OhioGardener 7/14/2021, 12:06 pm

» Spoon Tomato
by sanderson 7/14/2021, 11:59 am

» Raising garlic
by Missed-Em 7/14/2021, 11:23 am

» Fishtell - 2021 SFG
by Fishtell 7/13/2021, 1:59 pm

» Walking stick kale
by Yardslave 7/12/2021, 10:37 am

» Starbucks for coffee grounds!
by yolos 7/9/2021, 10:39 pm

» Help, I killed my beans
by Yardslave 7/9/2021, 6:54 pm

» 2021 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by sanderson 7/9/2021, 2:50 am

» No production
by sanderson 7/6/2021, 3:41 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

early spring veggie hanging basket

Go down

early spring veggie hanging basket Empty early spring veggie hanging basket

Post  walshevak 2/8/2012, 9:24 pm

from FINE GARDENING pg 62

2 shades of orange pansys

red sails lettuce

buttercrunch lettuce

parsley

chives

rosemary

english ivy

It sure looks pretty in the book.

Kay

____________________________

A WEED IS A FLOWER GROWING IN THE WRONG PLACE
Elizabeth City, NC
Find more about Weather in Elizabeth City, NC
Click for weather forecast
walshevak
walshevak

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 4372
Join date : 2010-10-17
Age : 78
Location : wilmington, nc zone 8

Back to top Go down

early spring veggie hanging basket Empty Re: early spring veggie hanging basket

Post  Lavender Debs 2/9/2012, 4:26 pm

Great idea Kay, thanks. I think I'll nix the ivy and put in peas to hang like the ivy would have. In fact I think that since rosemary is difficult to find this early in the PNW I'll sub kale or Chinese kohlrabi for the rosemary. Think I'll use johnny-jump-ups for the pansies so the blossoms can go into the salad.

Great! Now for my sprouts to hurry along.
Lavender Debs
Lavender Debs

Posts : 2054
Join date : 2010-03-03
Age : 64
Location : Everett, WA USA

http://songs-of-coming-rain.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

early spring veggie hanging basket Empty Re: early spring veggie hanging basket

Post  Nonna.PapaVino 2/10/2012, 11:15 am

Oh, this sounds wonderful. I grow chives, thyme and strawberries in large tubs on the deck, but never thought of a hanging basket. Now y'all have me excited. Debs, I do like your idea of the peas instead of ivy. Would you use one of the more bush types, or go for the long look? Nonna
avatar
Nonna.PapaVino

Female Posts : 1437
Join date : 2011-02-07
Location : In hills west of St. Helens, OR

Back to top Go down

early spring veggie hanging basket Empty Re: early spring veggie hanging basket

Post  Lavender Debs 2/10/2012, 11:28 am

My snap peas get about 3 feet tall, that seems like a good length.
Lavender Debs
Lavender Debs

Posts : 2054
Join date : 2010-03-03
Age : 64
Location : Everett, WA USA

http://songs-of-coming-rain.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

early spring veggie hanging basket Empty Re: early spring veggie hanging basket

Post  quiltbea 2/10/2012, 12:28 pm

I like the idea of sugar snap in a hanging basket. I'll have to try that.
quiltbea
quiltbea

Female Posts : 4712
Join date : 2010-03-21
Age : 79
Location : Southwestern Maine Zone 5A

Back to top Go down

early spring veggie hanging basket Empty Re: early spring veggie hanging basket

Post  FamilyGardening 2/10/2012, 10:35 pm

it sounds fun......im going to try some snap peas too!

hugs

rose......oh boy this got me thinking of a project for hubby....Shocked .......we dont have a covered back porch....just cement.....i wonder if he could build me something to run across the front of the porch at the edge of the porch and back yard grass and then i could hang all kinds of baskets up Laughing he doesnt need to put a roof on it or anything.....just frame something across.....kinda like a loooong arch Cool that part of of yard gets the full cyclops sun in the summer time....it would be up off the ground so the kids could still play on and off the porch without tramplining on our veggies!
FamilyGardening
FamilyGardening

Female Posts : 2424
Join date : 2011-05-10
Location : Western WA

Back to top Go down

early spring veggie hanging basket Empty Re: early spring veggie hanging basket

Post  CarolynPhillips 2/11/2012, 12:12 pm

I am trying the sugar snaps in the Strawberry Topsy turvys. It holds 4 1/2 gallons of soil
I just happen to find some on sale for $1.99 each and free shipping if delievered to local store for pick up. (Ace Hardware)
CarolynPhillips
CarolynPhillips

Female Posts : 779
Join date : 2010-09-06
Age : 51
Location : Alabama Zone 7a

Back to top Go down

early spring veggie hanging basket Empty Re: early spring veggie hanging basket

Post  Lavender Debs 2/11/2012, 3:48 pm

Don't forget, the peas are going to want to climb if they find something to climb.
Lavender Debs
Lavender Debs

Posts : 2054
Join date : 2010-03-03
Age : 64
Location : Everett, WA USA

http://songs-of-coming-rain.blogspot.com/

Back to top Go down

early spring veggie hanging basket Empty Re: early spring veggie hanging basket

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum