Small Herb Garden For Small Spaces
Small herb garden – I think in these times of ever smaller spaces, most polluted and chaotic cities, high prices and contaminated food, well worth starting a project to have our small herb garden at home. Needless ground, even planters or pots, just a clean jars or ENVAC pet, land small bag of about 2 kilos to buy one of the large stores with gardening items, and of course, seeds. They are encouraged to plant? Of course, require clamps, screws, dowels, a homemade drill and polished wooden slats that besides decorating your kitchen, will support our little herb garden. I do not think that require professional help, but if that were the case, a friend will help, many men and women today know easily handle a drill, that would be the hardest part of this project.
For this project, measure the width of a wall near a window that is not used or may be for this purpose. It should be a well ventilated space and the sunlight that reaches you. Place two marks on the back of their wooden slats, and make a hole with the drill to hang on your wall. You can paste the slats checking the level so that they are at the same height and once glued, screwed (It is better to screw a nail that can be overcome). Drill with drill and wood screwed to hang when you put the clamps. Mark spaced dots with a white down about 30 cm between each so that there pierce and put the clamps to hang your pet jars or pots. Actually you can do with a lot of different materials, PVC plates or tubes or bags made of sturdy as the same vertical shoemakers. But it is important that the structure is strong and stable, so, some wooden slats bolted, may give support to about 5 pots pet, not weighed.
If you opt for glass bottles, placed in the bottom pebbles used for fish tanks, to facilitate drainage and roots of herbs not rot. If possible, it gets little charcoal pieces to balance the PH. Like, you can buy PVC pipe and clamps fit wooden slats, or hangs with these to a window that does not have curtains or blinds, a terrace or balcony or any space airy and sunny. For beginners, it is advisable to choose plants that require less care. You can then move on to grow tomatoes, beets, strawberries. And when they are sure that everything is ready and start harvesting your small herb garden, insurance will excite and may consider investing in a system of drip irrigation compact home or do it yourself with a perforated hose with a pin, so that only wring a drop of slow and spaced manner and will be fixed on the pots, but not on the leaves, with brackets too, until the key that will provide water and that will have to be adjusted to single out the right amount. Of course the inclination of this system, the key to the last pot, it is important to take into account.