Squash bucket!

These plants are loving this bucket. Leaves getting bigger everyday! Instead of potting mix, I used a compost mix not specifically for container plants. This pic above is a week earlier. And this pic is from the 8th June. Only 19 days ago! Growing so quickly!

Training Red Flame Grape on Trellis

It may not look like it but I took a long time getting this…. To look like this…. I repotted to a 7 gallon tall container from it’s original 1 gallon pot. I had bought a new 10″ pot for it originally but when I saw the crazy roots in the 1gallon pot, I realized…

New container fruit. Red Flame Grapes

I couldn’t resist. This red flame grape plant is from Home Depot. Was only $7. I love the asymmetrical look too. Looks kind of windswept and Japanese-esque. Now I will have to read about how to look after it! I believe grapes usually grow on vines but the label for this plant says “bush”. So…

Container Asparagus loves the Sun

  I had to move my asparagus from my apartment door step to somewhere sunny as during the summer, I do not get much sun right outside my west facing door, which is good for keeping the apartment cool, but not so good for the plants. So this giant pot is hiding in the landscaping…