Ollas: Unglazed Clay Pots Water Your Garden Easily

watering plants with ollas

An olla is a terra cotta clay pot that is buried neck deep in a garden, raised bed or container. The unglazed clay pot is filled with water and plants are planted around it. As the roots of the plants dry up the soil, fresh water is drawn through the walls of the porous olla. Continue reading

Review: GreenStalk Vertical Gardening System

green stalk vertical gardening system

The idea behind the Green Stalk Vertical Gardening System is to minimize watering and provide a large enough vertical garden to grow a wide variety of flowers, fruits and vegetables. It’s ideal for the would-be gardener who only has a patio, deck, porch or balcony to grow on. Continue reading