Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Garden Tips For The Apartment Dweller

Today more and more people are choosing apartment living. Nothing is more satisfying than growing your own garden and there are many benefits to apartment gardening. For the garden lover in you here are 4 inspiring tips for even the smallest balcony or patio.


Utilize your vertical space
Apartment dwellers are often limited on their indoor space let alone outdoors. Get creative with containers and use all of your vertical space. Use hang baskets and multi-level plant stands to help green up your space.
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Opt for low maintenance succulents
If this is your first time gardening or you aren’t sure you can dedicate the time to your garden then opt for low maintenance plants. They will require very little water and lots of sunlight, making it a perfect solution for the busy apartment dweller.


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Upcycle!
You do not have to spend a lot of money to have a nice garden. Don’t toss out those old containers and upcycle them in your garden. It will help add some color and personality to your space.
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Make it mobile
Make sure you can move your garden around your patio or balcony and that you are able to bring your plants indoors when temperatures begin to dip.
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Need more ideas? Check us out on Pinterest: Grow A Garden In A Small Space.

Renting should not prevent you from trying out your green thumb. There are many gardening tips that work even on the smallest space - indoor and outdoor. Our licensed apartment locators are experts in working with renters who are garden lovers and can help you find the perfect place to call home. Call our apartment finders today!