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Posts Tagged ‘Morning glory’
Makeshift plastic rope trellis for morning glory
Makeshift plastic rope trellis for morning glory

Is this a new trend? I am looking forward to watching these plants grow this summer.

Balcony garden update
Balcony garden update

It’s amazing what you can fit in a sunny narrow space.

Sidewalk bitter melons in plastic buckets & twine
Sidewalk bitter melons in plastic buckets & twine

Bitter melon growing in plastic buckets with an elaborate plastic twine trellis supported by a tree branch

Summer-time morning glory
Summer-time morning glory

As their name implies, the flowers are most spectacular in the morning.

Elementary School Morning Glory
Elementary School Morning Glory

The flowers vary in color, and the students track the progress in notebooks. Looks like fun.

Balcony Green Curtain
Balcony Green Curtain

A simple twine structure connecting the railing with the laundry support attached to the balcony ceiling.

Coco Husk Soil
Coco Husk Soil

For urban gardeners, one key question is how to get plants, soil and pot from store to house…….