When you don’t feel like making a big garden (or you just don’t have the space for it) and all you want is to grow some plants or veggies, there’s another option. A deck garden is a brilliant way of container gardening that only uses the space you have available on your deck (as small as it may be). As you will see, some creative ideas take up very minimal space.
So check out these great ideas if you want to start a deck garden or a herb garden. Some of these ideas include water features too!
Easy DIY Water Features for Your Yard, Garden, Patio, or Deck
Read this article to find out how to make a simple, inexpensive, DIY water feature or fountain for your yard, garden, patio, or deck. Read the article to get the details.
How to Build a Garden Pond And Deck
Let us show you how to add this easy-to-build pond and easy-care deck to your garden. This serene retreat can be built by a novice and doesn’t require a lot of expensive tools, yet it offers a unique design. In this article, we’ll show you the plans and techniques needed to construct the pond and deck. All it takes is some digging, simple assembly and this easy to follow DIY advice. See the article for all the details.
DIY Deck Herb Garden Using Wine Crates
Gardens take a lot of work – weeding, watering, fertilizing and keeping the critters like deer and rabbits and bugs at bay. The rewards are usually worth it, but many of us don’t have the time between kids, sports, house chores, and cooking. Well, instead of a big elaborate garden, why not start a small herb garden on your deck. Follow the website to learn everything about it.
DIY Gutter Garden for a Deck Railing
An easy gutter garden that hangs off your deck railing. The step-by-step tutorial includes how to join gutters for a more extended garden and planting tips. Read the article to learn everything about it.
Skinny Deck Garden Beds
What a unique idea of skinny deck gardening beds. See the article to get the details.
Creating a Garden Oasis in the City
You’ve finally got some outdoor space. Now, what are you going to do with it? Read the website to learn everything about it.
Roof-Deck Garden Design
Watch as this Chicago Lincoln Park garage roof-deck is transformed with Fall annuals and plantings. Fall annuals are a great way to add beauty that is fresh and seasonal to any deck and outdoor space. See the link for all the details.
The Second Floor Deck Garden
Probably the last place you’d expect to find a garden is two stories up in the middle of the Third Ward. But, Onesto’s kitchen garden is a sight to behold. Follow this website to learn the details.
How to Set Up Mini Water Gardens on Your Deck
Container water gardens can be on your porch, patio, or even the deck. Set this water garden up in a few steps and have gotten to enjoy it for years. Follow this article to learn the details.
Roof Deck Garden
Five stories above Brooklyn, a tar paper roof becomes a gourmet cooking space and party hub with panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline. Read this link to learn everything about it.
Make Your Deck into a Wildlife Oasis
Do you live in an urban area or apartment complex? Is there a limit to how much green space there is at your home? Make your deck into a wildlife oasis in three simple steps. See the link to get the details.
A Container Garden on the Deck and Herbs In the Kitchen Window
Tomatoes, cucumbers, eggplant, and basil are growing on the deck. See this website to learn everything about it.
How to Create Sensational Pots and Planters
Beautiful planters depend on good soil, fertilizer, and careful watering. Start with this simple rule: choose plants with three different habits. See the link to learn the details.
Create a Summer Flower Garden Patio
With a container garden create a beautiful summer space on your deck or patio! Here are some tips to help you. Follow the article to learn the details.
Vegetable Garden on a Deck
Vegetable gardening is a great pleasure for the summer months for many gardeners. But for many of us, space does not allow a full garden. If this is your problem, try growing a vegetable garden on a deck. So many vegetables can be grown in large planters and having the garden nearby makes it much easier to manage. See this link to see the details.