We used to have a pool outside, until Doug decided to drain the water & this happened:
Yes, that is a large caping crack with vegetation growing out of it, in the wall of our pool.
At the time, I did mention that I thought it was not the best idea to drain the pool, but who am I to argue with an engineer? Now we just have a hole in the ground. As it turns out, this is a good thing, since it gives us a great big space for a greenhouse & veggie garden.
Only problem is that I’m quite the novice when it come to gardening. I have been known to have succulents die in my care. As a result, I thought, maybe start out small. Have a few container gardens & see how that goes. I’ve bought some books & I’m feeling inspired & motivated to make a trip to the nursery & get planting. I’m thining something like this:
Small container plants perfect for the kitchen window.
Large container filled with edible goodies.
Or maybe try my hand at succulents again? With any luck, if armed with a bit more knowledge I’ll succeed in keeping them alive this time?
Selection of potted succulents.
White container succulents & black trough collection.
Any tips for a budding gardner?