Small-Space Garden Projects

| 4/27/2012 4:37:42 PM

Tags: diy project, gardening, garden project, container gardening, vertical gardening, vertical garden, fairy garden, herb garden, hanging garden, planter, wine barrel, shipping pallets,

Although most of us would love a lush landscape or garden, in reality, few of us have the time, space or other resources available to maintain one. Whether you’re short on space or short on time, these small-space garden projects will bring a bit of life (and greenery) to your home.


Photo By Thayer Allison Gowdy 

Apart from houseplants, terrariums offer one of the easiest ways to bring the outdoors in. These miniature landscape designs take a short time to assemble, and maintenance is a breeze. For instructions on creating your own, check out the article “Try This: How to Make a Terrarium.”

Indoor Fairy Garden

indoor herb garden
Photo By Melissa/Courtesy The Inspired Room  

This cute little container garden from the blog The Inspired Room was partly inspired by fairy gardens and partly inspired by blogger Melissa’s love of creeping plants. Check out the post for more details on how it was created.

Window Herb Garden

window herb garden
Photo By JillM 

elderberry, echinacea, bee hive


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