Greenhouse guide: 13 incredibly useful tips. If you want the luxury of an in-greenhouse mains supply, some plumbing is needed. A greenhouse roof harvests a surprising volume of rainwater, so store it in butts. Watering techniques range from devotional use of a watering can to a semi-automatic system if you’re away from home a lot.- Telegraph
Irrigation spikes - attach these spikes to old soft drink bottles to create an efficient irrigation system for your garden! The slow-drip design delivers water deep into the soil, so your plants stay nourished while you save time watering.
Great gardening tip! Super simple DIY hacks to set up before you leave for vacation to vacation-proof your garden and ensure your plants don't die while you're gone! They take just a few minutes, and will make a world of a difference for your garden! :: DontWastetheCrumbs.com
The hexagon cells that make up each COREgravel panel form a rigid honeycomb design that holds gravel in place and supports load distribution. The underside is a geotextile allowing water to drain easily and prevents weed growth. Interlocking system edges support assembly.
In this instructable I'm going to show you how you can make your very own automatic plant watering system. The best part? This solution requires no pump!The benefit of using an automatic watering system is that you avoid having your plants start to dry out, and you also wont accidentally soak your plants. The moisture is kept at the perfect level for your plants and you end up using less water!There's a lot of different automatic watering systems out there. These seem to work great however…
Dubbed "Malthus," this Ikea-hacked project by Conceptual Devices pieces together a 100g fish tank, plastic grow beds, a pump and piping onto an IKEA Broder shelf, with wheels. Malthus is designed to be an in-home unit, and to grow one meal a day, a portion of fish with a side of salad. If you don't know yet, aquaponics is basically hydroponics + fish in a sustainable loop. The fish provides nutrients and CO2 to the plants, and the plants in turn purifies the water and returns O2 to the…
A truly versatile member of the Barcelona range by Elho, the All-in-1 Planter in White combines a planter, saucer and hanging rack in one elegant and robust piece. The saucer also serves as the plant's watering system, preventing root rot and helping to preserve the plant in top condition. Add colour to your balcony quickly and easily without fear of rain damage, as the double coated material offers optimum protection against corrosion.