E 18th AveContemporary Garden, Vancouver
Custom multi-level cedar raised vegetable beds.
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Plants and lawns will often tell you they’re growing in poor soil by exhibiting some of the following symptoms:Slow or poor growth.Yellowing leaves (this can indicate a nutrient deficiency, pH problem or poor drainage).Wilting leaves (a sign the soil is not holding enough water).
6. Stepping up. Vancouver, Canada
3. SilverbeetSilverbeet is a hardy plant that tastes great in recipes (try hiding it in the kids’ spaghetti bolognese). It can be grown from seed or seedlings and will be productive for many months, with individual leaves being harvested as you need them. They can be grown in full sun or part shade and prefer a well-drained soil or potting mix.Where to grow: In a vegie patch in the garden or an edible balcony garden. When to plant: From spring to autumn in cool and temperate areas. All year round in tropical and subtropical areas.