10 Easy Container Vegetable Garden Ideas for Your Yard
Why deny yourself fresh from the garden veggies? While planting an entire vegetable garden can seem pretty overwhelming, a container vegetable garden can be a little more manageable. Container vegetable garden are also a great way to garden when you only have a limited amount of space. Luckily, most garden vegetables will work well as container-grown plants.
Enjoy tasty, homegrown vegetables on your doorstep, deck, patio, balcony, or garden with these 10 easy container vegetable garden ideas.
So find a nice sunny space for your container and soon you’ll have fresh garden vegetables ready to be eaten before you know it.
Tiered Salad Garden
Plant a salad garden and keep it on the patio outside your kitchen and voila… instant salad whenever you’d like. We especially love these galvanized tubs used in the tiered garden.
Via The Vintage Wren
Growing cauliflower in containers is not very difficult if you know its proper requirements and ideal growing conditions.
Short on garden space? Then a potato tower or potato box may be just what you need. Using untreated wood, conduit, and some bolts, you can make potato towers that should last a few years.
Via Craft Thyme
Learn how to build this practical and functional strawberry tower with only a few tools needed.
PVC Pipe Garden
Not only is the garden economical, it’s smart – the PVC pipes collect rainwater and self-irrigate.
Via Gardening Living
Fire Pit Rings
Ready to get those hands dirty? Learn how to create these simple farmhouse style raised garden made out of fire pit rings.
Via Dandelion Patina
Hanging Milk Bottle Container Garden
Why not recycle and reuse to create your container vegetable garden. This hanging herb garden is also a great way to declutter the kitchen counters, don’t you think?
Via Grillo Design
Tote Container Garden
Now, these may not be the most beautiful containers, but boy are they economical and practical. You use ordinary household supplies and it only takes about 90 minutes to build a fantastic vegetable garden.
Lettuce Gutter Garden
Here are all the instructions you need to make your own lettuce gutter garden.
Galvanized Trough Vegetable Garden
These galvanized troughs are the perfect solution for homes and apartments with little gardening space.
Via SF Girl By Bay
We also thought we would share our go-to book on vegetable container gardening: The Vegetable Gardener’s Container Bible: How to Grow a Bounty of Food in Pots, Tubs, and Other Containers