No space is too small to have an edible garden be it a windowsill, balcony, roof top, courtyard, alleyway or steps. An edible container garden brightens up any space, provides you with a tasty treat and is a welcome refuge for wildlife in an urban environment.
My very first gardening adventure was a small pot of herbs rammed into a tiny spot of sunlight in the alley of a flat in Oxford. It wasn’t a great success, a couple of house parties later you couldn’t seed the herbs from cigarette butts and wine wasn’t a good subsitute for water, however it fired up my passion for gardening and lead me on to bigger and better things. You’ve got to start somewhere!
The container is a good place to start and it can be anything from a pot, window box, urn, grow bag, hanging basket and any other improvised container. Absolutely anything…
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