We tell you, step by step, what you need to turn your balcony vegetable garden in your particular garden. It is possible to grow a “green” garden at home, almost regardless of where you live. You just need sun, water and, most importantly, something of interest, enthusiasm and love of nature.
Containers. Balcony vegetable garden can grow in pots, boxes. Sufficient to have a container of between 7 and 15 inches long to plant almost everything: carrots, tomatoes, beans, corn, peas, pumpkins, radishes, eggplants, cucumbers, basil, and mint. The roots do not require much space if they have enough water, air and nutrients.
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Nutrients. The compost can find in specialized centers gardening and agriculture. The type manure compost consisting of organic residues like marine birds is a very good fertilizer.
Water. The main difference of these crops to the traditional is you have to water them very often: daily or even more.
Sol. Advise you to choose a location that receive at least 8-10 hours of direct sunlight. Ideally, a garden or a terrace with no buildings to block the sun, but only if you have a balcony vegetable garden or a ledge, do not be discouraged, and are also achieved wonders!