5 Ways To A Better Garden

By Kailash Maharaj
June 5, 2015

5 Ways to a Better Garden City Style and Living Magazine

 

Garden problem? CSL has the solution for you no matter where you live or the layout of your garden.

1.

CHALLENGE  You want to plant non-GMO heritage varieties of a range of vegetables. That way you can let some plants go to seed and collect them year after year.
SPECS Briden Solutions Garden Seed Bank,$69.95.

2.

CHALLENGE  Find an easy to lift and move, soft-sided, fabric container that takes the guess work out of growing trees, vegetables or flowers.
SPECS SmartPots 5 Gallon Container, $7.95 each.

3.

CHALLENGE You want to garden anywhere (an apartment, rooftop, or in tough soil) with the flexibility of  a lightweight container in a porous material (that regulates heat and water).
SPECS Big Bag Bed Fabric Raised Bed, The Original, $39.95; The Jr, $24.95; The Mini, $14.95 (also available in purple).

4.

CHALLENGE Keeping your lovely flowering trees pruned, with better blooms and in healthy shape. You want a heavy-duty but easy-to-use tool.
SPECS Corona Super-Duty Bypass Lopper, $53.39.

5.

CHALLENGE Storing all of your garden tools and equipment is overwhelming.  You want a 1 bucket that can lock into three different volumes (up to 7.5 litres) and then collapses to a mere 5 cm.
SPECS Uncommon Goods Collapsible Utility Bucket, $30.

This original article was first published in the Summer 2015 issue of City Style and Living Magazine.