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Topic: What the hell is that!? First attempt at a string garden. Updated!  (Read 11243 times)
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« Reply #10 on: April 16, 2010 02:19:14 PM »

Cool, thanks! I am definitely going to try this soon!

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« Reply #11 on: April 18, 2010 09:03:00 AM »

WOW that's so cool....I wonder how well that would stay together out here? I live in the dry prairies of canada but it's my first time having a yard....maybe burlap on the inside would help the bottom stay together?

I checked out the site but saw it was mostly inspiration and not DIY! Cheesy

very cool, please update as it goes along!
« Reply #12 on: April 21, 2010 05:10:48 AM »

I would think that if you kept it sprayed down with a water bottle it would be fine. I live in the south so we have a lot of humidity but the sun and heat drys everything out! I have just been spraying it down everyday.
« Reply #13 on: April 24, 2010 08:52:59 AM »

I may pack some chives and a few other herbs into this idea! How Cool!!

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« Reply #14 on: April 26, 2010 06:44:39 PM »

Seeing yours sprout is making me want to try this even more! Whats did you plant? And I take it from the previous comment that you have been spraying them with water from a spray bottle, correct? Im so curious to try this but it looks hard!
« Reply #15 on: April 27, 2010 05:11:10 AM »

I planted cilantro, basil, and oregano. I have been spraying them down with a spray bottle every day and every 2 or 3 days I poor some water on them depending on how dry they look. Give it a try, it isn't hard at all and if you mess up all you have lost is some dirt, moss and $1 worth of seeds! Smiley
« Reply #16 on: June 05, 2010 01:41:32 PM »

I'm totally curious how your plants are doing now!
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« Reply #17 on: June 09, 2010 07:42:28 AM »

Wow! I saw these a few weeks ago and intended to try it as well. I'm glad someone else did too! I'm excited to read your progress!

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« Reply #18 on: March 16, 2011 03:34:22 AM »

I saw this and made my own!
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« Reply #19 on: May 08, 2011 03:04:44 PM »

Sadly I moved from my cute little duplex to a apartment. So my string garden had to go. They were going strong until I had to give them away. I hope they still are.
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