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Vertical Garden Tower

A great way to grow your own food

Done in 1 hours
Skill level easy

Discover an ingenious solution to grow your own fresh produce with the Vertical Garden Tower! Perfect for limited spaces, this tower is especially great for crops like spinach.

Published under CC:BY-SA by

Cranes Conservation Volunteers

Author · David Warui

What you need

We make our own biochar from the Salvinia Molesta weed. Find the instruction on how to make it on dooiy soon.

How to make it

Prepare an even ground for setting up the vertical garden

Place the hollow container at the centre

Place a straight stick at the centre of the hollow container

Place ballast in the hollow container

Place the net

Put pegs around for stability

Prepare the Soil Mixture



Mix of Biochar, Manure, and Soil

Place the mixture of biochar, manure and soil around the hollow container and inside the net

Continue putting the mixture until the net is full

This is how the net looks like after you have filled it.

Pour water in the middle where the ballast was placed until water penetrate around the net

Plant spinach on top of your vertical garden

Make holes in the net and plant spinach on the sides

How you maintain it

Don’t forget to water your tower regularly to ensure your plants stay healthy and happy. After harvesting, be sure to plant new seedlings.

With a little love and care, your Vertical Garden Tower will continue to provide you with a bountiful harvest all year round. Happy gardening!

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