Fiskars Kicks Off 2015 Project Orange Thumb Community Garden Inititiative

November 18, 2015


Community gardening cultivates many things: creative expression, beautiful outdoor spaces, civic and community collaboration, healthy hand-grown foods and sustainable living.


As a leader in the garden industry celebrating and supporting community gardening, Fiskars launched Project Orange Thumb, a community gardening … Read More...

Growing Vegetables Indoors Twenty-One at a Time

November 6, 2015


The urban greenhouse-less are not doomed to a life of seasonal CSAs (although they are a good thing) or wilted produce from the mega grocery store down the road (a bad thing.) Innovations of the gardening kind are popping up … Read More...

Self-Watering Modular and Magnetic “Connect a Pot” Planters

August 19, 2015


For those of us who have downsized to smaller digs where space is at a premium, there’s a new self-watering modular pot system for growing plants, herbs and flowers indoors in compact areas.


Connect a Pot fits well into the …

Plantus Please: Modular Indoor Vertical Gardens

July 17, 2015


Budapest-based designer Judit Zita Boros designed Plantus Planters, a system of modular indoor vertical gardens, with indoor urban gardeners in mind.


Planted Walls and Living Curtains

These modular indoor vertical gardens are double-duty systems which not only offers the … Read More...

A Living Staircase as Floating Indoor Garden

June 26, 2015


Rising 41 feet up and four floors high, designer Paul Cocksedge’s Living Staircase floats within the space like a soaring indoor garden.


The steel and American white oak spiral staircase forms the internal nucleus of London’s Ampersand building in the … Read More...

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