For centuries, many First Nations groups across North America have cultivated three plants that worked together in perfect symbiosis: corn, beans, and squash (or pumpkin).
These DIY hanging lettuce balls are easy to put together, and are as delicious as they are decorative.
Drought-resistant keyhole gardens are ideal for small spaces because that lovely little notch allows you to walk into the centre so you can reach all the glorious plants you've packed the space with.
So many of us get reallyreally excited as soon as we have a plot of land to play with that we end up sabotaging our attempts with our impatience.
Rather than being discouraged by the fact that I will never be able to grow a decent tomato here, I've learned the lesson that working with the land I have is easier on both my wallet and my heart than fighting with it.