To imitate nature in design is no easy task. If, like most people, you want a well-designed courtyard, you dare to start one of the following ideas. Today we talk about container gardens or hydroponic gardens. Be inspired by our photos!
Step 1: Which is the right garden style for you? Basically, you can choose between a bucket garden or hydroponic garden in the backyard. The potted or potted plants grow in an artificially produced small biotope with loose soil. The hydroponic Garden means hydroponic garden. That's what he is - in most cases with live fish in the pond there. Earth is not needed here, The constant water level provides the vertical planting system with moisture.
The potted plants can be rearranged several times, and easily get into the house in winter.
With the hydroponic garden you can grow many plants in a small space.
Step 2: Did you decide on the right place? The design of a garden in the courtyard largely depends on the right location. The plants need a lot of light and sun.
Avoid cold rooms (such as attic or garage).
Some plants may not like draft, so there should be either ventilation holes or air conditioning nearby.
Step 3: Check the environment carefully. In the courtyard you are able to control the environment completely. This is expensive in most cases, requires time and effort, but believe us, it's definitely worth it. Because the results will definitely be successful.
Obtain a heating mat. In general, the plants bloom best at a temperature of 24 to 29 ° C.
In addition, a drip irrigation would be helpful. With such a system you guarantee the casting, so you do not have to think about it daily.
The lighting is very important for the plants. Natural sunlight is enough, but artificial lighting would not be unnecessary.
Step 3: Which are your favorite plants? The possibilities for your garden design are numerous. Apart from flowers, you could also think of vegetables, berries, herbs, flowers, etc.! Let us convince you:
Vegetables: tomatoes, peppers, aubergines, carrots, radishes, beans, peas and mushrooms.
Fruits: strawberries, figs, grapes.
Herbs: basil, bay leaf, chives, oregano, parsley, rosemary, sage, tarragon and thyme.
Flowers: Sheath leaves, African Violets, Marigolds, Begonias, Cacti and Succulents.
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