How to Build an Indoor Garden, the Creation of the Tub Garden

Here at Tub to Table, we are all about gardening in the Great Indoors. We have been gardening this way for about 4 years, and this blog is dedicated to the ups and downs of indoor gardening, plus recipes that celebrate those indoor-grown vegetable harvests. Here is an introduction to the Tub Garden itself, and how to build an indoor garden of your own, in 6 easy steps. 

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Vegetarian meatballs in a swedish-style sauce shot from over the table, with serving spoons on a wooden background

The Special Problem of Onions.

And…the frustrated invention of Bulbless-Onion Bulgur Balls.

Onions are a special and unique headache for the indoor gardener, because they are finicky canaries in the proverbial coal mine. Just when you think you are dominating like Mother Nature in your indoor garden, onions will be the vegetable to tell you maybe aren’t doing such a hot job.

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How to make Self-Watering Planters

Here I’ll show you step-by-step how I make my awesome self-watering planters out of 20 gallon plastic storage bins.

One of the best things I ever learned, whether gardening indoors or out, is the value of self-watering containers. I still remember the summer I first converted all of my flower boxes to self-watering. It was so much work, but then the plants just started thriving. We couldn’t believe the amount of growth exploding out of the flower boxes.

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