DIY Herb Garden Tower

 

Project: Full Sun

Project time: 45 minutes

Plant a stacked herb garden using several containers and you can have a mixed herb garden nearby even in the smallest spaces.

 

Step 1: Choose pots in 3 sizes.

Step 2: Fill the largest pot ¾ full of potting soil. Tamp down the soil to make             it firm, add more if needed.

Step 3: Place the medium pot on top of the soil. Fill it ¾ full of potting soil.             Tamp it down as well and as more soil as needed.

Step 4: Place the smallest pot on top and fill it ½ full.

Step 5: Sprinkle E.B. Stone Sure Start Fertilizer in each layer.

Step 6: Plant 4 inch herbs according to the recipe starting with the bottom              layer and working your way to the top.

Step 7: Fill in around the plants with potting soil.

Step 8: Water in thoroughly.

Recipe List

    • A – Variegated Thyme
    • B – Purple Sage
    • C – Columnar Basil
    • D – Rosemary
    • E – Parsley
    • F – Tricolor Sage
    • G – Chives

 

Shopping List

  • 1 – 14 inch terra cotta pot
  • 1 – 10 inch terra cotta pot
  • 1 – 6 inch terra cotta pot
  • 1 – bag Potting soil
  • 1– box E.B. Stone Sure Start
  • 3 – 4 inch Variegated Thyme
  • 2 – 4 inch Purple Sage
  • 1 - 4 inch Columnar Basil
  • 1 – 4 inch Rosemary
  • 2 – 4 inch Parsley
  • 1 – 4 inch Tricolor Sage
  • 1 – 4 inch Chives