Tower Tip: Gardening at All Levels of Ability

Tower Tip: Gardening at Any Ability
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Join Kristi Armes, resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert, and her mother-in-law, Eleanor, as they show how planting a tower can be done at any level of ability or mobility. Here are just a few of the topics you will learn about: – What’s better, planting from the bottom or the top? – […]

Tower Tip: Q&A and Rattail Radish

Tower Tip: Rat's Tail Radish
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Join Kristi Armes, resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert, as she answers your questions and shows you how her towers have progressed. She also offers a warning about casters and a heartwarming surprise. Here are just a few of the questions Kristi answers: How do you harvest lettuce so that it will keep […]

Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3

Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 3
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Get up to speed on vermicomposting with Kristi Armes, resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and specia guest Tom Tlusty. Tom is an advanced “worm rancher”, and he spells out what you really need to know to keep your worms happy and healthy. In part 3 of this 3 part series, Kristi and […]

Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 2

Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 2
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Get up to speed on vermicomposting with Kristi Armes, resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and specia guest Tom Tlusty. Tom is an advanced “worm rancher”, and he spells out what you really need to know to keep your worms happy and healthy. In part 2 of this 3 part series, Kristi and […]

Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 1

Tower Tip: Vermicomposting, Part 1
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Get up to speed on vermicomposting with Kristi Armes, resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and specia guest Tom Tlusty. Tom is an advanced “worm rancher”, and he spells out what you really need to know to keep your worms happy and healthy. In part 1 of this 3 part series, Kristi and […]

Tower Tip: Emptying the Compost Tube

Tower Tips: Emptying the Compost Tube
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Want to know what to do when your compost tube is full? Join resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as she demonstrates how to empty the compost tube. This video was originally broadcast on Facebook Live on May 19, 2018. The worms in the compost tube consume the […]

Tower Tip: Trellis and Stake

Tower Tip: Update
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Are your plants going to lean? Join resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as demonstrates how to stake and trellis plants. This video was originally broadcast on Facebook Live on May 6, 2018. Kristi’s Top 4 Tips for Trellising and Staking: Place 6’ long stakes as close to […]

Tower Tip: Updates and an Experiment

Tower Tip: Update
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Join resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as checks in on her tower’s progress and provides updates on an experiment. This video was originally broadcast on Facebook Live on May 6, 2018. Everything has gotten big, and the kale is ready for harvest. Some leaves needed to be […]

Tower Tip: Initial Setup

Tower Tips: Intitial Setup
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Join resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as she sets up a new tower. This video was originally broadcast on Facebook Live on April 22, 2018. Flip the base upside down Insert feet into the holes all the way to lip Turn it right-side up Insert semicircle, “fully […]

Tower Tip: Accessible Gardening

Tower Tip: Accessible Gardening
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Join resident Garden Tower 2™ Vertical Gardening System expert and master gardener Kristi Armes as she shares her accessible gardening experiences. This video was originally broadcast on Facebook Live on April 7, 2018. Kristi was born with scoliosis and spina bifida. In order garden more easily, she uses a rolling chair when her back pain […]