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Create A Beautiful Garden, Without The Yard

Posted at 9:09 AM, Apr 06, 2013

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A Home Depot expert is making it easier to create yardless gardens and plants that work for a small space , without the hassle.

Here are some tips:

Easy Edibles- Try using herbs and small fruit tree plants that are easy to maintain in a small space. These simple plants can add some yummy granishes to your home-cooked meals and liven up your home.

Bring the Outdooors, Inside- Indoor planting is a great way to make your home look more lively, especially if you lack outdoor space. According to Home Depot expert Margaret Watters, plants help purify the air and reduces stress. Learn what types of plants can handle the indoors and how to maximize their lifespan.

Add Some Color- Make your home stand out with some splashes of color by using some indoor plainters and containers. Find out how to select the right plants to design an indoor container garden.

Think Small- Miniature plants of popular plants are a top trend in gardening this year, says Watters. They are easy to maintain and store in a small space, and a great way to teach kids how to garden and make gifts for springtime party hosts.