Are you lacking space in the backyard for a garden, but have a decent sized deck? You can easily use your deck to grow a simple vegetable garden. This is known as container gardening and is a great option if a homeowner (or renter) wants to grow their own food. Growing a vegetable garden on a deck or porch is really easy.
One of the best things about growing a vegetable garden on a deck is not having to worry about most animal activity disturbing a crop. You only need to know where to start to grow a variety of vegetables in containers on your deck.
Almost any type of container can be used when growing a vegetable garden on a deck. Buckets to plastic bins or even clay pots can be used for this project. The key is having a way to keep all the plants watered. This is where a garden hose comes in handy.
A list of tips for growing a vegetable garden on a deck is on thegardeningcook.com here…