Gardening involves endless cycles — in Gwen O’Neill’s vertical garden, too much rain, not enough rain — too much sun, not enough sun — one crop finishing up, planning ahead to be ready with new plants. Read more
Spring is in the air and the green and purple beans are almost ready for the tower! As the days are getting longer, people are dreaming of sweet, vine-ripened tomatoes and fresh cucumbers. Picking a few stalks of parsley without losing the rest of the bunch as it lays unused in the refrigerator, is a benefit of growing veggies with a vertical garden. Read more
Here are some Growing Tips for Winter Produce with Your Tower Garden — Winter gardening in California is easy with a Tower Garden and an aquarium heater. As soon as the night temperature begins to dip, usually in November, I get out my submersible heater and plug it in. Read more
The 50 Mile Bouquet by Debra Prinzingis an informative book about new directions in the business of flowers— floral growers, sellers and designers. Great photos by David Perry.
Gwen O’Neill has been a gardener for over 40 years and has always been a passionate cook. Her own health challenges led her to experiencing a variety of healing modalities. After finding that her health improved with eating more whole food and improving her nutrition, she committed to sharing this experience with others.
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Aleta Pritzo was one of my first customers to have a tower garden delivered in April, 2012. She’s been working on “cleaning up” her diet with more healthy foods. Because she was buying a lot of organic produce, Aleta was anxious to start growing some of her own. Read more
It’s exciting to see how quickly the tomatoes are looking good in my tower garden now that the weather is consistently warm. I expect the heritage cherry tomatoes pictured here will begin ripening very soon and there are plenty of them on this plant.
One of the frequent questions I hear is, what can I grow in a tower garden? Read more