This homeowner observed his boring green lawn, and he started to ask himself, “so what’s the point?” Although it looked nice, it gave him no satisfaction. It was a lot of work to keep too. So he decided to try something else. Check out what he did next.
Since the city was giving away compost for free, he got some and that’s what you see in the boxes.
Support systems started coming up as the seeds began sprouting.
For this guy, the hardest part was developing the irrigation system.
Cinder blocks and wood chips fill in the rest of the lawn.
The arugula came first.
Then spinach was the next to arrive.
Beautiful beets brought some color.
Everything’s coming up radishes.
Here’s a whole wreath of carrots, pulled from this man’s lawn.
There was so much yield, the guy had to give away some of his vegetables.
Some good-looking green onions.
The green of these beans is perfect.
What a lovely bunch of tomatillos.
Big and beautiful cucumbers.
Just one of a bunch of peppers.
As an added bonus, he noticed beautiful flowers blossom before squash grows.
Cinder blocks are perfect for growing herbs.
Feast your eyes on this!
Great idea! It looks beautiful and is useful. This is what land should be used for.
Beautiful Garden, but cinder blocks contain lime, and not suitable for growing food in as it may leach into the food grown within it!