Autumn planting in GreenSmart Planters

Autumn planting Autumn planting is often overlooked but as summer draws to a close we need to be planning ahead for late autumn and early winter harvesting. So clear out your summer crops, tip the soil out, clean up the GreenSmart planter and refill it with more potting … Continue reading

Growing Rock Melons in GreenSmart Pots

Growing Rock Melons Growing rock melons this summer!!. Here are some tips to help you get the best results from growing rock melons in a GreenSmart self watering planter. In ten to sixteen weeks you will be eating beautiful fragrant melons from your own garden. Rock melons are … Continue reading

Tips for growing rocket in a GreenSmart container

Growing Rocket – Plant Rocket Now Growing rocket – some simple tips for new gardeners and old hands.   Rocket is a fast growing plant with the young leaves having a mild peppery flavour and a stronger mustard taste when older.  The plants resemble an open lettuce but … Continue reading

Chilli Seeds are Hot This Summer

Chilli seeds or chili seeds ??  Never mind the spelling !! It seems that most Americans use “chili or chilies” and the rest of the world uses “chilli or chillies”. Here are some great ideas for helping you to successfully grow your own chillies from chilli seeds. Get … Continue reading

Tomato Plants in GreenSmart Containers

Tomato Plants Introduction Tomato plants are easy to grow from seed or from plants and because the mature plants need a lot of water, they are ideally suited to GreenSmart self watering planters. These planters can hold up to 12 litres of water in the reservoir…. far more than any … Continue reading