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Tower Garden owners warning!Let my story serve as a cautionary tale. When my Tower Garden arrived, I could not wait to start growing. So much so that I was too impatient to wait for my seeds to sprout and get big enough for the Tower. And so, I went ahead and purchased seedlings. To be fair, I ordered […]Continue reading
You may have heard that growing with the Tower Garden Growing System is plug-and-play easy.And as someone who grows food using both traditional gardening and Tower Gardening, I know first-hand how much easier the Tower Garden is. But is it truly plug-and-play? Can you really set it and forget it? Here’s the 100% honest truth: Not quite! To be […]Continue reading
How big is the Tower Garden?That depends on which model you’re referring two. There are two models of the Tower Garden (click image to enlarge):Tower Garden FlexThe Tower Garden Flex grows food both outdoors and indoors.The Tower Garden Flex is the classic Tower Garden. Designed originally for growing outdoors, it can, of course, also be […]Continue reading
What can you grow in the Tower Garden? According to the Tower Garden website, you can grow anything “except root crops, grapevines, bushes and trees.” So why does the title of this post say you can literally grow anything? I’ll answer that in a moment. In the meantime, let me show you the three main types of plants you […]Continue reading
“Where’s the soil?”That’s one of the most common questions people ask me when they see my Tower Garden, whether in person or online. The answer is, there’s no soil. That’s because the Tower Garden is a form of aeroponics.What’s Aeroponics?Let me begin by describing hydroponics because most people are more familiar with it. In hydroponics, plants grow in […]Continue reading