Vertical gardening is a technique used to grow plants on a vertically suspended panel, which can either be self-supporting or attached to a wall. The vertical gardens have existed for a long time and are known by different names, such as living green walls, moss walls, and live walls. In a vertical garden, you can grow flowers or plants on a trellis, tower of pots or garden netting. These gardens require fewer efforts and more benefits, which make them a perfect choice for homes and offices.
There are numerous options when it comes to setting up an indoor vertical garden. From herbs and perennials to annuals, you can plant whatever you want and suit the climatic conditions of your geographical location. Sharing with you some eye-catching DIY indoor vertical garden ideas that are perfect for small spaces.
You can pick a wooden frame that would fit into the wall of your house where you want to pin it. Take succulent plants of different shapes, colors, and sizes. Fill the planting frame with soil and succulent. The best part of growing succulents- they don’t need to be watered often and keep adding beauty to your home.
A DIY hanging planter is a great way to add some greenery to your home without utilizing any physical space. Take a rope, a few square terracotta pots, and a brass snap hook. Take four ropes and fold them in half. Thread the midpoint of the rope through the snap hook and loop it back over. Pull it to tighten and make sure you have an even amount of rope on both sides. Now hang the rope from the ceiling. Take a terracotta pot and pass the rope through the drainage holes on both sides. Repeat the step with other terracotta pots. After you have looped through the last pot, gather the rope and knot it at the bottom. The hanging terracotta vertical garden is ready in which you can grow your favorite plants & flowers.
An old ladder is a perfect alternative to grow multiple houseplants in a limited space. You can add several wood planks to create shelves on ladder steps and put flower or plant pots on them. Make sure to keep houseplants with similar light requirements.
Take an iron or copper rod and cut it to the required size using a pipe cutter. You need a curtain rod bracket that can fit a half-inch pipe in the bracket opening. Place the end caps on the pipe. Use wall anchors while installing the brackets for more support. Once the brackets are installed, you can weave you macramé rope planters with the help of tutorial videos available online and hang on the pipe. After the planters are ready, slip the pipe through top loops and add your plants into the planters. Place the pipe on the mounted brackets and you’re ready to go.