Small greenhouse tips: 5 ways to make the most of limited space
Tips to help you effectively use your small greenhouse
Having a greenhouse is useful, but it was also a luxury for many years. Now, thanks to smaller, portable greenhouses, almost any gardener can have a greenhouse of their own. There are even small greenhouse kits that can teach you how to make a small greenhouse on your own. However, since they’re smaller, you need to use the space more carefully. If you aren’t sure where to start, we can help.
There are plenty of ways you can use your greenhouse, but here are our top five tips for making the most of your smaller greenhouse!
What you need to know about light deprivation (or ‘light dep’) greenhouses and how they work
Here are the benefits of light dep greenhouses and ways to set one up
In a horticultural context, the term "light deprivation" may be a little daunting to the uninitiated. After all, isn’t light supposed to be essential for healthy plants? But more gardeners than ever are swearing by this approach. It’s a well-established fact that light deprivation can help greenhouses become more productive across all four seasons, including winter; when growing slows down or comes to a halt.
So what is a light deprivation (or "light dep") greenhouse, and how does it work? Here are all the details for understanding this fresh approach to greenhouse gardening and determining whether it’s right for you.