What a pleasure to see plants growing inside! What if we replaced our decorative plants with vegetable plants to watch its radishes grow? A succulent plant by a plan of tomatoes? This is the crazy idea, and yet more and more widespread, of the indoor vegetable patch. Have aromatic herbs but also some vegetables at your fingertips. It is obviously necessary to choose them well because the interior vegetable garden has less space and less ground than a traditional vegetable garden or even that a vat of vegetable garden for the balconies or the small terraces. According to the site ‘ From the garden in my life’,’ Beetroot, bok choy (carrot), carrot, celery, cabbage, romaine lettuce, green onion and leek are some of the vegetables that most easily produce roots and new shoots from a single core ”. You just have to leave their core in a jar filled with water to see that these plants actually make roots. The cultivation of potted vegetables such as radishes, tomatoes or salads, as well as climbing vegetables such as beans are to be preferred when space is lacking.
Then, how to integrate it at home, in your kitchen or on the wall? With what materials? What are the ideas for making or offering yourself a vegetable patch at home? What accessories for it to flourish indoors? Our responses.
AN INDOOR GARDEN IN A SUSPENDED PLANTER
You can obviously reuse your planter to accommodate your aromatic plants. The hanging planter has an undeniable space saving advantage, and all the plants will take light at the same time. If you want to grow your radishes, which requires more space in length, do like ‘ Place of my Taste ‘ and build your own planter from a gutter.
AN INDOOR GARDEN IN A BENCH
We love this “Primavera” model by Tiptoe which has transformed a wooden tray into a structure to receive the pots of aromatic herbs, to which they have added their feet for table or desk. You can imagine it in an entrance hall or in the living room. And that also gives us some ideas for a DIY….
A SELF-CONTAINED INDOOR HOUSE
This is the product that we saw landing at Nature & Découvertes, wondering if it really worked. And yes … Add a light above your salads or your basil, and they will look like boosted super-vegetables. On the market, there are those from the English start-up Prêt-à-Push : models on the table or modules to hang on the walls and multiply for a green wall transformed into … Vegetable wall! There are also those of Potager Véritable and Odyseed , which like their other competitors, offer tubs with ready-to-use sachets, a water bin that must be replenished every week and a light that overlooks everything.
AN INTERIOR HOUSEHOLD IN DAILY SMALL FURNITURE
Remix your shelves for plants in a small vegetable garden or put all your pots in a trolley on wheels, it’s possible! And it’s even the easiest way to organize your vegetable patch in your interior, by diverting all the objects or furniture provided for storage to install your pot of cherry tomatoes. To you libraries of plants, shelves of radishes and other lettuce display cases.
AN INDOOR GARDEN IN A GREENHOUSE
Whether you invest in a greenhouse or, like La Délicate Parenthèse , you make it yourself, the result will be the same: warm plants for the winter, which will grow in a pretty environment.
An indoor vegetable patch in a vegetable patch
What if you brought your vegetable patch inside? At the bottom of a kitchen or even in the living room, the vegetable patch is completely decorative. Take care that it is waterproof so as not to soak your soil or choose the standing vegetable patch which can act as pretty shelves in a corridor or in your kitchen.
AN INDOOR HOUSE IN A BACSAC
Obviously, the star of city balconies has also thought of home gardens with an “indoor” collection. For 4, 9 or 16 locations, Bacsac has developed its famous waterproof canvas for our interiors. Salads and aromatic herbs will feel good there.
AN INDOOR GARDEN WITH TOOLS
What would your indoor vegetable garden be without these useful and beautiful accessories? Even if you leave your watering can, its shovel or its sprayer hanging around, as much as they are decorative … Opt for the hardware style with pretty Andrée Jardin nail brushes or for the minimalist spirit with the Ferm art object watering can Living . In any case, display your tools proudly!