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[Total: 0    Average: 0/5] You must sign in to vote Self-employed gardener and MyBuilder tradesman Andrew explains why he enjoys big landscape gardening jobs. From initial landscape designs to patio and garden trellis, he wanted to create a dramatic change throughout the garden. Andrew Greenhill, member of since January 2009, knew from his teens that he wanted to work outdoors and when he left school he went to Pershore College in Worcestershire to study horticulture. Read more about Andrew and his involvement in the garden makeover at Subscribe: Facebook: Twitter: GooglePlus: Video Rating: / 5 It’s early Memorial Day weekend in my small space urban garden. My edible perennials are really taking off! As my berries and fruits trees are getting more established, they are now beginning to bear fruit! I continue to train plants to grow on a variety of trellis systems to increase plant density. Espalier pruning techniques have kept trees looking nice while remaining compact. As many over-story plants are getting established, I continue to layer in some smaller, plants which include herbs, flowers, and fruit bearing ground covers. I’ve set up a few mini fruit tree guilds and other companion plantings. In the one acidic loving fruit bed I have blueberries, lingonberries and wintergreen. These are all quite happy growing alongside each other. At the base of my 4-in-1 stone fruit multi-grafted tree (peach + apricot + plum + nectarine) I also have oregano, citronella balm and yarrow. In another edible landscaping bed I have an Asian persimmon, some honeyberries, Alpine strawberries and garlic chives. The trellis systems are all in place. No doubt, the passion fruit will be an aggressive grower. My Chinese yam (air potato) is growing very well. And my hardy kiwi is already blooming and […]


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  • Brian Broussard 1 year ago

    Great tour of your garden. Smartly put together. You made mention of your good friend, climate change, and I am assuming you mean man-made climate change. Would you do a video to substaintiate your good friend, man-made climate change. Please touch on the archeological evidence of the massive changes in temperature pre-industrialized world, to include both ice ages. Touch on the temperature data that says there has been no significant "warming" in the last 20 years or so. Touch on the hystaria of global cooling of the early 1970's and touch on the direct correspondance of increased activity on the Sun parrallels increases of Earth's Temperature as well as the direct correspondence of lesser activbity to lower temperatures. This is a serious request, not tongue in cheeck. I think the garden is great!!!!

  • Paul Jones 1 year ago

    Do you make your own planter boxes? How so?

  • Ed Cravens 1 year ago

    What a fantastic video! Thank you so much for sharing. I love your enthusiasm and your creativity.

  • Cheryl Brownstein 1 year ago

    Albo, last year I built two 3' by 12' sub-irrigated beds. I followed your instructions to the T and had a great harvest. This year, I topped off the beds with more potting mix, but the crops have not done nearly as well. What organic fertilizers should I have used and in what quantities?

  • Tim Morris 1 year ago

    Thanks for the tour. What kind of camera are you using. It looks great!

  • M144 B1444 1 year ago

    Great use of garden, very inspiring. thank you and happy gardening

  • Sue Fowler 1 year ago

    Hi, great garden, I just subscribed. Your grapevine, it looks like it's in part shade, does it produce grapes? I'm thinking of planting a grapevine in a part shade.

  • MyDogMike1 1 year ago

    Can I ask where you got the H. Yellow Gooseberry? I've been looking for that variety and can only find the red.

  • The Plant-Based Homestead 1 year ago

    I'm in Central NY in zone 5b. I LOVE passion fruit. I didn't think you could grow them in colder climates? May I ask which variety you have, where you got them and how you take care of them please? I would Love, love LOVE to have them here since they are 2 for 5.00 at the grocery store.

  • Jeb Gardener 1 year ago

    Very nice video quality there. And those berries look great!

  • janet shaw 1 year ago

    it looks like you added maybe a irrigation pipe down your self watering or do you still use a vertical pipe for adding the water? I'm getting ready to build mine bed this sunday!

  • Lucky Quintana 1 year ago

    Inspirational. I'm going to get started on my own garden very soon.

  • Kurt Reed 1 year ago

    Oh more edible landscape ideas please! My wife keeps getting stupid flowers, it drives me nuts.

  • francisco Salazar Carballo 1 year ago

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  • GrowHuntFish 1 year ago

    great video, what camera are you using in this video? thanks

  • Dritan Bega 1 year ago

    Awesome,…great work you have done, very much respect.
    @9;42 what did you paint the trunks of peaches with,? lime ?Whats your opinion on that ?
    Thanks for sharing and keep up the love for the nature.

  • Jim Battaglia 1 year ago

    Good video on how to grow food in tight spaces. Thanks for the tour

  • Mark Egloff 1 year ago

    Hi, Al. New subscriber. Love your vids. Lots of great ideas. If you answered this before, please forgive me for asking you to respond again. What zone are you in? I see a lot of your plants that share my zone 6, so assume that you are 5 or 6.

  • VirtualLife 1 year ago

    All your plants look like they r growing well, and u got almost every available space nicely populated. Luv peaches, u got loads. R u able to produce enough veg/fruits for yourself, up to like 90+% ? Asian pear tree looks big enough to have some fruits.

  • MrChipGardener 1 year ago

    Great video! Nice selections. I've been growing the hardy kiwi for awhile but not the Issai version. You'll probably have better luck with that one.

    Those honeyberries will totally take over that space in 1-2 seasons. Be prepared! Some of my 3rd year ones are taking up 4 sq/ft each.

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