Food Growing in Small Spaces and Containers

How to make the most of your growing space, no matter what size it is!

5 May 2021 17:3019:30

Photo Julie Smith

Photo Julie Smith

Sign up here for 'Food Growing in Small Spaces and Containers'

Living in a big city with limited outdoor space doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy food growing.

In this session we’ll tell you how to grow almost anywhere: from picking the right container and spoil type, to choosing the perfect plants for your space, and caring for your mini garden. By the end of the session, you’ll know what to do next to start growing with the space you have.

Trainer Bio:

Julie Smith is a food grower, soil life enthusiast and seed saver based in Devon. Before moving down to the South West she lived in London where she managed the Regent’s Park Allotment Garden for Capital Growth, and created a number of inner city gardens with the charity Global Generation. She now manages a community garden in central Exeter, and is planning on starting a living community seed bank there. She shares her tips on her website Sow & Grow, and regularly delivers training on gardening, food growing, and seed saving.

Photo: Julie Smith


Share Share

Give us your feedback on the website.

Introduction to Medicinal Plants: History, Folklore and Magic
Jun 23 2021 17:3019:00

Write your Garden
Jun 16 2021 17:3019:00

Foraging and Herbal Walk and Talk
Jun 9 2021 17:3019:00

Support our work

Your donation will help communities grow more food in gardens across London.

Donate to Sustain

Capital Growth is a project of Sustain: the alliance for better food and farming.

Capital Growth

Capital Growth is London's Food Growing Network, with over 2000 members. Whether you are growing at home, as part of an allotment, in a community group or school you can join for free to receive benefits such as discounts, advice and monthly enewsletters.

Capital Growth
C/o Sustain
The Green House
244-254 Cambridge Heath Road
London
E2 9DA

0203 5596 777
capitalgrowth@sustainweb.org
www.capitalgrowth.org

Capital Growth is a project of Sustain: the alliance for better food and farming.

© Sustain 2021

Registered charity (no. 1018643)
Site map
Data privacy & cookies

Mayor of London City Bridge Trust