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Planting the Three Sisters in Your Backyard Vegetable Garden

In our new video blog post, Alex from Flower Street Urban Gardens describes the Three Sisters type of gardening as you’re planting your backyard vegetable garden.  The ‘three sisters’ style of planting is a traditional form of agriculture once used by Native Americans, who incorporated intercropping strategies to plant beans, corn, and squash together. This is [...]

How To Set Up Drip Irrigation and Irrigation Timers for Vertical Wall Gardens

In our new video blog post, Alex from Flower Street Urban Gardens shows you how irrigation timers can work in your vertical wall garden to keep your plants moist and growing beautifully.  Setting up irrigation timers to water your garden, Alex suggests, is really the way to go. All of the Flower Street Urban Gardens come [...]

Remembering When Jake Mace Visited Flower Street Urban Gardens

In this blog, we’re looking back a few years in another throwback video. About five years ago, we at Flower Street Urban Gardens had a visit from a well-known YouTuber known as Jake Mace, The Vegan Athlete. He had amassed a following of people attracted to his vegan-fitness videos, as well as his pursuits in gardening [...]

Vertical Wall Gardens with Flower Street Urban Gardens

Hi, Alex here from Flower Street Urban Gardens. I wanted to share a short video that was made a few years ago about our vertical gardens and how it all got started.  As I recount in the clip, about a decade ago my father started to live with us, and I wanted to create a useful [...]

Pruning and Thinning Your Fruit Trees – Part 2

Last month, our video blog post highlighted some tips and insights on how to prune and thin a peach tree in your backyard. Now in mid-March, the calendar shows it’s time for spring, so we wanted to share Part 2 of our video below, in which I provide some strategies to help you protect your peach [...]

Protect Your Plants

Thanks for visiting the Flower Street Urban Gardens blog! We’re here to share some great gardening ideas and sensible tips using our patented vertical garden system. Above all, we’re here to make your gardening easier and more enjoyable.  In this post, we want to talk about preserving your young new fall-winter plants. If you saw our [...]

Create a Beautiful Backyard

With the blazing hot Arizona summer of 2020 behind us, fall/winter is in our midst, and once again, we can focus on entertaining friends and family in the backyard. Is your backyard garden looking its best?  We all want an efficient, expertly-managed backyard garden filled with flowers, plants, and vegetables. But how many of us are [...]

Backyard Gardens Fall/Winter Planting Season Guide

In Phoenix, Arizona, where Flower Street Urban Gardens is based, there are two optimal growing seasons every year: one in the spring, the other in the fall.  Tradition says that come October, the temperatures are cool enough for people to start planting seeds for the fall/winter flowers and vegetables. But like other things this year, that [...]

Backyard Vertical Gardening

Are you someone who’s interested in gardening, but would prefer not to get down on your hands and knees at ground level to develop your own backyard garden?  Well, we have an answer for you - vertical gardens. These are gardens built with strong, western red-cedar wood, (which weather and rot-resistant) bracketed together to create lateral [...]

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