Building a Living Wall
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Have you ever wanted to take your landscaping vertical? Planting a living wall is a great way to add some “living art” to your yard, while taking advantage of the benefits of landscaping! Whether you’re looking for a pop of color, some curb appeal or a way to add some foliage to your home, a living wall is an easy, fun and unique project for any space.
Cut and line the back and bottom of the pallet with 2 layers of landscape fabric.
Staple the fabric to the wood.
Fill the space between the fabric and the wood slats on the front of the pallet with potting soil.
Lay the prepared pallet down flat on the ground or on a table.
Plant the plants into the potting soil between the slats of the pallet.
Plant plants close together.
Stand the pallet up move it to its permanent location (building wall, in the garden supported).
Water the pallet garden from the top slowly and completely.