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Posted on July 30, 2013 by Christi York | 0 comments

I finally got a rooftop garden! I didn't find out until June, so I was a bit late starting. Now the kale won't stop and I've harvested the basil once already. 

 

 

I just started some spinach and chard from seed (for the first time!). It's mid-season, so I've no idea how they will get along. But I love this little "life hack" of re-using old salad containers as mini greenhouses. It keeps the wee seedlings moist, and mostly (fingers crossed) protected from the dreaded slugs.

Has anyone else used this method before? I welcome any comments on starting seeds mid-season like this too!

Posted in garden, greenhouse, plants, recycling, summer