165,481 trough gardening Home Design Photos

A.GRUPPO Architects - Dallas
2 Reviews
Groveland House
Ideabooks2,815
Questions3
Like the idea! Where were the metal garden containers purchased please?
How does the heat effect the plants in the metal trough?
They are common troughs, available at any feed store, also being used by city dwellers for planters, ponds and kids swimming pools.
Raised planter bed in water trough
garden beds using galvanized cattle troughs
Trough planters raised on wooden blocks sitting on pea gravel
container gardening. Pesky rabbits foiled
I love the troughs - I'm going to use this out here in west Texas
Love the horse troughs for gardening
since moved, but the new homeowner, also an avid gardener, snatched up the house after contemplating building a small glass box of his own. Reeves' design was exactly what he wanted. The current homeowner uses various bins to create a vegetable garden where he grows leafy greens (although nothing smokable)
“stock tanks for raised garden” — mecodd
Banyon Tree Design Studio
8 Reviews
Lisa Port, APLD
Ideabooks1,062
Questions2
Planters. Good idea for raised garden bed
Good Idea for gardening. Easier on the back when it's raised like that.
raised garden beds-metal water troughs
water trough gardening
Water trough garden boxes
tub garden, wood chips
New vegetable garden.
raised beds ala metal troughs
love the troughs...water troughs...Garden planters...Garden in tubs...raised garden...herb garden idea...garden containers...trough garden boxes...garden feature...feed troughs...Cool garden...container garden...edible garden
“Ditto” — kharms13
Story Design and Construction, Inc.
1 Review
St. Helena Second Home
Ideabooks510
Questions2
are the containers self watering? Noticed the PVC pipes sticking out.. Also how are the giant clips used in the garden?
Just started looking into alternate garden boxes. These aluminum containers are great. Where can I find these? Home Depot? Also, wondering if they get too hot
These are stock tanks. Easy to find at any TSC store. They are used for livestock water troughs normally. They also make a great raised garden!
gardening in containers. Possibility of soil mixes for specific plants.
These troughs are a great size for veggies!
“Cool container idea” — evesuddaby
Eclectic Landscape
Ideabooks53,671
Questions10
Did you add drains to these water troughs or do they come with a drain?
Having a hard time finding these types of troughs. Any suggestions.
We are about to add troughs using them in the same way and are curious why you are adding the fabric. Thanks!
I am buying used versions of this on Craigs list, for a country garden setting on a farm. I hope to reduce my bending while tending plants. I am sure they will require extra water and could get hot in the south. But for
These are inexpensive water troughs for livestock. I spent about $75 each on mine. They are made so that two nest together (one a little smaller) so I fit them in the back of a Mazda hatchback car easily. Drilling holes is easy. Then line bottom with garden fabric, put in 3-4 large upside down buckets
“gargen” — marcellapetrova
Banyon Tree Design Studio
8 Reviews
Edmonds Residence
Ideabooks20,587
Questions7
Back yard renovation: added new landscaping, fire pit, benches, patios, edible gardens, fences, plants
They are water troughs, we did choose to put holes in the bottom for drainage and run irrigation up through the holes. The containers are filled with soil--a good organic
steel troughs. Poor wheels on them and they're mobile
Galv tubs for herb garden etc...
would like to find these troughs
veg patch for bottom of the garden
and fill galvanized troughs (yes, the kind livestock drink from) with soil and compost, and use them as containers to plant your seeds.
Aluminum water troughs make perfect raised beds with no building required.
Stock TanksThis may be one of the easiest options for raised garden beds. Stock tanks
“Garden planting tins” — belindarich
Dan Nelson, Designs Northwest Architects
11 Reviews
Concrete water trough fountain.
Ideabooks9,904
Questions5
Does anyone have an idea of what grasses are planted in the water garden? And also, how to line the bed of the water garden as well?
The pond is an old board formed concrete watering trough for cows! Thanks for asking. Dan
Hi Shellyklug, The water in the concrete water feature is constantly moving. There is a recirculating pump in the bottom of the trough. This helps prevent algae growth and mosquito nesting. Thank
I recieved this information from the landscape architect, Scott Lankford. The plant in the horse trough fountain is known as Sweet Flag Grass. The Latin name is Carex Elata and the variety is Bowles Golden or Aurea. It is also known as Acorus gramineus
raised water garden? in a garden
“formal pathways with gravel and clean edging. repeating rectilinear forms. glass bricks in wall (?” — cfdance
The Gardensmith
Vegetable Garden in Containers
Ideabooks2,066
Questions3
This vegetable garden is used year round. It is set up with an automatic watering system for a busy homeowner. The large containers are livestock watering troughs; tall enough to keep small dogs out.
what is the manufacturer's name of these water troughs?
The galvanized troughs are a clever idea.
Garden in containers so dogs don't lay on (or do their business in) the beds
a busy homeowner. The large containers are livestock watering troughs;
Galvanized, Corrugated Metal Troughs for Planters
Troughs are great for small spaces
potsIn containers, like raised beds, the soil or potting mix will be warmer than in the ground. You can also move containers to warmer parts of the garden in winter. Many vegetables will grow well in containers, particularly leafy ones such as salad greens, lettuce, spinach and silver beet. Peas, broccoli
“containers for veggies” — gvdian24
Farmscape
1 Review
Farmscape Raised Beds
Ideabooks1,677
Questions0
use for herb garden and as border around house
Another idea for raised garden beds
Colour of silver in the garden...gives a clean look
Garden w/o taking up yard space
raised garden tub idea
Very nice and organized garden
Galvanized water troughs
Troughs for herb garden
Garden in the driveway someday
Balcony garden smaller!
Great garden containers
Perfect for the rooftop garden!
Urban vegetable container garden
Backyard garden...Raised garden...Herb garden...My garden...container garden...horse troughs...metal trough...Nice garden idea...vegetable gardens...Veg garden...Garden box...vegetable garden...Container Garden
“Great idea garden bed” — polonez
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