Creating a balcony garden is an easy way to increase your curb appeal, and to green up an otherwise underutilized space. Many flowering annuals, bulbs, vegetables, herbs, and even small shrubs can survive quite well in containers and pots, serving as an invaluable addition to your balcony or outdoor space. They can be a focal point for entertaining guests and family, can provide you with fresh cuttings of herbs–think parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme–or maybe just aid in the creation of a quiet place for contemplation.
Whichever the case, here is a mini guide on how to create an urban balcony garden for your outdoor space in Denver.
1. Assess Your Outdoor Space
The first step in planning any balcony garden is assessing your site conditions.…