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    Enhancing Landscapes With Plantable Retaining Wall Blocks

    Upgrading block retaining walls from grade separators to living vertical landscapes using plantable blocks.

    February 20, 2024

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    Versatility of Varden Vertical Gardens

    We are amazed by the versatility of the Varden vertical growing system and you may be surprised by it as well!

    September 7, 2023

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    Varden Living Walls

    Our original product design is still our favorite for creating incredible living beauty in spaces people inhabit, and we need to make some noise about it.

    August 29, 2023

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    Living Retaining Wall Project Review

    We review Living Retaining Wall project pictures and information sent in by one of our customers. This project helps us point out some hidden benefits of using light weight, plantable, wall blocks for difficult access project locations.

    August 9, 2023

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    Retaining Wall Gardens

    Get inspired for your next landscape project with this uniquely planted retaining wall garden project review!

    July 11, 2023

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    Landscaping With Living Retaining Walls

    The positive environmental impact of living retaining walls is a hidden gem in a huge market.

    June 7, 2023

  • Spring flowers in a vertical garden

    Garden Planting Season is Here

    If you want great "how to" information to plant your vertical garden or living retaining wall, this is your place to start.

    May 10, 2023

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    Vertical Gardens for Coachella ’23

    Can you believe that our Varden Vertical Garden components can be used to create a huge event display called the Flower Cube for Coachella? See it all here!

    April 18, 2023

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    Vertical Gardens on Fixer to Fabulous

    If you are wondering how a small vertical garden supply company ended up in an episode of one of the hottest remodelling TV shows, this is your blog post!

    March 25, 2023

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    Vertical Gardening in Unused Spaces

    Vertical Garden Systems allow gardens in unused spaces and out-of-the-way places.

    March 11, 2023

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    Navigating “Green” Industry Naming

    Searching for Wall Planters gets confusing with all the different names in the Green Building Industry! Maybe this post will help.

    February 25, 2023

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    Home Gardening for Food Security

    Now is the time to learn more about home gardening and to create food security for your family in 2023.

    February 10, 2023

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    Vertical Gardening Hits the Big Boxes

    We are proud to announce that our Vertical Gardening products are now available online at Big Box retailers, giving gardeners an even larger selection of ways to garden for 2023.

    February 1, 2023

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    Beauty and Benefits of Living Retaining Walls

    Traditional retaining walls are a thing of the past! Discover the beauty and function of living retaining walls, and how they can benefit your landscaping.

    January 25, 2023

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    Vertical Gardening on Television

    November 30, 2022

  • Kids learning to garden vertically with Varden Trays

    Food as Medicine for the Modern Gardener

    November 18, 2022

  • How to Fertilize your Vertical Garden

    September 12, 2022

  • Varden Vertical Garden at Urban Farm

    Vertical vs Raised Bed Gardening

    August 15, 2022

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    Hydroponic Tower

    Hydroponic tower gardening is a new alternative for beginners but is it better than Vertical Gardening?

    August 8, 2022

  • Continual Harvesting for Year Round Gardening

    July 11, 2022

  • Bigger vertical garden on garage

    How to Build a Vertical Garden, the Varden™ Way

    June 23, 2022