with Colin McCrate & Johanna Silver
Online Class

Garden Essentials: Drip Irrigation & Container Crops

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Overview

Want to learn how to grow plants efficiently? Expert Colin McCrate will show you the ins and outs of installing your own drip irrigation system for any size garden. Johanna Silver will then show you how to grow crops in containers. No space is too small for these harvestable crops. You’ll promote healthier plants while saving time, water and money!

Details

  • beginner
  • 10 episodes
  • 1h47m

Included in this Class

1. Drip Irrigation: Tools & Supplies
9m

1. Drip Irrigation: Tools & Supplies

Colin McCrate starts the first half of class with a brief introduction to drip irrigation. He'll go over a variety of components, including the backflow preventer, Y-valve, battery-operated timer, pressure regulator and filter, plus the different kinds of header tubing and drip irrigation lines.

2. Drip Irrigation: Setting Up Drip Irrigation
18m

2. Drip Irrigation: Setting Up Drip Irrigation

Follow along as Colin guides you step by step through setting up the system. He'll address common issues, including how to turn corners and repair lines, and share tricks to help you put it together correctly the first time.

3. Drip Irrigation: Drip Irrigation for Containers
4m

3. Drip Irrigation: Drip Irrigation for Containers

Containers are particularly vulnerable to drying out, and installing drip irrigation makes managing them much simpler. In this lesson, you'll see how to extend your drip irrigation system into container gardens.

1. Drip Irrigation: Tools & Supplies

1. Drip Irrigation: Tools & Supplies

2. Drip Irrigation: Setting Up Drip Irrigation

2. Drip Irrigation: Setting Up Drip Irrigation

3. Drip Irrigation: Drip Irrigation for Containers

3. Drip Irrigation: Drip Irrigation for Containers

4. Drip Irrigation: Drip Irrigation for Trees & Shrubs

4. Drip Irrigation: Drip Irrigation for Trees & Shrubs

5. Container Crops: Container Basics

5. Container Crops: Container Basics

6. Container Crops: Herbs Three Ways

6. Container Crops: Herbs Three Ways

7. Container Crops: Cool-Season Vegetables

7. Container Crops: Cool-Season Vegetables

8. Container Crops: Instant Salad

8. Container Crops: Instant Salad

9. Container Crops: Tomatoes

9. Container Crops: Tomatoes

10. Container Crops: Growing Fruit

10. Container Crops: Growing Fruit

Recommended with this class

    • Standard gardening supplies
    • Drip irrigation supplies