Quick Tip: Try Seed Planting With a Hula Hoop

Quick Tip: Try Seed Planting With a Hula Hoop

Have you ever used a kids toy to plant seeds?  It might be worth a try!  While out in the garden planting rainbow chard and spinach I used a hula hoop as a planting aid.  Inside the hula hoop I planted the rainbow chard and in the outside ring I planted spinach.  When the plants sprout and begin to grow they should create a beautiful edible arrangement!

I’ll update you on the circular raised bed’s progress when we have growth!

(Please excuse the mess! I simultaneously plant seeds and clean up the garden from the winter as I go! the cardboard is there to kill off winter weeds until I can cover the area with mulch for the year.)


Dave has written GrowingTheHomeGarden.com since 2007. He gardens on an acre and a half where he raises his 4 children. He enjoys growing vegetables, herbs, and propagating plants. Dave has a side business growing and selling heirloom vegetables and herb plants through Blue Shed Gardens and works as a real estate agent in Spring Hill, TN.
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