Community Garden Coordinator Jessica McNally worked this year with the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – East Liberty branch on some cool sub-irrigated plantings. A sub-irrigated planter introduces water to the plant from below, instead of watering it from above.

Here are some photos, and a detailed sub-irrigated planter how-to.

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Check CLP – East Liberty’s Facebook for more photos!