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How To Build a Rooftop Garden

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The Sky Is The Limit

This video gives you pointers on how to build a rooftop garden.

Senga Lindsay, the narrator, tells us how to safely design free draining planter beds, and create a green roof soil mix using lightweight material like humus, to prevent the beds from being too heavy.

Skip the root vegetables like beets and carrots, but for lettuce, greens, tomatoes, herbs, peas, beans -- the sky's the limit!

And what an unusual guest she has setting sights on her garden from a nearby tree!

--Bibi Farber

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