Last year I managed to successfully grow some very nice chillies in a
pot on the kitchen window ledge. Having managed to grow something from
seed that I could actually eat gave me the bug, so much so that this
year I've already planted 3 types of chilli, a variety of peppers, mini
cucumbers and both yellow and red cherry tomatoes suitable for hanging
Unfortunately, with my garden undergoing major reconstruction, I'm
having to grow in either hanging baskets, tubs or pots.
I am also looking to grow some peas and if possible strawberries and
blueberries but the advice I'm looking for now is:
a) Do tomatoes in hanging baskets require protection from birds, etc.?
b) What is the best way to protect fruit in pots from birds and
Thanks in advance...
- posted 8 years ago