This hanging basket is good enough to eat.
Contributor Debbie Teashon tells how to make a hanging salad garden on the website Rainy Side Gardeners. What an attractive, space-saving way to grow your own salad greens.
Because lettuce is a cool-season crop, the basket will last only till the weather turns hot. But you can replace it with a more traditional flower basket or plant for the summer, and then start another lettuce basket as fall approaches.