This Square Foot Garden is designed for the elderly.  The Mel’s mix that we make is so light that there is very little stress on the legs.  There is only 6 inches of soil medium necessary for the plants to grow because of the supply of compost in the mix.


The joy of growing things provides hope.  Purpose and hope promotes healthy living.

My intention is to promote enthusiasm.  Hopefully the elderly will inspire their grandchildren to respect the environment and grow something of their own.  We can all do this (even at 94 years old) – 1 Square Foot at a Time.


One thought on “Why Not?

  1. A great post! Especially like the statement about purpose and hope promoting healthy living.

    Your enthusiasm for life is contagious- it always has been. You continue to be an inspirational teacher.

    Madeline and Bob

    Sent from my iPhone

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