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Going back to our roots: the story of GrowUp’s green wall systems

Going back to our roots: the story of GrowUp’s green wall systems

Here’s a look at where GrowUp came from and where our green walls are headed in the future. GrowUp’s turning a year old this month, so we though...
The benefits of a green wall for assisted living residents

The benefits of a green wall for assisted living residents

Gardening is extremely beneficial to retirees, especially those with Alzheimer's, Dementia and other degenerative diseases. Here’s how a low maint...
3 signs your green wall is in trouble [and what to do about it]

3 signs your green wall is in trouble [and what to do about it]

Bacterial, viral and fungal diseases (along with the wrong watering patterns and lighting) can wreak havoc on your plants, here’s some signs that your green wall may need some attention.
How does the GrowUp irrigation system work?

How does the GrowUp irrigation system work?

Terrified of over or under watering your plants? The GrowUp flood irrigation system is cleverly designed to give your plants exactly the right amount of water.
Green wall maintenance mistakes: overwatering vs. underwatering

Green wall maintenance mistakes: overwatering vs. underwatering

Getting to know the signs of overwatering and underwatering (and what to do about it) will help you strike the right balance in you green wall - leading to a lush, healthy display.
How vertical urban farms could save your community

How vertical urban farms could save your community

Easy to install, cheap to run and clever on space: vertical urban farms could be the solution we’re looking for.
9 indoor plants that are almost impossible to kill

9 indoor plants that are almost impossible to kill

It’s a pain trying to keep finicky plants alive. Here’s a list of low maintenance indoor plants that don't require a green thumb.
Organic pest control: the beginner’s companion planting guide

Organic pest control: the beginner’s companion planting guide

Vertical gardens are a great way to produce your own herbs and salad greens at home. Protect your crops with this simple organic pest control solution.
How to make your own compost [in a small space]

How to make your own compost [in a small space]

Starting your own vertical garden is a great way to bring a healthy variety of fresh, tasty, organic herbs and salad greens to your dinner table.
8 reasons your family should get excited about growing herbs

8 reasons your family should get excited about growing herbs

Growing your own herbs (and salad greens) is extremely rewarding. Here’s a list of the benefits your family will enjoy when you start your own edible garden. 
Is vertical farming sustainable?

Is vertical farming sustainable?

In this very interesting Rick Stella article there are some interesting points made about the potential future of vertical farming.