December 28, 2022
Trellising is an important part of home gardening. There are many different types of trellises and it can be used to help support vines, climbing plants, herbs and more. It's also a fun way to add color and beauty to your outdoor space!
You can create different types of trellises for your garden. The various designs you can create are very easy to make and inexpensive as well. Not only will it provide support but it will also add a little bit of creativity to your plants!
1. A teepee is a cone-shaped trellis with several poles creating the shapes. It's best for growing peas!
2. Tent trellising is shaped like how you pitch a tent. Multiple slanted poles with a center pole joining it all together to create a tent shape.
3. Lattice is a sheet trellis type with horizontal poles placed above 2 main poles. Literally looks like a lattice.
Did you know that there are other benefits to trellising? It allows for access to more sunlight, it improves pollination for plants, and it also increases air circulation.