This article is about growing shrubs and trees in a small space to create your own income, and make a good living right from your backyard. Even if you have a larger place it is still wise to start small and grow as you go.
There could be many reasons to make you consider this easy to start plant business. Is it because of passion, hobby, love of nature, love of the outdoors, or of necessity, it does not matter. If you have fallen on some hard times, like we all do once in a while, losing your job, trying hard to make ends meet and pay your bills that never seem to go away, then this could be your way out! You never know.
In other words you feel like you are in a crises, and you have exhausted all attempts to find a job to get on your feet, but no success handmade weed pipes!
That is if you look at the situation and conclude that it is basically hopeless.
But remember, there is always hope and opportunity even in times of crises and hardships. Sometimes we have no idea what resources we have inside of us, if we would just stop for a moment and look around in search for some way of getting ahead, we’ll be surprised of what we could be capable of achieving, just by trying and not seating idle. We should never give up.
Getting back to our article subject about how to grow plants for a profit in a small space, it could be easier than you’ve ever thought. With a strong will and determination you can do it! There is no doubt in my mind.
And believe me, I’m talking about my own experience, it is not something I’ve just read about. I have done it myself. So I know pretty much what it takes and I also know for a fact that it can be done!
It is almost impossible to write everything about this vast subject in a single article, but if you stick with me for a while, I will explain the best I can in a series of articles that will follow, related to this very subject.
Please notice that I’m not trying to sell you anything! This article is simply to help you get some ideas of how to start this plants growing business, and where to begin. Growing and selling garden and landscaping plants for a profit, even from your own backyard, is easy.
And let me tell you a little secret of mine. I’ve been involved in the sales business most of my life. And at times when nothing else seemed to sell, plant material always were selling! People love to garden and landscape and the gardening industry is so vast. So the opportunity is right there for everyone who wants to learn and apply it.
And yes, there is something about gardening, that many people find pleasurable and enjoyable just to get away in the tranquility of their little paradise!
Another thing about growing plants is that they never talk back! They just grow while you sleep. Isn’t that nice!
But let’s get to it orderly and in a step by step fashion to achieve this simple startup business of growing plants to create an income, as much as the size of this article will permit.
First you need some space, be it a small space or a larger one if you have available. If you have a back yard and a front yard, you’ll need to start your growing operation in the back, and a small sales space in the front if you can.
Or you can sell the shrubs and seedlings from the back yard as long as you let your friends and neighbors know that you have plants for sale. There are many other ways to sell plant material, that I’m going to explain in another article.
Now let’s get started by choosing a nice sunny spot in the back yard, where you want to place a small greenhouse. This is going to be necessary for your propagation of rooted cuttings, or the planting of your seeds to grow seedlings.