Gardening With a Disability

A physical disability does not necessarily mean you can no longer garden. This is a guide about gardening with a disability.

February 13, 2011 Flag
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I'm not about to give up gardening because I'm disabled, but it hurts too much to bend over all the time. So I figured out that if I use a mechanic creeper (you know, those things that mechanics use to roll under cars on), then I can sit on it, be closer to the dirt, carry my supplies, and I don't have to bend over. It works on grass, sidewalk or even in the dirt as long as it's not not wet. One more "dis-" I just took out of disabled! Happy Gardening.

By MobeaB from Texas City, TX

November 20, 20160 found this helpful
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Some folks in wheel chairs are able to garden by planting in hay bales. Lots of vegetables do.well planted in the bales

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March 21, 20140 found this helpful
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