7 Great Plants for a Straw Bale Garden

Herbs grow great in straw bale gardens. They love the regular waterings and fresh new medium as the bales decompose around their roots. The best thing about growing herbs in a straw bale garden is that they can be grown out of the sides of the bales! So you can plant them in the same square footage as many other plants.


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Chris Ashbach is one of the founders of Dan330. Chris is a pilot and avid outdoorsman who loves fishing, hunting, camping, and exploring. He loves taking kids (especially his own) on trips to share his passion of the outdoors. Chris is also a gardener, volunteers at Let's Go Fishing, and teaches Sunday school. Chris holds a MA in Organizational Leadership and is faculty at a local university in Minnesota; teaching undergraduate business classes.