I built this trellis for growing peas and tomatoes in the garden using a few tomato stakes and some twine. It was so easy to construct:
I love watching the sugar snap peas grow and look for something to attach their tendrils to:
Can you see the little hook of the snap pea plant below?
Here’s a closer look:
To construct it I used a hammer to pound three tomato stakes into the ground….each a few feet apart. I added the cross bars to the top and attached them using wire first and then twine:
I attached twine to the bottom and then added the zigzag by stringing more twine back and forth between the two bars:
As soon as the sugar snap peas are harvested I’ll replant tomatoes there from the pots they are being grown in and I can use the same trellis for those too:
How I keep the birds away:
What’s growing in your garden right now? I’d love to know!
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