Underground greenhouse

Discover the benefits of underground greenhouses for year-round gardening and explore innovative ideas to create your own sustainable and productive garden space.
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The word Walipini, derived from the Aymaran language and an indigenous Bolivian tribe, is translated as “a place of warmth” and is an earth sheltered cold frame or transparent-roofed enclosure. This underground greenhouse was created for the cold regions of South America to maintain food production year round, but is now being adopted by gardeners […]

Cathy Schneider
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There are many different shapes and building styles of passive solar greenhouses. The most successful building styles (commonly referred to as “geometries”) integrate four basic principles: orientation, glazing, insulation, and ventilation into an energy-efficient grow solution that can perform year-round. Two common solar geometries, besides Ceres’ standard greenhouse design, are the walipini and geodesic dome greenhouses. These styles are intriguing because growers think they are easier to…

Shawn Doggett