If you don't have your own garden, you can also live out the little gardener's happiness on the balcony. Because even in the smallest of spaces, useful plants can be easily grown in tubs, balcony boxes and other containers. The chapter "Success with the right planning" explains the basic requirements for planting a balcony. The chapter "Balcony vegetables from your own harvest" provides information about the most important conditions for growing vegetables. What the herb gardener should know can be found in the chapter »A mobile herb garden«. The chapter "Juicy fruit harvest from the pot" gives advice on growing and caring for potted plants. The chapter »Portrait of useful plants« presents 39 fruit and vegetable plants as well as herbs.