If you have dreams of lush green gardens and plentiful windowsill arrangements, but cannot for the life of you stop killing your beloved plants, we totally feel your pain. But don’t break out your compost bin just yet. We've recruited the gorgeous and talented Katie Goldman Macdonald from S.F.'s own Botany Factory to show us four simple DIY gardening projects that'll have folks admiring your green thumb in no time.
From a delightful terrarium stuffed with self-sufficient succulents to a vertical garden you can assemble in five minutes, these step-by-step guides are about as foolproof as they come — and perfect for tiny-apartment dwellers. Suddenly budding with ambition? Click through and break out your gardening gloves.