Sustainable Opportunities Ltd

Greening Urban Evironments

Build Your Own GutterGrow System

What you need:

  1. Flat Bottomed Guttering (usually comes in 3m-4m lengths - these may need cutting to more manageable lengths)
  2. End Fittings - one sealing end and one push fit (for drainage) end for each gutter
  3. Supporting structure or frame (supporting structure needs to be able to hold gutters at an angle)
  4. Drainage tray
  5. Irrigation tube, pressure compensated drippers and other fittings for irrigation system
  6. Compost or growing substrate (better drainage with a layer of Perlite)
  7. Seeds for your allotment
  8. Email us for diagrams and building instructions (free by email from