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Container Gardening

Learn about container gardening with articles on making your own container garden, caring for container gardens and more!
  • Red, White and Blue Pots

    Throwing a Fourth of July party? This year, go beyond the stars-and-stripes napkins and kick it up a notch with planters in patriotic colors placed around the pool and patio—and even on tabletops.  A 20-Minute Project Throughout the summer, garden centers will have party-ready, 4-inch annuals and perennials in full bloom just [...] Read Full Article
  • Gardening in Containers

    Gardening in Containers Whether one has a yard or not everyone can garden. Even the humblest, recycled container can hold a garden. And given that California’s water supply is so limited right now gardening in pots may be the coolest thing a gardener can do.  Small-scale gardening of any sort—in containers or [...] Read Full Article
  • Terrarium Toppers

    When it's hot outside move indoors for some gardening fun. Plant a mini garden in glass. Get creative planting your terrarium to show off your personal style. Not only is it fun to choose plants for your terrarium, it's also fun to choose decorative elements to use a top dressing for [...] Read Full Article
  • 5 Tips for Stunning Container Gardens

    Container gardening is fun and easy!  You don't even have to have a yard to garden in containers. Follow these five steps for stunning container gardens.   Tip one - Thrillers, Fillers, and Spillers - This is a sure fire way to create a container with a balanced design. Thrillers  will give you height and [...] Read Full Article
  • Picture Perfect Pottery

    How to pick the perfect pot: Container gardens can add a punch of color, elegance, creativity and drama to our gardens. As with statuary and garden art they are the accent pieces in our gardens. The key to success with a garden in a container is choosing a pot that has [...] Read Full Article