Project: Full to Partial Sun
Project time: 20 - 30 minutes
Brighten up winter days with this colorful container garden. Bold colors of Primrose are the star while ferns and ivy add foliage & texture.
Step 1: Choose a 12" to 14" container.
Step 2: Fill the pot about 1/2 full of potting soil but low enough to fit your one gallon Autumn Fern. Add some starter fertilizer to promote root growth.
Step 3: Place plants according to the recipe beginning with item (A - one gallon Autumn Fern.)
Step 4: Add more soil in your container to bring your next recipe item "B - 4 inch Primrose" to the right height. Be sure to tamp down the soil to make it firm, add more if needed.
Step 5: Place plants according to the recipe for item (B - 4 inch Primrose.)
Step 6: Place plants according to the recipe for item (C - 4 inch Ivy.)
Step 7: Add a little more starter fertilizer.
Step 8: Fill in around the plants with potting soil. Be sure to tamp down the soil to make it firm, add more if needed.
Step 9: Water in thoroughly.