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Container Gardening: Most Popular Articles

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How to Meyer Lemon Trees in Garden Pots
Growing Meyer lemon trees in garden pots is surprisingly easy.
10 Easy-to-Grow Terrarium Plants
Ten great easy to grow terrarium plants.
How to Make a Terrarium in 10 Easy Steps
Easy instructions for how to make a terrarium
How to Make an Easy and Sweet Mason Jar Terrarium
DIY Mason Jar Terrarium. Container Gardening.
How to Grow Terrific Tomatoes in a Container
5 tips for successfully growing tomatoes in containers.
10 Common Terrarium Mistakes and How to Avoid...
Terrariums are easy to make and care for if you don't make these common mistakes.
How to Grow Tasty Potatoes in Containers
Growing potatoes in containers is easy and fun. If you haven't ever tasted fresh spuds, you've never really tasted a potato. Here's a step by step on how to grow potatoes in containers.
Common Mistakes Growing Tomatoes in Containers
11 Common container tomato growing mistakes and how to avoid them.
Make an Easy Succulent Plant Container Garden
How to make an easy succulent plant container garden
How to Grow Garlic Greens Indoors
A couple of tips for planting garlic indoors. Page 6.
Don't Make These Common Seed Starting Mistakes
Growing seeds indoors isn't hard, it's keeping them alive that can be challenging. You can save a lot of money by growing seeds, but only if they live.
How to Grow Kumquat in a Container
Growing kumquat (also known as cumquot) trees in garden pots is surprisingly easy. Here's how to grow kumquat trees in garden pots.
How to Grow Blueberries in Containers
What you need to know about growing blueberries in containers.
Grow Gorgeous Dipladenia and Mandevillas in...
How to grow dipladenia and mandevillas in containers.
Gallery of Terrarium Pictures
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants.
Hibiscus Care
How to care for hibiscus. Container Gardening.
5 Beautiful Flowering Plants for Hanging Baskets
Not all plants look good in hanging baskets. We'll tell you why and tell you about five plants that look great in hanging baskets.
Expert Advice on Growing Fruit Trees in...
Expert advice from Stark Bro's Nurseries and Orchards on growing fruit trees in containers
Growing Sweet Potato Plants
How to prepare your slips. Container Gardening.
8 Tips on How Water Your Container Garden
Watering plants doesn't sound like rocket science, watering plants in container gardens can be tricky. Here are some tips for watering plants.
Container Garden Picture Gallery
Looking at container gardens is a great way to get ideas. Look at the use of color palette, composition and container.
Get Started Growing Veggies in Your Container...
Whether you're a city dweller with a balcony, or have acres of land to spare, vegetable container gardening is easy, fun and satisfying.
How Not to Kill Your Mums
Tips for helping mums survive all fall.
How to Grow Cucumbers in Your Container Garden
Helpful advice for growing cucumbers in container gardens.
Get Started Growing Herbs in Container Gardens
Growing herb container gardens is easy, incredibly satisfying and can save you money. Here are some of the basics.
10 Container Garden Tips for Beginners
10 tips for successful container gardens.
5 Container Plants That Love the Shade
No sun? No problem. Here are 5 great plants for shade.
10 Common Container Gardening Mistakes
How to avoid 10 common container gardening mistakes.
5 Helpful Tips for Starting a Container Garden
Tips for planting a container garden.
The Earthbox Is the Best Container For Vegetables
Find out why the Earthbox is the best way to grow vegetables in containers.
Getting Rid of Spider Mites
Getting rid of spider mites. Container Gardening.
Tips for Starting a Balcony Garden
Tips on starting a balcony garden.
10 Cheap (or Free!) Containers for Your...
There are lots of cool container garden ideas that are cheap or free.
5 Tips for Planting Large Container Gardens
Design and planting tips for large container gardens.
Forcing Paperwhite Narcissus to Bloom
Forcing paperwhite narcissus bulbs - an easy guide with photos.
Getting Started with Terrariums
There is a terrarium for every style. These are not your grandmother's terrariums.
Everything You Need to Start a Container Garden
If you are new to container gardening, here is what you need to know.
5 Great Container Garden Plants That Thrive in...
Five easy flowering plants anyone can grow in full sun containers.
Expert Tips on How to Grow Peas in Container...
Peas are one of the easiest and most satisfying container garden vegetables that you can grow. Here's a step by step guide on how to successfully plant and grow peas in container gardens.
8 Tips for Fall and Winter Container Gardening
Fall is a great time to create some spectacular container gardens that will take you right into winter. Here are 8 tips on what to plant and how to keep your containers thriving in the cold.
Meyer Lemon Tree Information
Curious about Meyer Lemons Trees? Here's what you want to know.
What should I do if my plant is root bound?
Root bound plants need help. One way to deal with them is root pruning.
Don't Make This Common Mistake When Choosing a...
How to choose plant for hanging baskets.
How to Grow Garlic in Containers
To grow garlic in pots is a bit of a challenge, because it has a very long growing season and needs regular watering. That said, it is well worth the work.
Are Your Tomatoes Black and Icky on the Bottom?
If your tomatoes have a black area on the bottom you probably have blossom end rot.
Upside Down Tomato Planters - The Good And Bad
Growing tomatoes upside down is all the rage. Find out if it's a good way to grow tomatoes in containers.
Tips for Growing Tomatoes in Containers
Tips and tricks for growing tomatoes in containers.
Grow Boxes Rock for Growing Vegetables
Tips for getting the most out of grow boxes
Snake Plant Terrarium in a Cocoa Tin
A snake plant in a cocoa tin, placed in a tall narrow glass jar, makes a fine terrarium. Page 14.
Beyond Mums - Five Fall Plants for Container...
Five great fall plants for container gardens.
Tillandsia Terrarium
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants. Page 11.
6 Indoor Garden Projects Kids Will Love
6 fun indoor garden projects kids will love
How to Grow A Garden in a Reusable Bag
Here are some step by step instructions for growing lettuce in a reusable grocery bag.
Violas in eggshells make great table decoration...
Eggshells filled with violas are beautiful as well as quick and easy. Eggshells filled with violas container make great gifts and are fun to do with kids.
Terrariums
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants. Page 13.
5 Types of Outdoor Containers for Growing...
5 Outdoor Containers that are great for growing vegetables and herbs.
Tips for Watering Container Gardens
Ok, sounds pretty boring, but watering without drowning your container garden plants is one of the keys to a successful container garden.
Keep Your Paperwhite Narcissus from Getting Tipsy
How to keep your paperwhite narcissus from getting tipsy and falling over.
Teeny Tiny Terrarium
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants. Page 12.
Growing Canna Lilies in Containers
Canna lillies are spectacular and easy to grow. Here's how to grow them in containers.
Self Watering Containers - The Basics
The basics about self watering containers.
Vegetable Container Gardening - The Basics
Tips and info to get you started growing vegetables in containers.
Pumpkin Planter
Pumpkin planters my great fall decorations. Here are step by step instructions that are easy and quick.
Growing pumpkins in containers is easier than...
How to grow pumpkins in pots. Container Gardening.
Foliage Plants for Container Gardens
Flowers rock, but foliage plants can be more interesting.
Ten Great Container Vegetables
Ten great container vegetables with tips on how to grow them.
Container Plant Profile: Shade-Loving Fuchsias
Fuchsia is a great container plant for shade.
How To Make a Wooden Box into a Garden
How to turn a wooden box into a garden.
Prune Tomato Plants
Picture of what to take off to prune tomato plants.
Which tomato varieties are good for growing in...
Here are some great tomato varieties for growing in containers.
Cloche Terrarium from terrain
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants. Page 10.
Arugala
Arugula is great for growing in container gardens.
How Do I Know When My Tomato is Ripe
The first way to check if your tomato is ripe is to check if the skin has turned from a dull, matte surface to one that is glossy and slightly shiny.
Free, DIY Self-Watering Seed Starter For...
You don't need fancy or expensive equipment to start your own seeds. Make this self-watering seed starter by re-using a plastic pie container - it's a great way to save money and be green.
Paperwhite Narcissus 101
Forcing paperwhite narcissus bulbs is easy and inexpensive. Paperwhite narcissus make great holiday gifts.
How to Tell if Your Plant Is Rootbound
How to tell if your plant is rootbound
Hanging Basket Container Garden with Purple...
Sometimes a single plant in the right container makes a perfect container garden. Page 13.
6 Tips to Successfullly Starting Seeds Indoors
Starting seeds can be frustrating, exhilarating or sometimes a little of both. Follow these tips for successfully starting seeds to increase your odds.
The Grow Box is Great for Container Vegetable...
The Grow Box is a great system for container vegetable gardening.
Wondering How to Harden Seedlings for the...
Before you put seedlings outside in your container gardens, they need to be acclimated to the sun, wind and variable temperatures they will be facing. This is called hardening off, or boot camps for plants.
Growing Celery from a Bunch
How to plant celery in a container.
Paperwhite Narcissus Bulbs in a Terrarium
Terrarium with paperwhite narcissus bulbs. Page 15.
The Pros and Cons of Straw Bale Gardening
Straw bale gardening is a great way to grow vegetables, but it's not for everybody.
Pear Terrarium with Air Plants
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants. Page 8.
13 Ways to Get More Bang for Your Container...
You don't have to spend a lot of money to have fabulous containers. Here are 13 ways to cut container gardening costs without sacrificing quality and be a more frugal container gardener.
Growing Sweet Potato Vines
Growing Ornamental Sweet Potato Vines
Birch Bark Covered Nursery Pot with Mums and...
This group of containers features a birch bark covered nursery pot filled with mums and wirevine. Page 17.
Suncalc - An Easy Way To Calculate Sunlight For...
Ever wonder if your. Container Gardening.
Growing Pomegranate Trees in Containers
How to grow pomegranates in containers
African Violet Terrarium
African violets can make great terrarium plants. This cake plate serves up an African violet terrarium. Page 2.
Growing Morning Glories in Containers
Heavenly blue morning glories are great climbing vines. Picture of a Heavenly Blue morning glory
Vegetable Container Gardening for Beginners
Almost anyone can grow vegetables in containers.
Herb Container Garden with Golden Sage
Golden sage container garden in a small terra cotta jar. Page 15.
Mini Greenhouse with African Violets
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants. Page 7.
DIY Straw Bale Gardening
Growing vegetables and herbs in straw bales means you can garden almost anywhere on a budget.
Terrarium with China Figurines
Terrarium with china figurines. Container Gardening. Page 6.
Is There a Difference Between Potting Soil and...
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Pot Feet Can Save Your Plants and Your Deck
Pot feet can be key to a healthy and happy container gardens.
Terrarium Cheat
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants. Page 9.
Cake Plate Terrarium
Terrariums are a great project for all ages. They are easy to create, they make great gifts and even work for those who have killed every plant they've ever looked at. Page 5.
How to grow beautiful and tasty strawberries in...
Growing strawberries in pots is easy. Growing strawberries in container gardens can also be beautiful
Pictures of Window Boxes and Railing Boxes
Pictures of window boxes and railing boxes
Smart Pots are Smart for Vegetable Container...
Smart Pots are great for growing container vegetables. Read this review to find out why Smart Pots rock.
Mini Pear Terrarium
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants. Page 4.
Choosing a Container For Forcing Paperwhite Bulbs
Choosing a container for forcing paperwhite bulbs.
Fall Container Garden Ideas
Ideas for beautiful fall container gardens.
Coffee Cup Terrarium
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants. Page 3.
Container Garden Ideas
Anything can be a container garden. All you need is some imagination and container garden ideas
Container Garden Pots - You Can Make Almost...
You can use almost anything to make a creative container garden. These container garden pictures will show you the same plant in ten different containers.
Growing Fruit in Containers in Warm Climates
Suggestions for growing fruit in containers in the South.
Flowering Container Garden in an Old Basket
This container garden features pink flowers in a grey basket. Page 16.
10 Reasons to Try Container Gardening
Why you should try growing things in pots.
Container Garden with Colorful Foliage and...
This large container garden, in a terra cotta pot is planted with snow in summer, chameleon plant and flowering maple. Page 14.
5 Great Flowering Vines For Containers
5 beautiful flowering vines for containers.
4 Things Not to Grow In Pots
4 Things Not to Grow In Pots. Container Gardening.
Winter Container Garden Gallery
Pictures of winter container gardens.
Growing Radishes is Easy and Fast
This picture is of two varieties of radishes. Radishes are ridiculously easy to grow in containers.
Using Milk for Plant Care
Quick tip for plant care. Container Gardening.
How To Make an Easy Container Garden in...
How to make a container garden in a Clementine Orange Box. This spring container garden is super easy and inexpensive to make.
Succulent Plants in Tea Cup
Succulent plants in a tea cup. Picture of succulent plants in a tea cup. Page 7.
Million Bells Container Garden in Zinc Pot
Container Gardening. Page 23.
Small Hanging Container Garden with Hens and...
Small hanging basket container garden filled with hens and chicks. Page 22.
How Do I Choose a Container for My Container...
I'm often asked how to choose a container for a container garden. Find out some answers.
Grow Tomatoes Upside Down in a Stylish Bucket
Growing an upside down tomato is all the rage. Find out how to make an upside down tomato bucket that is also cheap and pretty.
Container Garden in an Old Bucket
This old bucket is filled with blue fescue, creeping Jenny and portulaca. Page 10.
Make an Instant Terrarium
How to grow make an instant terrarium
Choosing the Right Plants for Your Container...
Choosing Plants for Garden Pots. Container Gardening.
Great Container Idea by P. Allen Smith
Photo of a container garden idea by P. Allen Smith. Page 26.
Pictures of Succulent Plants in Pots
Pictures of succulent plants in pots. Succulent plants are great container garden plants.
Propping Up Floppy Paperwhite Narcissus
My paperwhite narcissus are always flopping over. The thin stalks of paperwhite narcissus just don't hold up the heavy flowers. Here's a couple of ideas on how to prop them up.
Pumpkin Planters or Jack-O-Planterns Make Great...
Pumpkin planters make great fall decorations.
Red Hot Container Garden
Container gardening picture of self-watering garden pot with creeping Jenny, Persian shield, coleus and sweet potato vine. Page 25.
Is It Safe to Plant a Garden in a Tire?
Tire gardens are popular, but are they safe? Some information you may want to know before planting tires gardens.
How to Grown Hens and Chicks in Pots
How to Grow Hens and Chicks in Container Gardens
Coleus Container Garden
Shade container garden filled with coleus, from a White Flower Farm kit. Page 9.
Container Vegetable Garden with Nasturtium and...
Window box container vegetable garden with rainbow chard and nasturtioms. Page 18.
Overwintering Elephant Ears
Alocascia and creeping Jenny in growing in a water garden
Arugula Flower Picture
Arugula is delicious and easy to grow. Page 2.
Turn a Kiddi Pool into a Raised Bed Garden
A garden planter can be made inexpensively out of a plastic kiddie pool, giving your plants a pool party! Learn how.
Great Container Plant For Shade - Fuchsia,...
Container gardening picture of fuchsia, 'Dark Eyes.'. Page 20.
Pansy Bowl Container Garden
Pansy bowl container garden. Container Gardening. Page 24.
All About Choosing Plant Containers
Tips for using metal containers for plants. Page 3.
Stone Container Garden with Nasturtiums
Nasturtiums in large stone container garden. Page 11.
Pastel Patio Container Garden
This container is a kit sold by white flower farm. Page 19.
Container Garden in a Big Bucket
Big aluminum bucket with flowers. Page 20.
Hens and Chicks in a Vintage Tea Cup
Pictures of hens and chicks in a vintage tea cup. Page 14.
Creeping Jenny is a Great Container Plant
Creeping Jenny is a fabulous container plant
Lithops or Living Stones
Gallery of wordless Wednesday container gardening pictures. Page 28.
Formal Hanging Basket Container Garden
The verdigris color of this hanging basket works well with the pinks of the flowers and sage green of the foliage. Page 17.
Coleus and Ivy in Strawberry Pot Container Garden
A strawberry pot makes a great container garden for coleus and English ivy. Page 18.
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