Container Gardening: Most Popular Articles
Tips for helping mums survive all fall.
Five great fall plants for container gardens.
Growing Meyer lemon trees in garden pots is surprisingly easy.
5 tips for successfully growing tomatoes in containers.
11 Common container tomato growing mistakes and how to avoid them.
How to grow dipladenia and mandevillas in containers.
Ten great easy to grow terrarium plants.
Easy instructions for how to make a terrarium
How to care for hibiscus. Container Gardening.
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.
A couple of tips for planting garlic indoors. Page 6.
What you need to know about growing blueberries in containers.
How to make an easy succulent plant container garden
Helpful advice for growing cucumbers in container gardens.
Growing herb container gardens is easy, incredibly satisfying and can save you money. Here are some of the basics.
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.
No sun? No problem. Here are 5 great plants for shade.
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.
Terrariums are easy to make and care for if you don't make these common mistakes.
Growing kumquat (also known as cumquot) trees in garden pots is surprisingly easy. Here's how to grow kumquat trees in garden pots.
This group of containers features a birch bark covered nursery pot filled with mums and wirevine. Page 17.
Check out these pictures of fall container garden ideas.
How to choose plant for hanging baskets.
Tips for planting a container garden.
How to avoid 10 common container gardening mistakes.
Watering plants doesn't sound like rocket science, watering plants in container gardens can be tricky. Here are some tips for watering plants.
Pepper plants can thrive in containers. Page 18.
Grow a cool houseplant from a sweet potato.
Whether you're a city dweller with a balcony, or have acres of land to spare, vegetable container gardening is easy, fun and satisfying.
10 tips for successful container gardens.
Fall container garden with bright pink mums, coral bells and ornamental grass. Page 16.
There are lots of cool container garden ideas that are cheap or free.
Tips on starting a balcony garden.
Design and planting tips for large container gardens.
Five easy flowering plants anyone can grow in full sun containers.
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.
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.
Growing Ornamental Sweet Potato Vines
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants.
Expert advice from Stark Bro's Nurseries and Orchards on growing fruit trees in containers
Looking at container gardens is a great way to get ideas. Look at the use of color palette, composition and container.
Growing tomatoes upside down is all the rage. Find out if it's a good way to grow tomatoes in containers.
If you are new to container gardening, here is what you need to know.
How to grow moonflower vine. Container Gardening.
White clover and pink aster in a bamboo basket container. Page 14.
Pumpkin planters my great fall decorations. Here are step by step instructions that are easy and quick.
This old bucket is filled with blue fescue, creeping Jenny and portulaca. Page 10.
Canna lillies are spectacular and easy to grow. Here's how to grow them in containers.
Root bound plants need help. One way to deal with them is root pruning.
5 Outdoor Containers that are great for growing vegetables and herbs.
Tips for getting the most out of grow boxes
Lamb's ear is a great fall container plant. It can be beautiful alone or in a mixed container garden. Page 9.
Picture of heuchera, Dolce, 'Key Lime' in a hollowed out log. Page 19.
DIY Mason Jar Terrarium. Container Gardening.
Small rustic basket with fuchsia and oxalis or shamrock. Page 11.
Shade container garden filled with coleus, from a White Flower Farm kit. Page 9.
Find out why the Earthbox is the best way to grow vegetables in containers.
Fuchsia is a great container plant for shade.
How to grow pumpkins in pots. Container Gardening.
This large fall container garden features lamb's ear, flowering kale, sweet potato vine, sedum and ornamental grass. Page 15.
Flowers rock, but foliage plants can be more interesting.
Arugula is great for growing in container gardens.
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.
Heavenly blue morning glories are great climbing vines. Picture of a Heavenly Blue morning glory
Large, beautiful fall container garden in a basket. Page 6.
Planting seeds indoors for your container gardens can be a great and economical way to get a jump on spring. However, it can also be a waste of money and time if you don't do it right. So as a first step, here are a few questions to ask yourself before you start.
Sometimes a single plant in the right container makes a perfect container garden. Page 13.
These hens and chicks will last right through fall. Page 12.
Golden sage container garden in a small terra cotta jar. Page 15.
This fall container uses rosemary and fountain grass and sedum to make a simple and large arrangement. Page 10.
heuchera is one of the best fall container garden plants. Page 13.
Fall container garden with purple fountain grass and wirevine. Page 8.
This basket of flowering cabbage makes a wonderful fall centerpiece. Page 7.
5 beautiful flowering vines for containers.
Ok, sounds pretty boring, but watering without drowning your container garden plants is one of the keys to a successful container garden.
Tips and tricks for growing tomatoes in containers.
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.
Getting rid of spider mites. Container Gardening.
Creeping Jenny is a fabulous container plant
This large container garden, in a terra cotta pot is planted with snow in summer, chameleon plant and flowering maple. Page 14.
Choosing Plants for Garden Pots. Container Gardening.
Starting seeds can be frustrating, exhilarating or sometimes a little of both. Follow these tips for successfully starting seeds to increase your odds.
This container garden features pink flowers in a grey basket. Page 16.
Container garden picture of verbena, calibrachoa and creeping Jenny in terra cotta jar. Page 12.
Ideas for unusual garden containers
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.
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Growing vegetables and herbs in straw bales means you can garden almost anywhere on a budget.
Ideas, pictures and advice on fall containers.
Grouping of fall container gardens. Page 5.
Curious about Meyer Lemons Trees? Here's what you want to know.
King Tut grass is a great container garden plant. It grows fast, looks spectacular and is easy to grow.
Container gardening picture of two fall garden planters. Page 2.
A strawberry pot makes a great container garden for coleus and English ivy. Page 18.
Fall planter with snapdragon the looks a whole lot like candy corn. Page 3.
Pictures of winter container gardens.
Nasturtiums in large stone container garden. Page 11.
The verdigris color of this hanging basket works well with the pinks of the flowers and sage green of the foliage. Page 17.
Here are some step by step instructions for growing lettuce in a reusable grocery bag.
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 gardening picture of million bells or calibrachoa. Page 41.
Straw bale gardening is a great way to grow vegetables, but it's not for everybody.
I'm often asked how to choose a container for a container garden. Find out some answers.
How to turn a wooden box into a garden.
Almost anyone can grow vegetables in containers.
This grouping of fall container gardens is rustic and simple. Page 4.
Ever wonder if your. Container Gardening.
If your tomatoes have a black area on the bottom you probably have blossom end rot.
Photo of a container garden idea by P. Allen Smith. Page 26.
6 fun indoor garden projects kids will love
The Grow Box is a great system for container vegetable gardening.
Container gardening picture of self-watering garden pot with creeping Jenny, Persian shield, coleus and sweet potato vine. Page 25.
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.
Pot feet can be key to a healthy and happy container gardens.
There is a terrarium for every style. These are not your grandmother's terrariums.
This container is a kit sold by white flower farm. Page 19.
Small hanging basket container garden filled with hens and chicks. Page 22.
Why you should try growing things in pots.
Forcing paperwhite narcissus bulbs - an easy guide with photos.
Smart Pots are great for growing container vegetables. Read this review to find out why Smart Pots rock.
These fall container gardening plants can withstand the cold. Heuchera, Euphorbia and calibrachoa are all great fall container gardening plants.
The droopy, ornamental grass gives this container garden an attitude. Page 21.
Here are some great tomato varieties for growing in containers.
Container Gardening. Page 23.
Big aluminum bucket with flowers. Page 20.
Anything can be a container garden. All you need is some imagination and container garden ideas
Better Than Rocks is a plastic mesh you put in the bottom of your container gardens to help with drainage.
Pansy bowl container garden. Container Gardening. Page 24.
A garden planter can be made inexpensively out of a plastic kiddie pool, giving your plants a pool party! Learn how.
Ten great container vegetables with tips on how to grow them.
The basics about self watering containers.
Tire gardens are popular, but are they safe? Some information you may want to know before planting tires gardens.
This picture is of two varieties of radishes. Radishes are ridiculously easy to grow in containers.
Garden hoses can be hazardous to your health. Find out why and what you can do to minimize the risk.
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.
Tips and info to get you started growing vegetables in containers.
How to Grow Hens and Chicks in Container Gardens
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants. Page 11.
Why you should fill your garden planters with potting soil.
Pictures of succulent plants in pots. Succulent plants are great container garden plants.
How to grow eggplant in containers.
These miniature, clam shell container gardens are easy and fun to make. A great container gardening project to do with kids.
Terrarium pictures of terrariums and terrarium plants. Page 13.
How to tell if your plant is rootbound
Picture of a purple, blue and white flowers in a metal basket container garden. Page 27.
Lots of people think it's a good idea to put a layer of gravel in the bottom of container gardens. Find out if they are right.
An easy step-by-step guide to planting a flower bag.
Container garden picture of passion flower, 'Lavender Lady'. Page 19.
Suggestions for growing fruit in containers in the South.
A snake plant in a cocoa tin, placed in a tall narrow glass jar, makes a fine terrarium. Page 14.