"Container Gardener's Handbook" includes: 41 inspired projects for creative and sustainable container gardens
; How to use containers to bring nature to the most inhospitable and smallest of spaces; Choosing the right size, shape and materials for containers; How to pair plants and pots, upcycle existing items, and create personal containers; Advice on drainage, compost, additives, fertilizers, mulch, feeding, watering, deadheading, and more.
Amanda Thomsen of Kiss My Aster demonstrates out-of-the-box container gardens
at 11 a.m.
Roth, the author of books about gardening, nature, and birds, offers a beginner's guide to creating a garden by focusing on different areas of the yard, detailing 12 easy, small gardens that are visually related and can be made one at a time: at the lamppost, at the entrance and corners, in shady spots, between neighbors, in the lawn, by extending the edges of the garden, at gathering places and sitting spots, at the curb, using container gardens
, gardening on slopes, and to deal with eyesores.
Dish or container gardens
make for mobile decorative pieces that can be placed as a fresh accent anywhere.
The best container gardens
make use of larger containers with several plants to create a mix of height, shape and colour.
Providing retail ready container gardens
is a genius way to guide customers into growing flowers, vegetables and herbs if they're short on space, challenged for time or are new to gardening.
While container gardens
are great for those with no land, if you live in a house or townhouse, you may be able to go bigger.
21 and 22, the Worcester County Horticulture Society Midwinter Show celebrates the beauty and creativity of forced flowers, branches, container gardens
, conservatory plants and flowering shrubs.
*HydroSpike Dripper, designed for outdoor and container gardens
, takes the stress out of watering.
With urban living gaining popularity and lot sizes in many areas dwindling, container gardens
are on the rise.
can give a tired garden a visual lift, fill in gaps in flower beds, and, like a kind, caring friend, container gardens
can conceal your horticultural shortcomings.
Small-space container gardens
; transform your balcony, porch, or patio with fruits, flowers, foliage & herbs.