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Container Gardening.

Ten Container Gardening Tips for Beginners
Here are 10 things beginners need to know about container gardening.

Before Start Your Patio Gardens
Save time and money before you start your patio gardens.

Juice Box Container Garden
Container Gardening.

Reusable Grocery Bag Container Garden
Container Gardening.

Garden in a Clamshell
Container Gardening.

Clementine Box Garden
Container Gardening.

Terrariums
Container Gardening.

Last Minute Teacher's Gift Ideas
Container gardens make great teachers gifts. Here are some easy and inexpensive ideas.

6 Flowering Container Garden Plants for Sun
Some petunias and calibrachoa in a Trader Joe's reusable grocery bag can be great for a sunny spot.

Calibrachoa or Million Bells
Double purple calibrachoa or million bells makes a great hanging basket plant for sun.

Verbena
Verbena is a great plant for a mixed container garden, like this red, white and blue basket.

Osteospermum or Cape Daisy
Osteospermum or Cape May daisy is a cheerful and forgiving and loves a sunny spot.

Bush Violet or Browallia
Bush Violet or Browallia isn't used as often as it should be. It's a great plant for sun.

Pentas
Pentas have beautiful flowers and great foliage. The attract wildlife and are very forgiving. Perfect for sunny container gardens.

Petunias
Lots of the previously annoying problems with petunias have been bred out of them. Now they are a great flowering plant for sunny containers.

Shopping for Gardening Shoes, Boots and Clogs
What to look for when buying garden shoes, clogs and boots.

Fall Container Garden Ideas
Ideas for beautiful fall container gardens.

No Cook Fresh Tomato Sauce
This fresh tomato sauce can be made with any ripe tomatoes.

5 Container Gardens Ideas for Teachers Gifts
Container gardens make great, thoughtful and inexpensive teacher gifts ideas.

Garden Up - Garden Up! Book Review
Review of the book, Garden Up! by Susan Morrison and Rebecca Sweet

The U Can Watering Can is Fantastic
Review of the U CAN watering can.

What is Topdressing?
Definition and suggestions for topdressing a container

Container Gardening Magazine From 'Fine Gardening'
Special Container Gardening Issue from Fine Gardening

Turn a Teacup into a Garden
Turn a Teacup into a Garden. Container Gardening.

Use Cool Shoes
Container Gardening.

Check out Your Local Hardware or Restaurant Supply Store
Container Gardening.

Purses and Evening Bag Gardens
Grow a garden in an evening bag.

For Instant Garden Gratification, CHEAT!
Buy a beautiful hanging basket and re-plant it.

Introduction to Unusual Container Gardens
Introductions to container garden ideas.

Re-purpose Old Baskets
Re-purposing old baskets into container gardens.

Great Drink Safe Garden Hose (Review)
Buying a drink-safe hose may be the best gardening investment. Avoid spraying lead on your veggies with this drink safe hose.

What Is Rootbound?
How to tell if your plant is rootbound

How to Make a Mason Jar Terrarium
How to make a mason jar terrarium.

Oxo Watering Can Review
Oxo's watering can is comfortable and lightweight.

Growing Organic Vegetable Container Gardens
Find out why organic is better. Container Gardening.

How to choose a pot for growing tomatillos.
Choosing a container for your tomatillos.

Planting Tomatillos
Container Gardening.

Harvesting Tomatillos
Container Gardening.

Growing Conditions for Tomatillos
Container Gardening.

Growing Tomatillos in Containers
Introduction to growing tomatillos in pots.

Cooking With Tomatillos
Cooking with tomatillos. Container Gardening.

Better Than Rocks is a Container Gardening Product that Rocks
Review of Better Than Rocks, a plastic mesh you put in the bottom of your container gardens to help with drainage.

An Old Spray Painted Basket Can Make a Great Container Garden
Make a Cool Container Garden by Spray Painting a Basket

10 Reasons to Try Container Gardening
Why you should try growing things in pots.

Tobacco Hornworm
Picture of a Tobacco Hornworm. Container Gardening.

Place Your Container Gardens Inside Out
Placing container gardens - Try from the inside out.

How To Grow Brugmansia in Garden Pots
Growing brugmansia in garden pots is surprisingly easy.

Growing Blackeyed Susan Vine in Containers
Growing black-eyed Susan vines in containers can be spectacular.

Purslane is a great container plant.
Purslane is one of the best, underused container plants.

Great Garden Hose that is Lead-Free
Review of Flexzilla's lead free hose.

Fall Container Garden Ideas
Check out these pictures of fall container garden ideas.

Fall Container Garden Ideas
Check out these pictures of fall container garden ideas.

Thriving on Neglect
Easter Cactus in a Coffee Can Photograph © Kerry Michaels This little plant seems to love neglect. Though it's hard to tell, because it seems to bloom

Plant Profile of Wishbone Flower or Torenia (Good for Shade)
Wishbone flower is not only hard to kill, it is a shade-loving, flowering wonder.

Osteospermum or African Daisy is a Great Container Plant
Osteospermum or African Daisy is a Great Container Plant

Liza Bakewell Bio
Liza Bakewell's Bio. Container Gardening.

Ingredients for Tomatillo Salsa
What you need to make green tomatillo salsa

Blending Salsa
Completing Salsa. Container Gardening.

Growing Tomatillos in Containers for Green Salsa
Growing tomatillos in containers is easy.

Three Versions of Tomatillo Salsa
Descriptions of types of tomatillo salsa

Growing Tomatillos in Containers for Green Salsa
Growing tomatillos in containers is easy.

Boiled Tomatillo Salsa
How to make boiled tomatillo salsa.

Preparing tomatillos for roasting
How to prepare tomatillos for roasting

Cilantro for Salsa
Preparing cilantro for salsa. Container Gardening.

Tomatillos Ready to Blend
Cooked tomatillos for blender. Container Gardening.

Drying Tomatoes
Making your own sun dried tomatoes can save lots of money

Growing Dill in Container Gardens and Raised Beds
Growing Dill in Containers. Container Gardening.

Cow Pitcher with Knock-Out Roses
Creamware Cow Pitcher from P. Allen Smith, filled with Knock-Out roses

Cucumber Mint Herbal Water
Making herbal water is a great no-calorie way to stay hydrated.

Heuchera also known as Coral Bells
Heuchera, also known as coral bells makes a great container plant.

How to Care for Your Terrarium
Instructions for terrarium care. Page 10.

Choosing a Terrarium Container
What to look for in a terrarium jar.

Adding the Drainage Layer
Layers to keep terrarium healthy.

Adding Moss and Potting Mix to Your Terrarium
How to layer soil, charcoal and moss in your terrarium

Preparing Terrarium Plants
Preparing plants for a terrarium

Planting Your Terrarium
Adding plants to your terrarium is the fun part.

Terrarium Care
How to water a terrarium. Container Gardening.

Choosing Terrarium Plants
How to choose terrarium plants. Container Gardening.

Intro on How to Make a Terrarium
Easy instructions for how to make a terrarium

What You Need To Make a Terrarium
What you'll need to make a terrarium.

Lemon Verbena Margaritas
Lemon verbena margaritas are easy and awesome.

Herbal Iced Tea or Tissane
Herbal iced tea can be a great way to stay hydrated.

Delicious Cocktails Mocktails and Simple Syrups
Make delicious cocktails, mocktails and simple syrups from your gardens.

Lemon Balm Cosmo
Lemon balm is a great herb that is easy to grown and use in cosmopolitans

Herbal Simple Syrup
Herbal simple syrup can improve your cocktails and iced teas.

Strawberry Rhubarb Syrup
Container Gardening.

Floral And Herbal Ice Cubes
Up your cocktail and mocktail game with beautiful herbal and edible flower ice cubes.

A Gateless Garden: Quotes by Maine Women Writers
A Gateless Garden: Quotes by Maine Women Writers is photographed by Kerry Michaels and edited by Dr. Liza Bakewell.

Watering your Eggshell Gardens
Spray soil with water until it’s damp.

Easter or Passover Decorations Container Gardens - Make These Easter or Passover Decorations out of Eggs
All you need are some egg shells, some wheatgrass seeds and some potting soil to make these fun Easter or Passover decorations.

What You Need to Make Your Eggshell Gardens.
What you need to make your eggshell gardens

How to Make a Hole In Your Eggshell
How to make a hole in an eggshell

Shape the your eggshell garden.
Shaping your eggshell garden. Container Gardening.

Cover the Drainage Hole of the Eggshell Container Garden
Cover the drainage hole. Container Gardening.

Adding soil to your eggshell garden
Adding soil to eggshell garden. Container Gardening.

Planting Wheatgrass Seeds
How to plant wheatgrass. Container Gardening.

Eggshell placeholders
You can even turn your egg container gardens into place holders or chia people.

Elephant Ears
Elephant ears are dramatic and beautiful in containers.

Review of Suncalc a Sunlight Calculator
Giving your plants the right amount of sunlight is critical. A sun calculator can take the guesswork out of the equation.

Fuchsia is a Great Container Plant for Shade
How to grow fuchsia which is a great container plant for shade

Grow Your Cucumbers Up
Trellising cucumbers in pots makes life easier.

Is Your Garden Hose Safe? Think Before You Drink!
Garden hoses can be hazardous to your health. Find out why and what you can do to minimize the risk.

Use a Birdbath as a Plant Stand
Use a birdbath as a plant stand.

Garlic Scape and Basil Pesto
Delicious and easy garlic scape and basil pesto recipe

Basil
Basil can be used as an edible and an ornamental

Verbena Scoffs at Chill
Verbena is great for fall containers.

Heuchera of Coral Bells Scoffs at the Cold
Coral bells are great for fall containers

Decorative Cabbage and Kale
Decorative cabbage and kale look great in fall pots.

Introduction to Container Gardening Through Fall
Introduction to fall containers. Container Gardening.

Oxalis Looks Fabulous in Fall
Oxalis rocks in fall. Container Gardening.

Sedum Looks Best in Fall
Sedum is at its best in fall pots.

Succulents
Succulents are unexpected plants for fall

Coleus for Fall Pots
Coleus are gorgeous in fall pots.

More Plant Suggestions for Fall
More plant suggestions for fall container gardens.

Morning Glory Seeds - How to Store Them
How To Store Morning Glory Seeds

Morning Glory Seeds - How To Save Them
Saving morning glory seeds is ridiculously easy.

Finding Morning Glory Seed Pods
How to harvest morning glory seed pods.

Harvesting Morning Glory Seeds
How to harvest morning glory seeds

Separating Morning Glory Seeds
How to separate morning glory seeds from pods.

Seeds Ready for Storing
Morning glory seeds ready for storing

Interview with Peter Bottomley on Organic Container Gardening
With 25 years experience in the

Interview with Peter Bottomley on Organic Container Gardening-Soil and Compost Expert Peter Bottomley Give Tips for Organic Container Gardening
With 25 years experience in the

Container Gardening
Container Gardening. Page 3.

Before You Plant Your Seeds Indoors
Planting seeds indoors can be a great way to get a jump on spring. It can also be a waste of money and time. So as a first step, here are a few questions to ask yourself before you start.

Succulents in a Simple Concrete Planter
Photo of a lovely and simple succulent garden in a concrete pot.

What is a Meyer Lemon Tree?
Curious about Meyer Lemons Trees? Here's what you want to know.

Introduction to Growing Tomatoes in Containers
Introduction to growing tomatoes in containers.

Choosing a Container for Growing Tomatoes
Advice on choosing a container for growing tomatoes.

Choosing Tomato Varieties
Advice on choosing tomato varieties for containers.

Pruning and Staking Tomatoes
Advice on pruning and caging tomatoes.

Harvesting Tomatoes
Advice on how to tell if a tomato is ripe and how to ripen tomatoes inside

Common Mistakes when Growing Tomatoes in Containers
Common mistakes when growing tomatoes in pots and how to avoid them.

Upside Down Tomatoes
Growing tomatoes upside down. Container Gardening.

Growing Arugula in Pots
Growing arugula in pots is easy and delicious

Squash
Growing Squash in containers. Container Gardening.

Radishes
Radishes in Pots. Container Gardening.

A Few Words about Growing Vegetables in Containers
A few words about growing vegetables in containers

Growing Eggplant in Pots
Growing eggplant in pots is easy and beautiful.

Tomatoes
Growing Tomatoes in Containers. Container Gardening.

Peas in Pots
Peas make great container vegetables.

Potatoes
Potatoes are a rewarding vegetable to grow in containers

Lettuce and Salad Greens
Growing lettuce and salad greens in containers.

Peppers Hot and Sweet
Growing peppers hot and sweet in containers

Cucumbers in Pots
Growing cucumbers in containers. Container Gardening.

Be Cautious with Vermiculite in Potting Soil
Be careful not to breathe in vermiculite.

Container Garden for Grilling
Make a container garden with herbs for the grill.

What you need for your grilling garden
What you need to make your grilling container garden.

Planting Grill Garden
Getting ready to plant a grilling garden.

Caring for Your Grilling Garden
How to care for a grilling herb garden.

Planting the Container
How to plant your grilling garden

Log Planters
Log planters can be free and easy.

Water Garden with Baby Tut Papyrus and Water Hyacinth
Water gardens are incredibly easy to plant and maintain. Here is a simple one to start with.

Garden Greens in a Hanging Basket
Make a hanging basket and fill it with beautiful and edible garden greens.

Make a Terrarium
Container Gardening.

Garden in a Reusable Grocery Bag
Use a plastic, reusable grocery bag for a stylish and inexpensive flowering garden.

Mini Gardens
Make mom a mini garden for Mother's Day.

Clam Shell Garden
Creating a garden in a clam shell is easy and beautiful.

Mini Flowering Plant Bucket
Flowering Plant in a Mini Bucket

Gifts for Mom
DIY Container Gardens for Mother's Day

Clementine Orange Box With Panises
Clementine orange boxes packed with pansies make great gifts for mom.

Succulent Hanging Terrarium
Hanging succulent terrariums are about as easy as container gardening gets.

Living Ornament
DIY Living Succulent Christmas Ornament

Hanging Succulent Terrarium
Hanging Succulent Terrarium. Container Gardening.

Pumpkin Planters Make Great Fall Decorations
Pumpkin planters my great fall decorations. Here are easy step by step instructions.

Seed Starting in Potting Soil Bag
Quick and easy idea for starting seeds.

Hanging Basket with Salad Greens
Tips for growing salad greens in a hanging basket.

Adding soil
Fill container with soil mix. Container Gardening.

Free Self-Watering Seed Starter
How to make a free self-watering seed starter from a supermarket pie holder.

Adding Wicks to Self-Watering Seed Starter
Make holes in the bottom of your pie plate and pull strings through.

Planting Seeds
How to make a free self-watering seed starter from a pie dis

Seed starting tips
Hints for starting seeds. Container Gardening.

Adding water
Fill the bottom container with warm water, and set the container with your seeds on top of it, so that the strings are sitting in the water.

Twice Roasted Pumpkin Seeds
Twice Roasted Pumpkin Seeds. Container Gardening.

Care for Your Pumpkin Planter
How to care for your pumpkin planter

Choosing a Plant for Your Pumpkin Planter
How to choose a plant for your pumpkin planter

What You'll Need for Your Pumpkin Planter
What you'll need for your pumpkin planter.

Pull Off Pumpkin Top
Remove pumpkin top. Container Gardening.

Scooping Out Pumpkin Seeds
Scoop out the pumpkin seeds. Container Gardening.

Cutting a Hole In Your Pumpkin
How to cut the top off your pumpkin planter.

Use a Knife or Scoop for Pumpkin Carving
Use the scoop or a spoon for pumpkin carving

Slide Plant into Pumpkin Planter
Slide plant into pumpkin planter

What You Need for Clementine Box Garden
Pack a Clementine orange box with pansies and violas for an easy, springtime container garden.

Use Newspaper for Easy Container Garden
You'll need to cover the holes in the bottom of your Clementine box container garden and can do so with newspaper.

Slow Release Fertilizer for Your Container Garden
Slow release fertilizer application for your container garden.

How To Fix a Root Bound Plant
How to deal with a root bound plant before you put it in your container garden.

Container Garden in a Clementine Orange Box
How to make a container garden in a Clementine Orange Box.

Add Potting Soil to Clementine Box Container Garden
Add about an inch of potting soil to your container garden.

How To Add Container Garden Plants
Adding container garden plants. Container Gardening.

How To Water Your Clementine Box Container Gardens
Watering your Clementine box container gardens.

Buying Plants Online - Five Quick Tips
Some suggestions for buying plants online.

Square Dish with Succulents
This square dish with succulents is simple and elegant

Grape Hyacinth Table Decorations
How to make a stunning spring table decoration with grape hyacinths.

Easy Iris Table Decoration
Make an Almost Instant Flowering Table Decoration

Growing the Northeast Garden
Growing the Northeast Garden. Container Gardening.

Tomato Varieties for Growing in Containers
Here are some great tomato varieties for growing in containers.

Incredible Vegetables From Self-Watering Containers - Book Review
Book review of

Finding Your Plant Hardiness Zone
Finding your plant hardiness zone is a key to vegetable container gardening.

Using an Inexpensive Tin Container as a 'Cache Pot'
Container Gardening.

Line Your Container and Set Up Drainage Material
Container Gardening.

Give Your Valentine's Pail Plants a Great Start
Container Gardening.

Inexpensive Valentine's Plant Containers from Decorative Tins
Inexpensive Valentine's Cyclamen in Dollar Store Pail.

Arranging the Valentine's Candy Container Planter
Arranging the Valentine's Candy Container Planter

Finish Your Green Valentine Candy Tin
Finishing Up Your Candy Tin Garden

Garden in a Candy tin
Garden in a Candy Tin. Container Gardening.

Choose a Suitable Candy Tin For Your "Green Valentine"
Putting together your garden in a candy tin.

Over Winter Plants
A beginners guide for how to over winter plants

Violas in a One Dollar Basket
Instructions for inexpensive garden in a wire metal basket.

Container Garden Ideas - Inexpensive Plastic Container Garden
The same plant can have many different looks depending on the container you put it in. Page 9.

Container Gardening Ideas - Laundry Basket Container Garden
The same plant can have many different looks depending on the container you put it in. Page 5.

Container Gardening Ideas - Classic Terra Cotta Pot
The same plant can have many different looks depending on the container you put it in. Page 10.

Container Gardening Ideas - Trash Can Container Garden
Even a trash can can make a great container. Page 8.

Container Gardening Ideas - Yellow Trashcan Container Garden
The same plant can have many different looks depending on the container you put it in. Page 2.

Container Garden Ideas - Concrete Container Garden with River Stones
The same plant can have many different looks depending on the container you put it in. Page 7.

A Galvanized Steel Wash Tub Can Make a Great Garden
The same plant can have many different looks depending on the container you put it in. Page 3.

Glazed Pots Make Classically Beautiful Containers
The same plant can have many different looks depending on the container you put it in. Page 4.

Container Garden Ideas - Container Garden in Large Galvanized Steel Bucket
The same plant can have many different looks depending on the container you put it in. Page 6.

You Can Make Almost Anything Into a Cool Container Garden
You can use almost anything to make a creative container garden.

Container Garden in a Restaurant Colander
The same plant can have many different looks depending on the container you put it in.

Tillandsia Abdita in a Terra Cotta Bowl
Tillandsia Abdita is a striking red air plant.

Dahlias in a Wedgwood Teapot
A teapot can make a distinguished vase for cut flowers.

Choosing an Appropriate Container for a Goblet 'Garden'
Starting your Valentine's day goblet garden.

Choosing Plants for a Valentine's Goblet
Choosing plant for your goblet garden.

Goblet Planting Materials
How to plant your goblet garden.

How Long Will I Last?
How long you can expect your goblet garden to last.

Style Your Strawbales
This rustic raised bed is perfect for adding style to your straw bale gardens.

Chair Gardens
Using a child's white Adirondack chair as a plant stand can be cute without being cutesy.

Water Garden with Baby Tut and Water Hyacinth
This water garden with water hyacinths and Baby Tut grass is easy and stylish. Find out how to DIY.

Beware of what You Plant Containers with Narrow Mouths
The newest look seems to be pots with small mouths holding trees. Here' why it may look great but is a bad idea.

Poinsettia Bowl with Winter Berries
Mini Poinsettias, when grouped together can make a great display. Put them in a large bowl and add some winterberry branches for extra height and style.

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Vegetable Container Gardening 101
Almost anyone can grow vegetables in containers.

Growing Fruit Trees in Containers (Stark Bro's Advice)
Expert advice from Stark Bro's Nurseries and Orchards on growing fruit trees in containers

The Grow Box Is Great for Vegetables - Review
The Grow Box is a great system for container vegetable gardening.

Rubber Pot Feet for Container Gardens
Pot feet can be key to a healthy and happy container gardens.

The Difference Between Potting Soil and Potting Mix
Good potting soil is really a

How to Fix a Container Garden Design
Sometimes your finished container just isn't working. Here are a couple of suggestions to make a not so hot container into one that rocks.

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.

Putting Gravel in Container Gardens (Bad or Good)
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.

Three Coleus In Pots
Three coleus in pots. Container Gardening.

Proven Winners for Container Gardening Ideas
Proven Winners Container Recipe Photo © Proven Winners Proven Winners is one of my

I Hate Patio Tomatoes
When Growing Tomatoes, Reach for the Sky! Photograph © Kerry Michaels Almost all information about growing tomatoes in containers tells you to grow

Review of Excalibur Dehydrator
Review of the Excalibur Dehydrator

Review of Fine Gardening Magazine
Fine Gardening is monthly magazine published by the Taunton Press.

Book Review of Easy Container Gardens, By Pamela Crawford
If you could only have one container gardening book on your shelves, this would be a great choice.

Watering the Paperwhite Bulbs in Your Holiday Container Garden
Add just enough water so that the bulbs are sitting out of the water, but the beginning roots are wet. It the bulbs sit in water they can rot.

Arranging the Vases of Your Holiday Container Garden
Place the vases on a tray or dish. If you don’t have a long narrow tray, you could put the vases in a circle on a round plate, which would look great too.

Decorating and Caring for Paperwhites
Decorate your vases with raffia or ribbon

Paperwhite Narcissus Holiday Decoration
You can make this holiday paperwhite narcissus container garden in less than an hour and for less than twenty bucks.

What You Need for Your Holiday Container Garden
All you need is some stones, raffia, vases and three paperwhite narcissus bulbs

Planting the Paperwhite Bulbs in Your Holiday Container Garden
To plant paperwhite narcissus bulbs, place them on top of the stones and then nestle them in for stability.

Adding Stones to Your Holiday Container Garden
Add about two inches of stones to your holiday container garden.

Recipe for Prickly Pear Margarita
Fabulous margarita recipe with an herbal twist.

Grafted Tomatoes--Good For Growing in Containers?
Growing grafted tomatoes in containers

Give your containers vertical interest with trellises
Using Trellises in containers. Container Gardening.

Sugar Flowers as Decorations
Decorating with Sugared Flowers and Leaves

Painting on Eggwhite
How to paint your edible flower with eggwhite

Sugaring Flowers and Leaves
How to sugar flowers and leaves. Container Gardening.

Easiest Way to Sugar Flowers and Leaves
How to spoon sugar onto flower. Container Gardening.

Removing flower from sugar
How to finish sugaring edible flower

Drying Sugar Flowers
Drying sugar flowers is an important step.

How To Freeze Parsley
Tips for freezing parsley. Container Gardening.

Strawberry Rhubarb Margarita
Strawberry Rhubarb Margarita. Container Gardening.

Sugar Flowers and Leaves
It's easy to sugar edible flowers and leaves

Colocascia or Elephant Ears
Colocascia or Elephant Ears. Container Gardening.

Using Borage Flowers
How to Sugar Borage Flowers. Container Gardening.

Picking Borage Flowers
How to pick borage flowers. Container Gardening.

Preparing Borage Flowers
You must separate borage flowers before using them.

Creeping Jenny - A Great Container Plant
Creeping Jenny is a fabulous container plant

Planting Colorful Containers
Design ideas for planting colorful containers

Truck Container Garden
How to turn a toy into a container garden.

Wardian Case
What is a Wardian Case? Container Gardening.

Pictures of My Favorite Container Gardens
Pictures of beautiful container gardens

Tips for Planting an Unusual Container
Transforming a purse into a container garden

What's required for container garden project
What you'll need for this container garden project

Adding Drainage
How and where you add your drainage hole is important.

Plastic Bag Drainage Tube
Creating a drainage tube. Container Gardening.

Trimming the Plastic Bag
Trim the plastic bag to let water escape

Filling Container with Potting Soil
How to fill container with potting soil.

Getting Plants Ready
Preparing succulent plants. Container Gardening.

Planting Your Succulent Purse
Instructions for planting a succulent purse.

Caring for Succulents and Sedums
How to care for your succulents and sedums

Using Fish Emulsion for Healthy Plants
Using Fish Emulsion for Fertilizing Plants

Great Gardening Gifts For Under $25
There are lots of great gardening gifts that cost less than $25. Here are some of my favorites.

UpRoot Weeder Review
Review of the best weeder around.

Raw Orange Cranberry Relish
Recipe for raw orange cranberry relish

Cucumber Tarragon Salad
Fast, Easy and delicious cucumber salad.

Lemon Balm Cosmopolitan
Fabulous recipe for lemon balm Cosmo

Strawberry Rhubarb Syrup Recipe
Strawberry rhubarb syrup recipe. Container Gardening.

Growing Fruit in Containers in a Warm Climate
Suggestions for growing fruit in containers in the South.

Tips for Growing Tomatoes in Containers in Hot Climates
5 tips for successfully growing tomatoes in hot climates

Thriller Plant
Definition of a thriller plant. Container Gardening.

New Container Garden Products
Cool new container garden products

Interview With The Personal Garden Coach - Christina Salwitz
Christina Salwitz, one of the queens of container gardening, answers questions.

5 Great Container Plants for the Southeast
5 Container plants that will thrive in the Southeast.

Eggshell Plant Container - What You'll For Eggshell Plant Container
What you'll need to make an eggshell plant container

Plant Containers - Getting Your Mini Plant Containers Reaady
Getting your eggshells ready to become mini plant containers.

Violas as Container Plants - Planting Your Viola Container Plants
Remove container plants from cells or flats. Separate your container plants.

Planting Violas - How to Plant Violas
How to plant violas. How to plant your mini container garden

Violas - Caring for Violas
Caring for violas is easy. Container Gardening.

Lemon Verbena Margarita
Fabulous margarita recipe with an herbal twist.

How to Prune Tomato Plants
Picture of what to take off to prune tomato plants.

Tips on How to Prune Toamto Plants
Tips on How to Prune Tomato Plants

Green Tomatoes - Fried Green Tomatoes
Have an abundance of green tomatoes? Here's a quick, easy and delicious recipe for fried green tomatoes, with a Southwestern twist.

Easy Fresh Roasted Tomato Soup
This is an easy fresh tomato soup that ROCKS!

Making Herbal and Edible Flower Ice Cubes
Cool ice cubes can make any drink look and taste better.

Edible Flowers and Herbs for Ice Cubes
Suggestions for picking edible flowers and herbs

How to Make Floral Ice Cubes
Tips on making floral ice cubes. Container Gardening.

How to Use Floral Ice Cubes
Suggestions for using floral and herb ice.

Making Herbal and Edible Flower Ice Cubes
Cool ice cubes can make any drink look and taste better.

Lemon Verbena Simple Syrup
How to make lemon verbena simple syrup

Garlic Scape Butter
Better Than Garlic Bread--For a real treat try garlic scape butter.

Garden Photography Tips for Beginners
Even with a point and shoot camera you can do great container garden photography.

Easy How-Tos for Cool Container Gardening Projects
A collection of container gardening how tos, step-by-steps and DIY projects for vegetable container gardens, decorative containers, and some that are both.

Jolly Garden Clogs for Container Gardeners: Review
Tired of ruining your shoes when container gardening? Try Jolly garden clogs from Gardeners Supply.

Holiday Gifts - Holiday Container Garden Gifts
Container gardens make great holiday gifts. This small container garden of peperomia in a bucket cost just $3.99. Page 2.

Red Fox on Picnic Table
Photo of a red fox on a picnic table

Window Box at the Berkshire Botanical Garden
Photo of a window box on a tool shed. Page 11.

Portland Flower Show 2009
Pictures of the 2009 Portland Flower Show in Portland, Maine. Page 22.

Portland Flower Show 2009
Pictures of the 2009 Portland Flower Show in Portland, Maine. Page 19.

Portland Flower Show 2009
Pictures of the 2009 Portland Flower Show in Portland, Maine. Page 13.

Portland Flower Show 2009
Pictures of the 2009 Portland Flower Show in Portland, Maine. Page 8.

Portland Flower Show 2009
Pictures of the 2009 Portland Flower Show in Portland, Maine. Page 9.

Portland Flower Show 2009
Pictures of the 2009 Portland Flower Show in Portland, Maine. Page 11.

Portland Flower Show 2009
Pictures of the 2009 Portland Flower Show in Portland, Maine. Page 6.

Portland Flower Show 2009
Pictures of the 2009 Portland Flower Show in Portland, Maine. Page 7.

Add Soil to Potato Plants in Containers
How to

Keep Hilling Your Potatoes as They Grow
As your potatoes grow keep hilling them.

When to Harvest Potatoes
When and how to harvest potatoes growing in containers.

Vegetable Container Gardening
Whether you have acres to spare or a few feet to garden in, here are some ideas, tips and pictures to help you get started vegetable container gardening.

Watering - Watering your Garden Planter Deeply
Watering your garden planter deeply.

Garden Planter Care - Caring for your Kiddie Pool Garden Planter
Caring for your kiddie pool garden planter

Garden Planter - Cut Holes in your Kiddie Pool Garden Planter
Cutting holes for drainage in your kiddie pool garden planter.

Garden Planter - Add Holes to the Sides of Kiddie Pool Garden Planter
Add drainage holes to sides of the kiddie pool garden planter

Garden Planter - Keep Soil in and Let Water out of your Garden Planter
Add barrier to your garden planter to let water out and keep soil in.

Garden Planter - Add Potting Soil to your Kiddie Pool Garden Planter
Add potting soil to your garden planter

Planting Seeds - Getting Garden Planter Ready for Planting Seeds
Getting your garden planter ready for planting seeds

Basil - I Planted Basil and Nasturtium Seeds in my Kiddie Pool Garden Planter
Turn an kiddie pool into a cool garden planter and have a pool party for your plants.

Planting Seeds - Planting Your Seeds Carefully
Avoiding mistakes when planting seeds

How to Make an Upside Down Tomato Planter
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.

Upside Down Tomato - Hang Your Upside Down Tomato
How to hang and maintain your upside down tomato.

DIY Upside Down Tomato Planter Tutorial: Materials
What you need to make a DIY upside down tomato planter

Upside Down Tomato Planter - Cut Drainage Hole in Upside Down Tomato Planter
With utility knife, cut 2 inch drainage hole in bottom of upside down tomato planter.

Upside Down Tomato Bucket - Measure Upside Down Tomato Bucket for Cover
Measure your upside down tomato planter if you want to make a decorative cover.

Upside Down Tomato Planter - How To Make the Decorative Cover for Upside Down Tomato Planter
Cover your upside down tomato planter with a decorative cover. Use oil cloth or a plastic table cloth.

Upside Down Tomato Planter - Wrap Plastic Tape Around Upside Down Tomato Cover
Wrap plastic ribbon around upside down tomato planter to further secure cover.

Upside Down Tomato - Use Plastic Screening To Keep Upside Down Tomato In Planter
Use plastic screening to keep upside down tomato in planter.

Upside Down Tomato - Prepare Your Upside Down Tomato Plant
Prepare your upside down tomato plant.

Upside Down Tomato - Planting Your Upside Down Tomato
How to plant your upside down tomato.

Winter Container Garden Gallery - Container Garden Picture of Container Garden Outside US Botanic Garden
Container garden pictures of winter container gardens outside the US Botanic Garden. Page 3.

Berries and Greens Outside the Smithsonian
Container garden pictures of winter container gardens. Page 2.

Winter Container Garden Gallery - Container Garden Picture of Sweet Bay Tree in Small Container
Container garden pictures of winter container gardens. Page 4.

Winter Container Garden Gallery - Container Garden Pictures of Winter Container Garden With Hens and Chicks
Container garden pictures of winter container gardens of frozen hens and chicks. Page 6.

Winter Container Garden Gallery - Container Garden Picture Winter Fountain
Container garden pictures of winter container gardens. Page 5.

Winter Container Gardens at the U.S. Botanic Gardens
Winter container garden picture of three large winter container gardens, outside the U.S. Botanic Gardens.

Winter Container Garden Gallery - U.S. Botanic Garden Capital Building With Container Gardens
Container garden pictures of winter container gardens. Page 8.

Winter Container Garden Gallery - Container Garden Pictures of Winter Container Gardens
Container garden pictures of poinsettia's at the U.S. Botanic Garden. Page 9.

Winter Container Garden Gallery - Container Garden Pictures of Winter Container Gardens
Pictures of winter container gardens on the patio of the U.S. Botanical Garden. Page 7.

Winter Container Garden Gallery - Container Garden Pictures of Winter Container Gardens
Pictures of winter container gardens.

Poinsettia - Close-Up of Pink Poinsettia
pink poinsettia. Container Gardening. Page 10.

Poinsettia Holiday Display - How to Display Poinsettias
Poinsettias can be a little boring, but here's a way to make them mod. Page 11.

Container Gardening With Kids
Gardening is a fun activity to do with kids and growing in containers is a great way to do it.

Container Garden Pests
Container garden pests and what to do about them.

Dan Heims--Plant Man
Interview with Plant Man, Dan Heims

Interview with Red Dirt Rambling's Dee Nash
Lovely and informative

Interview with Robin Horton
Interview with Designer Robin Horton

Great Container Gardeners
Interviews with 10 great container gardeners

Ideas for Fall Container Gardens
Ideas, pictures and advice on fall containers.

Fall Container Gardening in the South
Fall containers for Southern Climates

Great Gardening Books
10 Great Gardening Books for Container Gardeners

Tips for Container Gardens in Shade
Tips for growing beautiful container gardens in shade.

Red Fox Kit Taking a Break
Red Fox Kit Waiting. Container Gardening.

Fox Kits Ready for Mischief
Red fox with two kits. Container Gardening.

Fox Kit
Fox kits sitting. Container Gardening.

Mama Fox with Two Kits
Red fox with two kits. Container Gardening.

Covering Holes in Garden Pots
Quick tip for covering holes in container gardens.

Are Tire Gardens Safe for Growing Vegetables?
Tire gardens are popular, but are they safe? Some information you may want to know before planting tires gardens.

How to Water Your Lettuce
This step tells you how to water your lettuce.

Caring for Your Lettuce Container
Caring for your vegetable container garden is easy.

Growing Lettuce in a Reusable Grocery Bag
Here are some step by step instructions for growing lettuce in a reusable grocery bag.

What You Need for Growing Lettuce in a Bag
What you need to grow lettuce in a reusable grocery bag.

Adding Drainage to Your Lettuce Container Garden
Cut holes in your lettuce container garden.

Add Potting Soil To Your Lettuce Garden Bag
Add potting soil to your vegetable container garden bag.

Fertilizing Your Lettuce Container Garden
Add fertilizer to your lettuce bag.

Growing Lettuce in a Container
Here's how to prepare your lettuce for planting.

Planting Lettuce in Your Vegetable Container Garden
How to plant your lettuce. Container Gardening.

Pictures of Red Foxes Courting and Kits
Pictures of adult red foxes courting, then 2 years later, kits and mother in same spot.

Pictures of Red Foxes Courting and Kits
Pictures of adult red foxes courting, then 2 years later, kits and mother in same spot.

Growing Geraniums in Containers
Geraniums make great, easy container garden plants.

Feeding Your Container Gardens
How to use fertilizer for beautiful container gardens.

Suggestions for Buying Seeds Online
Some great places to buy seeds online.

Concrete Garden Projects
Book review of Concrete Garden Projects by Malin Lilsson and Camilla Arvidsson

Small-Space Container Gardens
Book review of Fern Richardson's, Small-Space Container Gardens.

Daffodil Spring Container Garden
How to make a stunning instant, daffodil container garden.

Choosing a Plant Container
Choosing a plant container. Container Gardening.

Wood Containers
Tips for planting and maintaining wood plant containers. Page 2.

Metal Planters
Tips for using metal containers for plants. Page 3.

Plastic Plant Pots
Plastic pots are lightweight and can be pretty but there are some things to watch out for. Page 4.

Fabric Garden Pots
Fabric pots can be great for plants. Page 5.

Concrete and Hypertufa
Concrete and hypertufa planters are durable and beautiful. Page 6.

Fiberglass Planters
Fiberglass containers are lightweight and can be lovely. Page 7.

Containers for Paperwhites Bulbs
Choosing a container for forcing paperwhite bulbs.

Hurricane or High Wind Tips for Planters
How to protect your containers in a high winds or a hurricane.

Definition of Container Gardening
The definition of container gardening.

Potting Soil or Potting Mix
The advantages and disadvantages of reusing potting soil.

What is Deadheading
What is Deadheading and Do I have To Do It?

Where Can I Buy Bulbs
5 Places to Buy Bulbs, Online. Container Gardening.

Garden Shows To Watch For
List of dates and places for the Spring garden shows.

Container Garden Pictures
Pictures of gorgeous container gardens, plants, trees and flowers.

Prune Tomato Plants
Why you need to prune tomato plants.

Violas - Violas Make a Great Present for Mother's Day
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.

Paperwhite Narcissus - Paperwhite Narcissus Cup
Paperwhite narcissus make a wonderful fragrant gift. This mug with paperwhite narcissus bulbs makes an inexpensive and thoughtful gift. Page 9.

Pictures and Profiles of Container Plants
Pictures and profiles of container plants and flowers

Growing Tuberous Begonias
How to grow beautiful tuberous begonias in containers. Page 8.

How to Ripen Tomatoes
The best way to ripen tomatoes. Container Gardening.

Bogs Boots Review - Review of Bogs Boots for Container Gardening
Bogs boots are perfect for container gardening on a wet day. They are not only waterproof and very warm, they come in fantastic colors and patterns.

Teacher Gifts - Poinsettia is a Perfect Teacher Gift
This poinsettia in a coffee mug makes a perfect teacher gift. Page 3.

Peperomia clusiifolia 'Rainbow' Container Garden
Container gardens make great holiday gifts. This peperomia plant in a cookie tin makes a great gift. Page 4.

Fall Decorations - Pumpkin Planters for Fall Decorations
Pumpkin planters make great fall decorations. Page 3.

Fall Decorations - Pumpkin Planters for Fall Decorations
Pumpkin planters make great fall decorations. Page 4.

Fall Decorations - Pumpkin Planters for Fall Decorations
Pumpkin planters make great fall decorations. Page 6.

Fall Decorations - Pumpkin Planters for Fall Decorations
Pumpkin planters make great fall decorations. Page 2.

Fall Decorations - Pumpkin Planters for Fall Decorations
Pumpkin planters make great fall decorations. Page 7.

Fall Decorations - Pumpkin Planters for Fall Decorations
Pumpkin planters make great fall decorations. Page 5.

Container Garden Holiday Gift - Azalea Container Garden Gift
Container gardens make great holiday gifts. This azalea in a small bucket is a great inexpensive gift or table decoration. Page 6.

Great Gift - Poinsettia In a Coffee Mug
This poinsettia in a coffee can makes a great inexpensive gift. Page 5.

Paperwhite Narcissus - Paperwhite Narcissus Container Garden Gifts
Paperwhite narcissus container gardens make great holiday gifts. This paperwhite narcissus holiday arrangement makes a cheerful holiday decoration. Page 10.

Holiday Gifts - Container Garden Gifts
Container gardens make great holiday gifts. Page 7.

Poinsettia - Poinsettia Container Garden Gifts
Poinsettia container gardens make great holiday gifts. This mini poinsettia in a red bucket cost less than $5.00. Page 8.

Painted Bamboo Make a Vertical Garden Pop
Painted bamboo can make a vertical garden design pop. Page 5.

Stacking Pots Vertical Garden Interest
This stacked herb pot is simple, but gives some height to your landscape. Page 4.

Old Wrought Iron Chair for Vertical Gardening
Think out of the box for vertical garden ideas. Page 3.

Vertical Garden of Native Plants
Vertical garden wall of native plants at Cava in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Page 2.

Easter and Passover Egg Decorations and Chia People
You can make these tiny container gardens in almost no time and for very little money. You can also turn some into chia people. It's a great project to do with kids.Get the step by step instructions. Page 4.

Easter and Passover Egg Decorations and Chia People
You can make these tiny container gardens in almost no time and for very little money. You can also turn some into chia people. It's a great project to do with kids.Get the step by step instructions. Page 3.

Easter and Passover Egg Decorations and Chia People
You can make these tiny container gardens in almost no time and for very little money. You can also turn some into chia people. It's a great project to do with kids.Get the step by step instructions. Page 2.

Spring Container Gardens -Easter and Passover Egg Container Gardens
You can make these spring container gardens in almost no time and for very little money. . Page 6.

Spring Container Gardens -Easter and Passover Egg Container Gardens
You can make these spring container gardens in almost no time and for very little money. . Page 5.

Boston Flower Show - Pictures of Barred Owl at the Boston Flower Show
Photos of Boston Flower Show. Unusual displays at the Boston Flower Show. Page 10.

Barred Owl - Picture of a Great Horned Owl at the Boston Flower Show
Photograph of a great horned owl. Page 11.

Boston Flower Show - Pictures of Jill Nooney's Art at the Boston Flower Show
Photos of Boston Flower Show. Jill Nooney's unusual display at the Boston Flower Show. Page 7.

Boston Flower Show - Picture of Peregrine Falcon at Boston Flower Show
Photos of Boston Flower Show. Unusual displays at the Boston Flower Show including live raptors. Page 8.

Boston Flower Show - Picture of Peregrine Falcon at Boston Flower Show
Photos of peregrine falcon at the Boston Flower Show. Unusual displays at the Boston Flower Show. Page 9.