Small space gardening

Everything you need to know to plant in containers, leverage vertical gardens, and more

53 cool container gardens

Beautiful container plantings for your deck, entryway, or yard

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Splash of white
Thayer Allyson Gowdy

Planting ideas for garden pots

Splash of white

For a hint of spring on your patio, arrange several plants in a wide, low planter as you would in a garden bed ― layer by layer. Include pockets of green (grasses or ferns), bursts of color, and a soft carpet base (such as Irish moss).

In this garden pot: feverfew, ranunculus, licorice plant, Johnny-jump-up, blue star creeper, bacopa, and primula obconica

 

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