Sunset Magazines: Container Gardening

A step-by-step primer on planting a container garden, plus 28 projects to suit all situations and styles.

Grow edibles, aquatics, succulents, hanging plants and much, much more. Includes plant lists, planting diagrams and information about soil, sun, watering and fertilizing.

Great ideas and expert advice on designing, planting, and caring for beautiful container gardens.

Creating a paradise in pots

  • The latest choices in container styles and materials
  • Combining "thrillers" and "spillers" for spectacular arrangements
  • Twenty-eight simple and stunning DIY projects
  • Secrets to keeping container gardens thriving

Inspiration blossoms with dozens of photos showcasing container gardens of all styles, from traditional to contemporary.

"Designing Your Container" covers the basics of working with color, shape, and scale to create eye-catching compositions.

"Finishing the Look" offers a wealth of ideas for displaying container gardens to maximum effect.



Series: Outdoor Design & Build Guide

Paperback: 192 pages

Publisher: Oxmoor House; Original edition (January 18, 2011)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 037601427X

ISBN-13: 978-0376014276

Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 0.8 x 11 inches

Shipping Weight: 1.9 pounds