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Beat the Frost With Natural Terra-Cotta Containers
"protect your pots during the cold winter months... ty of terra-cotta to frost damage. Terra-cotta is very porous; it soaks up water... versatile is terra-cotta. Pots made from its warm colors, dusty yellow through rich brown... in our pots and containers, thoughts may go to replanting for the spring with hardy... replacing old pots or adding new ones, but with the wide range of styles and materials available... a the pot. Let’s look at some ways to prevent this...."
Solve Your Garden Border Dilemmas With Planted Pots
Set your containers free from the patio — placed among plantings in the ground, they fill unsightly gaps, let you experiment and more
"using pot feet or pot toes. This ensures that water can drain and that the pot will... planted pot for watering and maintenance and also to ensure that the pot can still... simple pot of herbs and pansies or a wild extravaganza of bold flowers and foliage... of many people’s summer gardening, if not a year-round addiction. But have you ever... heavy pots, I create a firm gravel base instead. I then set the container on the..."
Potted Plants Perk Up the Streets of Coastal France
Dotting a stairway or perched on a café table, plants in colorful pots and vibrant flowers make a picturesque scene in a town on the coast
"colorful pots and vibrant flowers make a picturesque scene in a town on the coast... simple potted plants that dot the streetscape; they line stairs, sit atop balconies... to your potted plants with a look at some of my favorites.... simple terra-cotta pot and plant will thrive for much longer? Try this at home with... Sais Quoi Terra-cotta pots full of plants create a base for wild vines that climb from... Small pots add dots of green to this building's facade. Our one day trip took us..."
Pick the Right Plant Pot to Flatter Your Landscape
To play matchmaker for your container garden and its surroundings, you've got to know all the materials and pick the right style
"made clay pots bought in the big box stores will disintegrate, but so will improperly... Terra-cotta Terra-cotta pots are classic and come in a variety of shapes and sizes... bring terra-cotta pots inside to avoid cracking. These terra-cotta wall planters... sizes. Terra-cotta's subtle color works well with all flower and foliage hues and looks... unglazed terra-cotta dries out more quickly than other materials, be sure to choose..."
How to Grow a Rose Garden in Pots
Everything can come up roses, even without a plot of soil in sight. This step-by-step guide to growing roses in containers shows you how
"While potted roses have additional watering and fertilizing requirements, they are... roses in Terra Cotta containers. I have had some good luck with roses in containers... roses on pots in colder climates? You can certainly plant them in pots for the growing... container/pot last year and during the winter it died out. It snows where I live, the... roses in pots this past weekend - this info is PERFECT TIMING! Thank you! I love the..."
Guest Picks: 20 Uncommonly Attractive Pots and Planters
Cultivate some personality indoors with plant containers that are as unique as the greenery they hold
"coolest pots and planters with an unconventional look. Here are 20 that I'd love to... is in pots (properly potted, many hybrid orchids will grow happily indoors even with... beautiful pots, just make sure to pick a plant that doesn't require well-drained soil... drained pots that can be placed inside for all the tiny-plant-house appeal you like... absorbent terra-cotta will keep the plants hydrated. These small, galvanized hanging..."
Want Compelling Garden Minimalism? Think One Plant, One Pot
Highlight a show-worthy stunner or elevate a pedestrian plant by giving it a solo starring role in the garden
"plant per pot — too many boxwoods can be blah. Depending on context, style and exposure... ceramic pot at the entrance to my front garden for several years and liked it that... too many pots have way too many plants living in them. Love the combination of variegated... simple terra-cotta pot as the centerpiece of a Chanticleer Garden installation in... plant per pot can result in the boldest vignettes. At a temporary garden installation..."
Simple Container Plantings for Intriguing Garden Design
Beyond mere decoration, thoughtfully chosen pared-down pots and plants can be integral to interest in the garden
"pared-down pots and plants can be integral to interest in the garden... them, pots, tubs and containers have been a feature of gardens since people started... from a pot planted with Thyme, Pineapple Mint, Sage and Salvia. I like the patio furniture... illed terra-cotta pots backed by overhanging citrus trees are more than just a garden... — the terra-cotta pots reflect the tiles edging the paving. Finding an appropriate..."
10 Expert Tips for Growing Edibles in Containers
Get glorious veggies and fruits on your patio with a pro’s guidance — including his personal recipe for potting mix
"Smart Pots tend to produce a healthier root system than solid pots. What is the... components: potting soil, and a component for added drainage. For potting soil, go to your... wood, terra cotta, fabric, etc been proven not to be harmful for growing edibles... of the pot, a couple inches in from the edge. If you want to move the pot you can... at the pot's new location. With this system, the loops are inside the pots and..."
9 Tips for Creating an Artful Container Garden
Make your potted plantings a beautiful sight with these ideas for container types, plant groupings and more
"your potted plantings a beautiful sight with these ideas for container types, plant... into a pot. Here are nine tips for creating a truly artful container garden.... Italian terra cotta pots had one focal plant -- variegated Italian buckthorn, an olive... colors Pots Pots I love the first photo, and the phrase "think of pots as sculpture"... The left pot contains an artichoke plant and parsley, the smallest container has culinary..."
Gardening Fun: Plant a Fairy Garden
It’s hard not to be captivated by the charm of a miniature garden in a pot. Here’s how to make one of your own
"garden in a pot. Here’s how to make one of your own... about ten pots of kookie and well integrated miniatures and plants. I live in Philadelphia... your own people sized garden I have found fairies will take up residence there. Fairies... so few people spend enough time outdoors. Here is a picture of the fairy feast sitting... flower pot into Fairy garden today after school. It was fun, really, and next they..."
Porch Life: 12 Ways to Beautify a Porch With Plants
Abundantly welcoming, plants rooted in pots, hanging in baskets or climbing up a trellis add life to porches
"rooted in pots, hanging in baskets or climbing up a trellis add life to porches... small pots to large urns, hanging plants to terrariums, foliage and flowers are porch... predrilled terra-cotta planter. Add height with topiaries. These tall topiaries adds some... hanging pot. Similarly, climbers can be trained to grow up porch columns. Some from... urns give potted plants added height and an elegant presence. These arrangements of ferns..."
5 Important Winter Tasks to Keep Container Gardens in Shape
Prevent cracked pots, blight spread and withered plants come spring by focusing on this essential maintenance now
"cracked pots, blight spread and withered plants come spring by focusing on this essential... with terra-cotta and ceramic pots. Your safest bet is to clean them up and bring... filled pots outside that have the potential to break in freezing temperatures. When... elements, pots will expand when frozen and then shrink back with a thaw. This can cause... grown in pots are inexpensive and easily replaced each year. However, if you have a..."
Lay of the Landscape: Modern Garden Style
Bold, graphic design elements create a sense of calmness in the garden to match the serenity of contemporary homes
Container Garden Inspiration
"cheap terra cotta pot and empty your pockets of spare change into it every day to... other people are doing it below:... oversized pots full of shrubs, herbs, and trees make you feel like they were pulled from... supports. Potted plants can be integrated into a garden planted into the ground. This... accented by potted and hanging plants and the results are smashing. These urns become..."