1547 water pot Stories
Container Garden Basics: How and When to Water Potted Plants
Confused about soil moisture, the best time to water and what watering device to use? This guide can help
"time to water and what watering device to use? This guide can help... need to water?” is usually the first question I get from clients after finishing their... should water as often as the plant requires. But determining when, how much and how... garden's watering needs. Planting ideas for your container garden... don't water. Will work for outside pots also but the pots are usually so big it... I've been watering in the evening but after reading this, I'll start watering early mornings..."
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... heavy pots, I create a firm gravel base instead. I then set the container on the... lift your pot off the ground. You put three or four under your pot like a tripod. Amit..."
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 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... Lots of water and lots of food seem to be the key for almost constant, heavy flowering... roses in pots this past weekend - this info is PERFECT TIMING! Thank you! I love the..."
One Pot, One Big Shot of the Tropics
Give your rooms exotic flair in a single stroke. Tall Kentia palm fits the tropical bill beautifully
"about potting it in a ceramic pot. Do I place the pot in a ceramic pot to allow... of the pot, between waterings. Here's a video that will tell you a little more about... large pot, bigger than what the plant requires, you can place a second pot with drainage... within the pot without drainage, but the inner pot must sit on a bed of rocks or be elevated... as the water at the bottom of the pot evaporates. all the best! Yes, most plant people..."
Winter Gardening: Ideas for a Dream Potting Room
"k out potting rooms that get indoor gardening right — and learn tips for creating... soil. Potting rooms are great for staying occupied until spring. There’s no rule... that says potting has to happen in a shed — you can bring your hobby right into the house... adding a potting room on to your home or simply want to co-opt a corner of the mudroom... for me - potting and planting outdoors means the overspill potting soil goes right into..."
Room of the Day: Potting and Puttering in Toasty Warmth
Minnesota winters are no match for this heated potting room, mudroom and changing room, which even has a dog shower
"heated potting room, mudroom and changing room, which even has a dog shower... favorite potted plants. “We wanted to make the new addition look like it had always... Felt. The potting room mimics a porch, but heated floors keep the homeowner toasty during... operation? Potting soil, pots...extra tools? Marvelous! Love the old school vibe! so so... under the potting bench is so pretty. I live up north too, and a place like this is..."
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.... on the water, snow-capped mountains are visible in the distance. This facade has one... Small pots add dots of green to this building's facade. Our one day trip took us... plastic pot could look so good? Another wonderful embellishment seen throughout Collioure..."
The Secret Formula for Grouping Plants in a Pot
Designing a gorgeous container garden is easy once you know this simple rule of thumb for composition
"in a pot. I’d make my plant selections using an “uppy,” a “downy” and a “bulky... in the pot, softening its hard edges and drawing the eye downward; and the filler... planting in a pot. I know she is on loving and does not like much water. Perhaps some... these in a pot, they would die. I am so jealous of you clever people. Beautiful combinations... over the pot! So true. I learned the hard way. If it didn't love sun it was dead in..."
Get the Dirt on Potting Benches
Possibly a gardener's best friend, potting benches have some surprising uses both outdoors and inside the home
"friend, potting benches have some surprising uses both outdoors and inside the home... a good potting bench. Today we'll take a look at some great benches and where to place... have a potting shed, go for the next best thing, and get yourself a potting bench... version of a potting bench along with all the other excellent choices. No matter where... bar. A potting bench needn't be outdoors. Dear Daisy Cottage has made her potting..."
Guest Picks: Playful Planters and Pots
"pretty pots that move from indoors to outside with ease... planters and pots into your decor. With all the colorful and quirky options available, there's... colorful pot take center stage. The bright blues of this teeny self-watering pot would... outside the pot! Wouldn't these terracotta pots be great for holding forks, spoons and... liner or pot with this funky flower pot cover — ingenious! The saturated colors of this..."
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... humidity and watering will be inadequate. And... I always wonder about succulents in totally... try to water the plant at all. They are designed to hang on a grid in a greenhouse..."
Conjure a Jungle in a Pot
Sprawling, climbing and with primitive-looking leaves, philodendrons bring untamed beauty to even the most civilized homes
"enjoy a potted philodendron just about anywhere in your house. Caution: Philodendron... be and water about once a week or less This is my baby philodendron, bought 20 years... light.Water: Moderate. Water once every seven to 10 days; keep the soil moist from... moss–based potting mix or premium potting soil with one-fourth added perlite for good... outgrown its pot. Choose a new pot that is 1 inch larger in diameter than the current pot..."
The Right Touch: 13 Soft, Fuzzy Plants for Gardens and Pots
Brush a hand on velvety foliage or fluffy plumes for a sensory garden experience beyond sight and smell
"Full sunWater: Regular to amplePlace cut branches in water and set them in a sunny... handles low-water conditions well and can easily self-sow to the point of being invasive... Full sunWater: Little to moderateV. thapsus, shown here, has made a name for itself... little water. This species is considered to have medicinal uses. Angel's Hair Art... partial shadeWater: Little to moderateThough it is generally not too large, it can be invasive..."
Hang 'Em or Hide 'Em: 10 Stylish Ways to Store Pots and Pans
"tools. Pots and pans pose a particular challenge, due to their size and bulk. You... those pots and pans on the pot rack? They seem awfully high up! Pot and pan drawer... titanium pots and pans in their kitchens? Love the picket fence pot holder! Perfect... essential pots being so accessible. Our in progress kitchen I like my pots and pans... designed for pots & pans, dividers at the back for lids with space up front for pots & pans:..."
11 Perfect Plants for a Moonlit Garden — in Pots
Create an alluring after-dark aura on a patio or deck with container plants that glow white under the stars
"all the potted plants. The best thing about the potted plants are that you can keep... flower pot. I know that one of them is a petunia. Please give the names of the other... to shadeWater requirement: Medium moistureSize: 1 foot to 2 feet tall and wide Gardenia... Partial shadeWater requirement: Medium moistureSize: 5 to 6 feet tall and wide BrunneraThe... Partial shadeWater requirement: Medium moistureSize: 9 to 18 inches tall and 6 to 18 inches..."