Glenna Partridge Garden Design
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A Modern Tropical Patio Garden tropical-landscape

A Modern Tropical Patio Garden

A grouping of large pots with tropical plantings. The garden is in the False creek area of Vancouver.

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Hi Marilyn, Thank you for the compliment! Yes the palm is planted in the container. The container measures around 36" across. It has been in this container now for around 5 years and we fertilize about once every 10 days during the summer months. The container is made of a light weight fibreglass composite with a copper finish. One thing you have to watch out for when you plant in a light weight container is that as the palm grows it gets a bit top heavy and can topple over in the wind. We had to dig it out and weigh down the container with bricks. I hope this helps! Glenna
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