Creating A Container Garden
If you are a garden lover, but have no space for your gardening appetite, don’t worry gardening is not necessarily out of your reach, you can create a container garden. A container garden is that they generally require minimal effort and maintenance and yet still yield beautiful results. A container garden is also a beautiful addition to any garden decor. With a few simple steps you too can experience the joy of growing the garden of your dreams. First step is choosing the plants. Just as there are a countless number of plants to choose from, there are just as many containers to grow your plants in. Whether you choose an elaborately decorated window box or opt for more simple terra cotta pots, your choices really are endless. It just depends on your own personal sense of style. The next step is when putting your container garden together, fill it to within ½ inch of the top with a commercial potting mix. Do not use garden soil from your yard because it will not drain fast enough and will also pull away from the sides of the container when dried out.
Potting soil is specifically designed for container garden and often contains organic matter which helps retain moisture and also nourishes your plants. After removing your plants from their pots, gently loosen the roots and place them into your soil. Be sure to arrange them in a design that is pleasing to your eye. After all, having a container garden can be a good idea. Because container garden is so convenient and can be much easier to manage than a traditional garden.