Container garden plans. When selecting planters for a container garden youll want to pick something that suits your taste allows for proper drainage and is an appropriate size and weight for where you plan to place it. Each selection which is designed for a 12 gallon container uses readily available varieties that will flourish in most parts of the country as annuals. So here are 10 garden plans all designed by violet johnson owner of coyote garden center in morgan hill california.
Before starting your container garden it is important to think about the types of plants you want in it. While garden containers can be displayed in the yard they are best suited for outdoor decks to add a splash of outdoor decor. Terra cotta pots for container garden plant your container.
Browse these creative container garden designs for ideas on what grows well together and how to group the pots then check out the links below for all the information you need to turn those plans into a thriving garden that will produce all season long. Find plans for diy planter boxes ideas for creative container gardens and tips for attractive plant arrangements. Informal style access to a water source general care and maintenance and plans for winter care.
You should also consider color combinations formal vs. Trailers and fillers chives rosemary and thyme tumble over the edges of the bottom pot about 24 inches wide. Replicate the plans in your yard or use them as inspiration to create your best container garden yet.
Dwarf purple and sweet basils grow in the top pot about 16 inches wide with thyme filling in around the edges. Free garden plan our free planting guide for this garden includes a larger version of the illustration a detailed layout diagram a list of plants for the garden as shown and complete instructions for installing the garden. This two tiered container garden holds a selection of basic herbs.
This container garden with its formal structure and arrangement takes both its inspiration and its design from the parterre garden design conceptbut the container gardening part of the process is still incredibly simple. Our container garden plans are beautiful reliable potted arrangements perfect for any outdoor space.