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Container Gardening Tip:

Good Drainage

No matter what kind of container you end up using, plastic, terra cotta, ceramic, or metal, make sure it has holes in the bottom of the pot.

Putting rocks or gravel in the bottom will not help because with no holes, the water will simply pool and the plants will rot.





 

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Here are some ideas to liven up your pots and containers! Remember, you can always mix and match, or choose different plant colors from what are shown here. Do what will suit your home and garden best.



Container Gardening Ideas with Growing Instructions

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Container 18

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Container 17

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Container 16

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Container 15

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Container 14

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Container 13

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Container 12

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Container 11

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Container 10

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Container 9

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Container 8

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Container 7

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Container 6

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Container 5

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Container 4

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Container 3

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Container 2

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Container 1

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More container ideas added regularly, check back often!

 




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Once in a while, it is nice to just step back, admire all your hard work, and the simple beauty of nature.

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