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2 edition of Creating a container garden. found in the catalog.

Creating a container garden.

Creating a container garden.

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Published by Parragon in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesYour garden
The Physical Object
Pagination96p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20418752M
ISBN 10075257440X

I borrowed this book from the local public library after learning about it from an online website. Now, while I can't disagree that the author did a great job of giving tips and ideas of how to put together a really beautiful and organic-looking container garden, I must say this probably wouldn't be a really good book for beginners who want to learn the basics about container gardening in general/5. If you don’t want your vegetable garden to look boring, play with the height. Don’t use planters of similar size and height. Instead, group large and small containers together, this will create a visual appeal. Also Read: Container Garden Design Tips. Group plants according to their height to create a garden like surrounding effect.

  So it’s a container garden in which I have created the sort of secret garden with a mirror attached to one wall so as to give depth to the garden. I have graded the plants so the tall ones go at the back when you look from different angels and the ground cover like plants bellow.   The book offers some recipes and very basic container gardening tips, but the real draw here is the images. Despite its sparsity of practical information, I think the book is worth perusing to see just how beautiful an edible container garden can be.

Make over your space with our extensive collection of home and garden books. Find thousands of gardening books and books on decorating, home organization, and home remodeling & . All kinds of dishes and pots can turn into plant containers. This charming tea set garden offers a touch of spring with primroses, but you can switch them out with seasonal plants as summer warms Priestly at The Hip Horticulturist says the hardest part is drilling the drainage holes (hint—use a masonry bit and put tape over the spot to avoid bit slippage), and any mistakes you make Author: Kerry Michaels.


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Product details Paperback: pages Publisher: Taunton Press; 1st Edition edition (February 3, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds Customer Reviews: /5(73). A beautifully illustrated introduction to the art of container gardening explains how to design, co-ordinate, plant, and care for a container garden, with special tips on color and texture, informational sidebars, cultivation tips, sources for gardening supplies, and a /5(11).

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Step 3 in creating a vintage book planter is to cut a box into the book, using a craft knife. Using an X-Acto knife, carefully cut into the box you just drew on the page of the book. You will only be able to cut about 30 pages at a time, so you will repeat this step until.

As a life-long gardener and frequent apartment resident/city-dweller, these are my top five container and small space gardening books.

Each one has specific strengths, so make sure to choose your go-to gardening book with your particular needs in mind. These books are listed in no particular order - each one is fantastic and worth owning. Craft Ideas Garden Crafts Upcycling Container Gardening Garden Types Outdoor Rooms Plants Succulents Succulent Book Planters Add new life to an old book (literally!) by planting a succulent between its : Danny Bonvissuto.

Gardens To Go: Creating And Designing A Container Garden holds gorgeous photos by Steve Silk as it reviews a range of container garden ideas, from choosing decorative planting containers which are functional to using rooftops, patios, and more as spaces to hold them. A gorgeous set of guidelines for producing show-stopping displays/5(4).

Create a container for gardening that will attract attention by using bold colors and tropical plants. Here, a tree-form hibiscus adds even more appeal. This planting grows best in full sun. Hibiscus rosa-sinensis — 1. Japanese bloodgrass (Imperata cylindrica ‘Rubra’) — 3.

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Creating a container garden. [Deena Beverley; Barty Phillips] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Deena Beverley; Barty Phillips. Find more information about: ISBN: X However, vegetable container gardening can be a frustrating endeavor if your plants don't thrive and produce.

The following tips apply to most vegetables and can help you and your plants get off to a good start. 10 Container Garden Tips for Beginners.

Providing the Right Light and : Kerry Michaels. This deck-top container garden is a study in variation in similarity, proving just how beautiful the simple repetition of a shape or color can be in creating a relaxing outdoor space.

Here, three ceramic containers in a subtle shade of turquoise hold a variety of beautiful plants. Round up old outgrown rain boots, toy trucks, or laundry baskets and make fun planters out of them together.

Whether your outdoor space is large or small, there are creative projects to fit your needs. If you have a smaller yard, try one of the hanging containers to save space. Read on for instructions for making all creative garden container.A common mistake of container gardening starts with the soil.

Some people think that they can dump ordinary soil from the outdoor garden into a container to grow plants. In reality, it's best to use a specialized potting mix in your containers, not garden soil you dig up from : Kerry Michaels.1.

Container garden planting design secrets. There is a magic formula in almost all these beautiful container gardens and flower pot designs: Thriller + Filler + Spiller. The ” thriller” is usually a big focal point plant in the center.

The “fillers” are secondary plants that make the planting look full and vibrant.