Containers are great for beginning gardeners, people who have limited space or anyone who wants to dress up their porch or patio. They can be planted with a single plant or a combination of plants depending on the look you are trying to achieve. Popular plants for containers include flowers, herbs, veggies, grasses and succulents. Many gardeners switch out the plants they grow seasonally to ensure nonstop color throughout the year.
You may not have the space or patience to become a master gardener, but anyone can master container gardening. It’s a cinch-all you need is a container (a planter in true gardener speak), potting soil, some plants and you’re ready to go.
Thinking of container gardening like this, it’s easy to see why container gardening ideas can be endless-so endless that you may need a few container garden ideas to point you and your pots in the right direction. From fall container gardening to hanging container gardening and even indoor container gardening-we’ve got tons of container garden ideas for you. With our ideas, you’ll be inspired to dirty your hands and spruce up your porch or patio with some pretty container gardens in no time.