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Container Gardening Trends

March 11, 2010
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  • Edible Designs
  • “Temp Perennials”
  • Integrating Houseplants
  • Indoor Gardening
  • Fairy Gardens
  • Succulents
  • Shrubs as Centerpieces
  • Low Demand Selections
  • Moss Gardening
  • Growing Sprouts
  • Using Recycled Materials
  • Bio Degradable Containers

Partial Sun: Textural and Colorburst Combination

Dead Nettle (Lamium sp.) mixed with Copperleaf (Aclypha) provide an amazing contrast in texture while the Sonic New Guinea Impatien (Impatien ‘Sonic Orange’) provides a dramatic year round flower power. During the course of the season the dead nettle will trail over the edge of the homeade planter. The container itself is a painted apple bushel that was lined with a semi-permeable membrane and painted by one of TBG’s youngest volunteers. The container may last for one to two years before breaking down.

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