If you’re tight on space, a container garden is a smart, space-efficient way to incorporate more fresh fruits and veggies into your everyday meals, and a crafty way to add visual interest to your home decor.
5 Ways to Create Inspired Container Gardens
1. Discover if container gardening is right for you
Whether you feel your schedule or your space won’t allow you to have a garden, ask yourself these questions to learn if a container garden for your deck or patio is the answer.
2. Start small with your garden
Container gardening is perfect for new gardeners to try on their green thumb and a great way to grow fruit and veggie favorites year round.
3. Get your garden growing
Make the most of cool weather by starting seeds indoors and watch your garden flourish when the temps begin to rise.
4. Upcycle your unused kitchen tools
Bring fresh herbs, fruits and veggies to the table with an urban garden inspired by your kitchen, including utensil plant stakes.
5. Reimagine your garden planters
Add variety and interest to your container garden by using clever, unexpected planters like pails, baskets and yard sale finds.