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5 Creative Container Ideas That Won’t Break the Bank

 This being tax season in the midst of a recession, I know that finding extra money for containers can be a bit like trying to squeeze blood out of a rock. I feel ya, believe me. But there are some pretty fun containers just waiting for your plants, an...

Succulent Container Idea | DIY Succulent Container Garden Combination

Next to edible plants, succulents are probably one of the hottest topics in the gardening world. They’re sculptural, and modern looking, and are much easier to care for than vegetables. The other day, I went into a garden center during my lunch break looki...

Container Plant Color Combination

 My mom is contemplating redecorating her office, and I have to say that I really like the c...

A Simple, Yet High-Impact Container Combination Idea

 I really shouldn’t post this today, I should wait until all the flowers are blooming to p...

Container Garden Pest Problems: Aphids

In the past, I’ve shared my preferred method of dealing with aphids, ladybugs. They are still my...

Container Garden Pests | Ladybugs in Container Garden

I don’t have any science to back this up, but I think container-grown plants are more susceptible ...

Taking Better Photos of Your Garden – Rule of Thirds

A lot of gardeners enjoy taking photos of their garden to chart their garden’s progress, to remind...

Gardening at Work | Office Gardening

If you want to put a substantial dent in your grocery bill, you are most likely going to have to gro...

Trellis Ideas for Nasturtiums and Other Petite Climbing Vines

 If your nasturtiums are anything like mine, they’re definitely in need of some sort of tr...

Here’s How to Befriend the Birds, Bees, and Butterflies on Your Balcony

This month’s container gardening blog carnival is about a topic that is near and dear to my heart:...