A Tip To Help Potting Soil Absorb WaterSometimes water just sits on top of potting soil and won't soak in, overflowing instead. Here's a quick fix to avoid the mess.
Protecting Your Pots Through The WinterCan plant pots stay out all winter?
Add Annuals To Your Garden For More FireworksThe best flower displays are like great fireworks shows - lots of color all at once and too much is never really enough. So when early bloomers die down, add some colorful annuals to continue the show.
Put Your Edible Garden In PotsI don't grow tons of food and none of it in the ground but rather, in big planters to put it at easy reach for me, yet further from the bunnies.
Big Pots Don't Have To Be HeavyIf you're not planting a tree or shrub in your pot, but just annuals like lots of us do, then you don't need soil that's two or three feet deep! Here's a trick.
Pretty And Practical Potted PlantsHerbs are a pretty and practical filler for pots. Low growers like oregano and thyme spill over the sides in a lovely way; while higher herbs like basil, mint and rosemary add some structure as taller companions to flowers.