Tag Archives: Container gardening
Successful landscaping and gardening on balconies and rooftops with planters has many challenges that residents of terrestrial dwellings don’t share. My goal with this forum is to make the reader/contributor aware of these somewhat complex issues, offer simple straightforward solutions, share resources, and garner constructive input from other interested parties.
Water in, water out. Simple, right? This article is dedicated to those who think it is best to understand the costs and benefits of advanced drainage system alternatives before installing plants in containers, but it is also appropriate for any container gardeners. For … Continue reading
Using the appropriate planting mix is essential when growing perennials or trees and bushes in large containers where repotting these heavy items with complex root systems is going to be problematic. Getting it right the first time is well worth the effort. Continue reading
DeepStream’s advice for garden planter liners & planting containers 1st Consideration: Liner shape and drain placement Tapered shape makes for easy repotting and saves money shipping. Rugged commercial grade 3/16″ walls from UV-stable, 100% pre-consumer recycled low-density polyethylene will last … Continue reading