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Growing Soft Fruit Plants in Containers

CONTAINERS There are very few garden plants that can’t be grown in containers although I have to say that soft fruit don’t make particularly successful subjects. This is largely because most types are fairly shallowly rooted and, therefore, prone to … Continue reading

17. May 2011 by Dave Pinkney
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Window Planters to Complement Your Home

Window Planters and Flower Planters At all times window planters and other containers should be chosen to marry up with the building on which they are displayed. Perhaps the best window planters, like the best cut flower containers, are unobtrusively … Continue reading

11. October 2010 by Dave Pinkney
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Container Water Gardening – How to Make a Container Water Garden

Container Water Gardening Ideas Container water gardening is amazing. The container water garden pools are fun to plant up and stock, and it can be easier to see and appreciate their inhabitants at this level. Safer, too, as it is unfortunately … Continue reading

10. October 2010 by Dave Pinkney
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Gardening Tips for Watering Hanging Flower Baskets

Importance of Watering Hanging Flower Baskets I have found that when making up a hanging flower basket of permanent plants, such as ivy, it is a good plan to leave the basket standing on the ground in a shady place … Continue reading

08. October 2010 by Dave Pinkney
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Container Gardening Ideas – Window Planters – Colour Schemes

Creating Colour Schemes for Window Planters, and Garden Pots and Planters When walking along a short residential street, a square or a close, or even when looking up at a block of flats, it would be nice to see some … Continue reading

06. October 2010 by Dave Pinkney
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Best Colour Schemes for Garden Pots and Planters

Garden Pots and Planters To be a constant joy and interest, not all containers need bold or startling colour schemes that can be seen from far away down the road. Some of my nicest and most memorable effects have been … Continue reading

05. October 2010 by Dave Pinkney
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Growing Peppers and Other Vegetables in Container Gardens

Try Growing Peppers The same plastic cultivation bags such as Grobags can also be used for growing peppers, aubergines, and courgettes. One business, a long time ago now admittedly, supplied schools in Southwark with miniature bags and this was so … Continue reading

04. October 2010 by Dave Pinkney
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How to Grow Hanging Flower Baskets and Window Flower Boxes

Container Gardening Ideas Window flower boxes, tubs, and similar gardening containers for planting should, if possible have a number of drainage holes in the bottom. Each hole is carefully covered with a piece of broken flower pot (crock) and then … Continue reading

02. October 2010 by Dave Pinkney
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Container Gardening Ideas – Unusual Hanging Flower Baskets

Hanging flower baskets need not necessarily be of wire. They can be of wickerwork and it is quite possible that the first ones were of plaited or woven rush or cane. Deepish baskets with carrying handles, woven from natural materials, … Continue reading

01. October 2010 by Dave Pinkney
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Container Gardening Ideas for Window Planters

Great Container Gardening Ideas Flower Planters, Window Planters, Large Planters – Anything Goes! It is good to have a number of interchangeable window planters so that jaded, faded plantings can be removed as they go over and be exchanged for … Continue reading

21. September 2010 by Dave Pinkney
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