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Winter Containers: The Good, But Possibly Iffy (Part 2)

Winter Containers: The Good, But Possibly Iffy (Part 2)

Now, these may not all be my personal taste, but they are all done well and you can tell that it is the homeowners' taste, for reals.

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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: An Encyclopedia of Outdoor Winter Decor (Part 1:  The Train Wrecks)

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: An Encyclopedia of Outdoor Winter Decor (Part 1: The Train Wrecks)

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There just isn't enough info out there on how-to (or how not to) do your winter pots, beds and garlands. Here is all you need to know, in 3 (maybe 4) parts...

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Thats A Lot Of Pot

That's A Lot Of Pot

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I lucked into a giant pot at zero cost. What should I put in it?

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READER PHOTOS! Michaeles container gardens in Tennessee

READER PHOTOS! Michaele's container gardens in Tennessee

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Today's photos are from Michaele Anderson, a.k.a. Meander1! Michaele says, "About a month ago I got a serious attack of  Sheila Schultz-itis (meaning that in the best possible way)...I felt an...

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READER PHOTOS! Shelleys container designs in British Columbia

READER PHOTOS! Shelley's container designs in British Columbia

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Today's photos, yet again, are from Cherry Ong in Richmond, British Columbia. And once again, they're not from her garden, but rather from container designer Shelley Brignall at Phoenix Perennials...

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A visit to Tims garden in Ohio

A visit to Tim's garden in Ohio

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So last week I was in Columbus, Ohio, for a conference, and since I just happened to be in town, guess who I visited?? Tim Vojt! That's right, our own Vogt, whose garden I've featured HERE, HERE...

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READER PHOTOS! Michelles containers in California

READER PHOTOS! Michelle's containers in California

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Today's photos are from Michelle Derviss in Novato, California. Michelle is one of my very favorite garden designers--I love her style, and she's a super-cool person, too! She sent these photos in to...

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READER PHOTOS! Sheilas container gardens in Colorado

READER PHOTOS! Sheila's container gardens in Colorado

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Today's photos are from Sheila Schultz in Denver, Colorado. Sheila's a bit of a celebrity here at FG (and she's a darned awesome person and a frequent commenter here). She's won the Fine Gardening...

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READER PHOTOS! Barbs garden in Wisconsin

READER PHOTOS! Barb's garden in Wisconsin

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Today's photos are from Barb Herreid in Wisconsin. She says, "I live in the center of the state on a lake - definitely a zone 4.  The soil here is sandy, so I do lots of amending every...

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Eves garden in Tennessee, Day 2: Containers

Eve's garden in Tennessee, Day 2: Containers

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When Eve sent in all of the photos of her garden a couple of days ago, I knew I wanted to feature her containers all on their own. They may not be over-the-top flashy, but they're awesome! I love how...

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Container Plantings for Wintry Settings

Container Plantings for Wintry Settings

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Scott Endres, co-owner of Tangletown Gardens, a Minneapolis garden center and landscape design firm, doesn't let the brutal Minnesota winter put an end to his inventive container plantings. When...

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Book Review and Giveaway: Succulent Container Gardens

Book Review and Giveaway: Succulent Container Gardens

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Read the review, log in, and post a comment. One lucky person will win a copy of Succulent Container Gardens by Debra Lee Baldwin.

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Container Craze Contest

Container Craze Contest

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Design a virtual container planting, and enter Fine Gardenng's Container Craze contest.

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An everyday object makes an unusual but handy garden tool

An everyday object makes an unusual but handy garden tool

While I combat the tech onslaught with a sharpened pencil, do you choose to embrace it? Tell me your tech-savvy soil solutions. I promise, I'll listen, even if it's from my rotary phone.

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Outdoor Sink Repurposed

Outdoor Sink Repurposed

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Further proof that you can plant in anything that holds soil.

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