The Q&A Archives: Container Gardening

Question: Could you suggest any helpful container gardening books? We are having difficulty finding helpful information. Thank you!

Answer: Gardening in containers is a really great way to increase your garden space, create instant color in your landscape, and bring color and fragrance to your porch or patio.<br><br>Just choose containers that are deep and wide enough for your plants, and that will provide adequate drainage. Use potting mix rather than garden soil to fill them, and remember that plants in containers will need to be watered more frequently than plants growing out in the garden.<br><br>Here are a couple of really good books oncontainer gardening:<br><br>Step by Step Guide to Patio and Container Gardening<br>Published by Courage Books<br>ISBN# 0762401222<br><br>Container Gardening<br>by Nigel Colborn<br>Published by Crescent Books<br>ISBN# 051712114X<br><br>100 Plants for Potsand Containers<br>by Mary Moody<br>Published by Crescent Books<br>ISBN# 0517121255<br><br>Good luck with your project!

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