Creative Container Gardening

Container planting is one of the most imaginative forms of gardening in which color combinations, texture and even the container itself can make an impressive statement. Container gardens can express your artistry or set a mood in the house, on your deck, patio, family room, and even in the garden.

Your container garden can be an extension of your personality and will offer many interesting possibilities. There are so many options available that all you need do is express yourself. You can start with the container itself. Containers allow for great garden artistry along with the utmost flexibility.

Even on a budget, with containers, we can indulge both plant desire and our yearning for elaboration, without hurting our budget or landscape. This definitely improves a gardener’s eye for combinations like composing container plantings. Color, proportion and shape are all important to the coordination of the container garden.

When planning an interior design scheme container plants, flowers and even fruit trees can add to the theme. Choose containers and plants / flowers which blend into or enhance the color scheme, style, and mood of the room. If you like a bold and dramatic fee – go for bright colorful containers and exotic flowers. If you’re looking for a more relaxing feel in a room, why not consider simple and stylish containers and green leafy plants such as ferns.

The creativity and possibilities for container gardening are endless, because so many plants grow well in pots. By using your imagination, you can find interesting and unique ways to grow and display just about any plant. By rearranging them in various ways, you can also create an ambiance appealing to the eye and a fragrant scent to make your neighbors envious.