Summer Fun with Container Creations

Summer Fun with Container Creations Author Donna Sagen
ISBN-10 152336582X
Year 2016-01-19
Pages 44
Language en
Publisher Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

A simple, yet complete guide to container gardening. The author, Donna Sagen, owns a successful container gardening business that plants and maintains over 600 planters every year. She started her business in 2005 and has 12 years of experience to share. The booklet covers everything from planter selection and placement ideas, to determining sun exposure so you get the right plants, to planter layouts planting tips, to basic care for the plants. Donna includes color illustrations throughout the booklet to give a visual explanation of her ideas. Her website ( and blog go hand in hand with this booklet. The website includes over 200 beautiful pictures of plant combinations you can copy and and the blog gives ongoing support for your planters.

Contain Yourself

Contain Yourself Author Kerstin P. Ouellet
ISBN-10 CORNELL:31924090233887
Year 2003
Pages 299
Language en
Publisher Ball Publishing

Covering an array of the most beautiful ornamental grasses, perennials, and annuals ever put in window boxes, baskets, pots, and urns, this full-colour guide provides basic container gardening designs as well as detailed information and suggestions for plant possibilities. Eighty plants are profiled with photographs and information on height, light requirements, frost hardiness zone, flowering time, habits, and characteristics. Diagrams and detailed instructions for re-creating 90 designs are complemented by information on container characteristics, care clues, and plant personalities. Attention is given to plants recently introduced to the market.

Potted Gardens

Potted Gardens Author Rebecca Cole
ISBN-10 WISC:89063835185
Year 1997
Pages 191
Language en
Publisher Clarkson Potter Publishers

Shows how to create indoor and outdoor gardens that adapt to both city and country surroundings, using unconventional planters--such as oil tins and used furniture--and the hardiest plants to create a unique garden environment. 25,000 first printing. Tour.


Potted Author Annette Goliti Gutierrez
ISBN-10 9781604698084
Year 2017-06-13
Pages 228
Language en
Publisher Timber Press

Hand-made style for outdoor living Outdoor style often comes at a high price, but it doesn’t have to. This lushly designed guide empowers you to create your own show-stopping containers made from everyday materials such as concrete, plastic, metal, terracotta, rope, driftwood, and fabric. The 23 step-by-step projects are affordable, made from accessible materials, and most importantly, gorgeous. They include new spins on old favorites, like the cinderblock garden made popular by design blogs or hanging planters made from enamelware bowls, along with never-before-seen ideas like a chimney flue planter and wall planters made from paint cans. Packed with color photographs and simple instruction, Potted is for anyone who wants to turn an outdoor space into a stylish oasis.

Concrete Garden Projects

Concrete Garden Projects Author Malin Nilsson
ISBN-10 9781604692822
Year 2011
Pages 131
Language en
Publisher Timber Press

Demonstrates how concrete can be used to make garden accessories through color photographs, ideas for personalizing different items, and instructions for projects such as pots, stools, birdbaths, and angels.