There’s more to see...
Come take a look at what else is here!



  • 39 Pins

Coleus mix..easiest plant to save seeds & grow..thrifty! and will come up on their own in my pots. love it!

Purple fountain grass, coleus, sweet potato vine

Sheila's containers in Colorado - Fine Gardening

sweet potato vine, yellow impatiens, red jew and burgundy coleus

Summer – Botanical Blitz – Minneapolis Gardening Professionals

I love this dazzling display of coleus, fountain grass, sweet potato vine, and variegated trailing viola.

Caladiums The colorful foliage of caladiums has tons of drama. Pots containing three different caladiums add color and variety to this entry in summer. From left to right: ‘June Bride,’ ‘Pink Gem,’ and ‘Aaron’

simple container idea

ivy, fern, begonia, creeping fig, caladium,etc... for shade planter

Sweet Potato, Impatiens, Calideum, Begonia, Dark Purple Sweet Potato....

Fill a round balloon with water and set outside until almost frozen through. Run hot water over frozen globe until balloon pops off. Pour out unfrozen water from inside and insert a tealite. Makes a great walkway accent.

Just A Little Something For The Deck That We Threw Together in under an hour..

Build this easy DIY Firepit with simple tips and instructions provided!

diy concrete garden globes

Planters made of tomato stands. One method to create elevated heights for potted plants in garden beds.



How to plant a garden pot - complete w/ diagrams!

Vivid green sweet potato vine mixed with light purple lantana and tall dark purple ornamental grass

This summer, add tiki torch lights or small solar Malibu lights in planters for that extra outdoor ambiance.

Build a #Mosquito Control container so you can sit and unwind in the evenings without dousing in DEET.

shade loving - Great porch idea

sweet potato vine and Wave Purple Petunias

crystal mushrooms made from bowls and vases

geraniums planted with cascading petunias and more -- links to some good tips for creating and caring for your containers

An inexpensive DIY fire pit.

small fountain from terra cotta pots