SPLASH SHIELD - A rock maintenance strip around the house catches splashes, keeps siding clean and minimizes pests. Put your foundation plantings in front of the strip. Also prevents termites from coming closer to house.
For gorgeous containers, use the Thriller/Spiller/Filler method. Choose a taller plant as your thriller, a filler to add around the base and a trailing plant to spill or cascade down the sides. More container garden tips @ themicrogardener.
Make for hanging pot under trees in back! The potato vine will be bright in shade! Dramatic focal point for a shady garden ~ Lovely urn container filled with sweet potato vine, yellow impatiens, red jew and burgundy coleus
"Pot-Scaping" ingredient planter - purple fountain grass, bacopa, and geraniums. Other beautiful pairings of flowers for making some beautiful containers for bold bright colors in your yard / garden. LOVE IT ALL