Crate Expectations....These wood crates are lined with landscape fabric to keep potting soil from sifting through the slats. Try planting basil in the same container with a tomato for a fantastic Mediterranean cuisine combo. Great patio or deck idea.
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Container Gardens: Create a cottage-garden feel by using soft shades of pink and purple and plants that have loose, open shapes. Here, petunias, licorice plant, and verbena do the job perfectly. This planting grows best in full sun. A. Sweet potato vine (Ipomoea batatas 'Blackie')--1 B. Licorice plant (Helichrysum petiolare)--1 C. Petunia 'Carpet Lilac'--2 D. Verbena 'Aztec Pink Magic'--1 E. Wishbone flower (Torenia 'Summer Wave Blue')