In the Garden - Container Gardening

Bringing nature indoors
Along with the retro revival of all things mid-century, houseplants are making a big comeback in fashionable living spaces worldwide. This all bodes well for happy, healthy homes
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Cool colour in containers
When shorter days mean less time outside it makes sense to bring nature closer, making the most of potted plants in and around the home.
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Cool weather classics
If you want something that lasts longer than a bunch of cut flowers, you can't beat a beautiful flowering cyclamen for the cooler months of the year.
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The 3 P's for quick Winter colour
Flowering annuals are especially valuable over the cooler months of the year, bringing cheerful colour when there are few other flowers around.
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Edibles in containers
Strawberries don't just look pretty cascading over the edge of pots, tubs and planter boxes. They thrive - because perfect drainage is essential if you want to grow strawberries successfully
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Surviving Summer
Summer is tough on plants. Not only do they have the summer dries to cope with, it's peak time for pests and diseases.
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Tomatoes in Containers
Where space is limited or you simple don't have time for a full-blown vegie garden, you can still enjoy fresh, home-grown tomatoes - they're easily grown in containers ... a sunny patio spot, a few basic steps and
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Absolutely fabulous foliage plants
Pacific Coprosmas are extraordinary foliage plants with that rare mixture of presence, dependability and fabulous looks
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Berry delight
Beautiful new perennial 'Berry Delight' nemesias are another exciting new development for the spring cottage garden, hanging baskets and pots. Those magical early spring blooms are now bigger and more fragrant than ever.
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Love Me & Leave Me
Going on holiday can cause anxiety. Will plants survive without daily care? However 'Love me and Leave Me' Roses will be just fine.
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Mini marvels - Alstroemeria Inticanchas
2011's exciting new Inticanchas are the most compact and versatile alstroemerias ever, ideal for pots at just 30cm tall
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New Salvia wishes
A lovely new range of uniquely coloured salvias is proof that wishes can come true
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Petunias on show!
Worldwide, petunias are the most cherished flowers for window boxes, pots and hanging baskets. And never have we had so many gorgeous varieties to choose from.
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Sun worshippers
Impatiens; they're a top choice for cheerful garden borders or adding bright pops of colour among shrubs and perennials. But they've always needed shade. That is, until SunPatiens came along!
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Kids Go Container Gardening
Gardening is for everyone, even if you don't have a place for a garden in the ground! You can plant a garden wherever you want - even in a pair of old boots!
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Kids Go Gardening - hypertufa pots
Do you like making mud pies? With a bit of help from a grown up you can take it to another level and make your own fake rock "Hypertufa" pots.
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29-Jun-2017