Urban Spaces Decorating FAQs
Q: What’s the point of container gardens in small spaces?
A: Containers instantly bring life and color to small spaces. Container gardens also add interest – even to dull backdrop. Container gardens can also add height to your small space.
Q: How important is the container itself for container gardens?
A: It depends on your approach. You can use uninspiring plastic pots for container gardens. Or, you can opt for a more decorative look by using metal, coco-lined hanging baskets, floor planters, and basket stands to add interest and style to container gardens.
Q: What is the best way to group container gardens together?
A: Generally choose containers with a similar design and place the smaller ones in front.
Q: Can you suggest some suitable shrubs for container gardens?
A: Camellias, azaleas and yuccas all look great in container gardens.
Q: What is the correct way to plant containers?
A: Some choose to line the base of all container gardens with large stones or broken material for drainage. However, biodegradable coco liners work very nicely and are a great look for container gardens. Hall-fill the pot with suitable soil, plant and backfill around the plant.
Q: Can I grow bulbs in container gardens?
A: Absolutely. Spring bulbs like tulips and daffodils do particularly well.
Q: What types of vegetables are ideal for container
A: Tomatoes, peppers, eggplants, green
onions, lettuce, squash, and so on.
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