What is a Container Garden?
Why Create a Container Garden?
How to Create a Container Garden
there. (Planters must contain holes in their base or an overflow
mechanism so the plants do not drown during rain storms.)
plants will thrive in potting soil or topsoil, whereas vegetable plants
and herbs require a mix of potting soil and compost/organic matter.
catch stormwater runoff from the roof and reduce watering needs.
For More Information
Gardening Guides: Guide to Container Gardening
Pennsylvania Horticultural Society: Growing Herbs in Containers
New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station: Container Gardening with Vegetables
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