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May 1, 2014

container gardens

The weather has been perfect for puttering in the garden.  For me that means heading out to a couple of my favorite local nurseries for some inspiration.


I always come home with as many plants as my budget will allow.  This time it's pretty annuals and a little time spent at my potting bench putting together some sunny container gardens.


Isn't it amazing how much beauty can come from a couple of hours with a few plants and a bag of potting soil.


The best part is that these will continue to make me smile for months to come.

I put together a little tutorial on how to plant a container garden on my teaching blog Lessons from Lemon Lane if you want to give it a try.

xo, Patty

4 comments:

  1. So pretty! I can't wait for our temps to get where we can plant. Still have chilly nights. Lucky you!

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  2. Your plants are beautiful Patty. Ours are already well on their way growing happily. It has been warm and toasty here...it won't feel like spring much longer.

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  3. Hi Patty - Don't you just love coming home with an armful of gorgeous colored flowers? They are beautiful.

    Judy

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  4. I LIVE for the Spring days that are warm enough to plant my flowers! They aren't here yet but they're coming:>) We plan a trip to the farmers market this Saturday:>) Love your pretty flowers!

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