A long time ago, gardening was an exclusive realm of the property owner. Nowadays even the flat dweller can start his dream garden without having much trouble. One’s dream can be achieved by container gardening, which means the gardening in a special container. This type of gardening gives you the satisfaction of landscaping without constant mowing. In the container, you can plant some perennials, annuals, and even shrubs and small trees.
Don’t think container gardening can be achieved very easily? Then its best that you stop reading this article as you will have to do a little work. Container gardening requires proper planning just like that of conventional gardening. Planning consists of finding out information on the different plants, duration of sunlight you are getting in your apartment, and also choosing your beloved plant variety.
It is usually advisable to purchase the plants from your nearest nursery unless you have the right conditions to go for indoor seedlings. You can’t keep the tender plants of container gardening outside below a temperature of about 45° F or in harsh winds.
There is a misleading notion that all plants grow in the ground and won’t grow in a container. This is not true. Moreover, most container with holes for drainage can be used for your container gardening.
Container gardening requires a small amount money during first stages. But its low maintenance with good satisfaction afterwards. You will need a bit of fertilizer and a lot of water according to the specific needs of the plants.
There are numerous pot growing vegetables varieties for container gardening. Providing sunlight and water will easily help you get tasty veggies for your ratatouille or salad. You can even get more satisfaction by serving these varieties nurtured by your own hands to your beloved pals.