The container that displays plants should be as much of an art piece as the flowers or foliage within it. These creative makeovers turn thrifty terra-cotta pots into upscale vessels worthy of a prominent place in your home or garden.
A long planter chock-full of flowers and foliage substitutes for a window box on a porch railing. ‘Goldilocks’ creeping Jenny, ‘Burlesque’ pigeon berry, Madagascar dragon tree, calibrochoa and coleus create a lush mix of upright and trailing plants.
How to Create Sensational Pots and Planters - Container Gardening
Go For Gold - Spectacular Container Gardening Ideas - Southern Living - These bright blooms of 'Ogon' golden sweet flag, 'Matrix Yellow Blotch' pansies, and 'Penny Clear Yellow' violas will make your pots and flowerbeds glow.
Boxwoods - Spectacular Container Gardening Ideas - Southern Living - Potted boxwoods offer formal elegance with little maintenance. This large American variety creates a living wall in a line of concrete planters.