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Container Gardening Inspiration

Container Gardening Inspiration

The possibilities are endless! The method to create an amazing container garden are three simple things: Thriller, Filler, and Spiller.

Things you need:

  • Good quality potting soil
  • Large enough container with a drainage hole
  • add Osmocote Fertilizer

Thriller Plant Ideas

  • Agastache
  • Angeloniathriller
  • Buddleia
  • Calamagrostis
  • Canna
  • Carex
  • Cleome
  • Coleus
  • Cyperus
  • Dracaena Cordyline Marginata
  • Dracaena/Spikes
  • Elderberry
  • Hibiscus
  • New Guinea Impatiens
  • Ninebark
  • Ornamental Grass
  • Osteospermum
  • Panicum
  • Pelargonium (Geranium)
  • Pennisetum
  • Persian Shield
  • Shrub Rose
  • Soft Rush Juncus
  • Tall Salvia
  • Upright Sedum

Filler Plant Ideas

  •  Ageranthemum
  • Big Begonias
  • Calibrachoa
  • Carex
  • Coral Bells
  • Dahlia
  • Diamond Frost
  • Gerbera Daisies
  • Lavendar
  • Nemesia
  • Nemesia
  • Nepeta
  • Pelargonium/ Geranium
  • Plectranthus
  • Sage
  • Straw Flower
  • Supertunias
  • Tuberous Begonias
  • Vinca Titan
  • Zinnia

Spiller Plant Ideas

  • Ajuga
  • Alyssum
  • Bacopa
  • Calibrachoa
  • Diamond Frost
  • Fushia
  • Ivy
  • Ivy Geranium
  • Lamium
  • Licorice Plant
  • Lobelia
  • Lysimachia
  • Oregano
  • Polka Dot Plant
  • Scaevola (Fan Flower)
  • Sedum
  • Spider Plant
  • Supertunia
  • Sweet Potato Vine
  • Torenia
  • Verbena
  • Vinca Vine
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