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Step by Step Instructions to Plant a Sunny Container Garden

Step by Step Instructions to Plant a Sunny Container Garden
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1. Put soil into the bottom of a container and dig a hole.

Photo/Art by Nat Rea
1. Put soil into the bottom of a container and dig a hole.

Insert the hair sedge.

Photo/Art by Nat Rea
2. Insert the hair sedge.

Insert the begonia and tease the hair sedge through; then insert the lantana and weave it in.

Photo/Art by Nat Rea
3. Insert the begonia and tease the hair sedge through; then insert the lantana and weave it in.

Lighten up the color with the variegated foliage of the zonal geranium.

Photo/Art by Nat Rea
4. Lighten up the color with the variegated foliage of the zonal geranium.

Use the daisies as a groundcover to hide the edge of the container.

Photo/Art by Nat Rea
5. Use the daisies as a groundcover to hide the edge of the container.

Add creeping Jenny as another spiller to balance the daisies.

Photo/Art by Nat Rea
6. Add creeping Jenny as another spiller to balance the daisies.

Water the container.

Photo/Art by Nat Rea
7. Water the container.

Monitoring won't be an issue because you won't be able to keep your eyes off this container. But remember to water it regularly and keep it tidy.

Photo/Art by Nat Rea
8. Monitoring won’t be an issue because you won’t be able to keep your eyes off this container. But remember to water it regularly and keep it tidy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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