Outdoor Container Gardening: Basics and Beyond


Learn how to grow edible and ornamental plants in containers on your porch, deck, balcony, or patio. This workshop will explore soil, containers, maintenance, and selection of suitable plants.

This free online class was offered by Extension Master Gardeners.

Speaker: Anne Reed, Extension Master Gardener
Zoom session, recorded May 1, 2020


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Photo © 2020 Anne Reed

Container planted in video, four weeks after planting:

  • Thriller: Duranta repens (Gold edge)
  • Filler: Thymus vulgaris (English thyme)
  • Spiller: Dahlia pinnata ‘Bahama Mama’ (Dahlia)

Container Gardening with Native Plants