Planting Summer Containers

60.00

 

5 May 2019

10am – 4pm

Annmarie Bowring

Containers are the perfect home for colourful annuals and half-hardy perennials — both of which are sometimes called ‘patio plants’ or bedding. Most shrubs, climbers, herbaceous perennials, grasses and even trees can be grown in containers. Fruit and vegetables can be successful too, as can some roses. Using the best compost, how to feed and water to prolong summer delight.

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Planting Summer Containers

25 May 2019

10am – 4pm

Annmarie Bowring

If you have a particular container you would like to fill please bring it with you. There will be a selection of plants and ordinary containers available also.

1. Proper plant selection. Select the right plants for the container and growing conditions.
2. Selecting the right container. Further, increase your success by selecting a container large enough to accommodate your plants.
3. Potting mix invest in a quality potting mix that holds moisture yet provides adequate drainage.
4. Watering.
5. Feeding.
I suppose these are the 5 starting points to get you going. With this in mind, we will be putting to gather a selection of plants, which will bring you joy for the coming summer.