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. Next, invest in a quality potting mix that holds moisture yet provides adequate drainage.
I suppose these are the 5 starting points to get you going. With this in mind we will on Saturday May 5 I am looking forward to putting to gather a selection of plants, which will bring you joy for the coming summer.