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Designs in a Pot—Thrillers, Spillers, Fillers

Lecture no. 1 from the course: How to Grow Anything: Container Gardening Tips & Techniques

Designs in a Pot—Thrillers, Spillers, Fillers

Taught by Professor Melinda Myers | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses

There’s a lot to container gardening, but this session gives you the perfect starting point for creating your own wonderful gardens. Start with a detailed look at the varieties of containers out there (from improved plastics to concrete to self-watering) and how to find the right soil mix—or even make your own. Then, discover one of the keys to designing a powerful container garden—the “thriller, spiller, filler” method—and learn the right way to design with vibrant examples of different plant and flower combinations.

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February 8, 2017

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August 31, 2016
Great info. Thanks!

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