Join Smithsonian Gardens’ Horticulturists Melanie Pyle and Jill Gonzalez for an online demonstration on how to make creative, beautiful, long-lasting flowering containers. Learn how to use color, texture, and height to create a season-long container for your porch, patio, or balcony.
Remember, containers need to be watered daily and fertilized every other week.
- Red Cordyline
- Coleus: tall variety
- Red Fountain Grass (Pennisteum ‘Rubrum’)
- Salvia ‘Amistad’
- Banana or other like tropical
- Creeping Jenny
- Sweet Potato Vine
- Trailing Lantana
- Trailing Coleus
- New Guinea Impatien
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