Container Garden Blog

Welcome to the Garden in Pots Blog! Check out our posts below on unique ideas, tips and resources for low-maintenance container gardening.

Sep 01, 2021

Container herb garden - how to grow your own fresh herbs in pots

A container herb garden satisfies all the senses with lovely aromas, textures and colors, and culinary enjoyment. Get tips on growing herbs in pots.

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Aug 24, 2021

Growing a Succulents Garden in a Pot: Types of Succulent Plants & More

A succulents garden in a pot is a beautiful, easy-care, no-mess addition to any home decor. Learn how to care for a succulent planter, types of plants, designing your garden, and more.

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Aug 19, 2021

How to Grow Air Plants

Learn how to grow air plants, one of the easiest low-maintenance houseplants to take care of. No need for soil or watering, just mist or soak occasionally.

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Aug 04, 2021

Growing Herbs in Pots: 11 Tips for a Successful Potted Herb Garden

Growing herbs in pots is not hard if you follow these key tips. With the right conditions and care, a potted herb garden will provide delicious herbs all year.

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Jul 28, 2021

Caring for Moon Cactus, also called Grafted Cactus or Hibotan

A Moon Cactus is very easy to take care of. They prefer bright indirect light and thrive with little water. Direct sun might bleach the neon color.

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Jul 19, 2021

Create a Miniature Zen Garden Container

Learn how to build your own miniature Zen garden. This is a great, relaxing houseplant container project.

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Jul 12, 2021

Zebra Plant Care - Haworthia / Haworthiopsis Fasciata Succulent

Learn how to care for Zebra Plant - Haworthia Fasciata. The Zebra succulent is easy to take care - just remember not to over-water it.

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Jul 09, 2021

Jade Plant Care / Crassula ovata succulent

Jade Plant is a common type of succulent, often used as a houseplant. Its scientific name is Crassula ovata. Keep reading to learn all about Jade Plant care.

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Jul 07, 2021

Echeveria Cubic Frost Succulent

Echeveria Cubic Frost is a succulent with fleshy, upturned leaves in shades of light green to pale purple. It likes a dry, sunny environment.

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Jul 05, 2021

What is a Container Garden?

What is a container garden? It is any collection of plants grown in any type of container: everything from growing veggies in pots to houseplants.

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Jul 05, 2021

Raccoon Planter with Succulent

If you're an animal lover, then a fun way to grow gardens in pots is to collect succulents in animal planters, like this cute Raccoon planter which is available in our Etsy store.

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Jul 05, 2021

Echeveria Pulidonis Succulent Care and Information

Learn all about the succulent plant Echeveria Pulidonis or Echeveria Pelucida.

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Jun 28, 2021

Golden Ball Cactus care - Parodia leninghausii

How do you take care of a golden ball cactus? Also called Parodia Leninghausii, this is an attractive cactus to grow in your home or garden.

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Jun 20, 2021

Creating a Cactus Garden in a Container

Planting a cactus garden can be one of the easiest, low-maintenance container garden ideas. And if you're low on space, a mini cactus garden container can be the perfect fit.

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Jun 19, 2021

Container Gardening Basics

This article covers the container gardening basics that you’ll need for successful gardens in pots.

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