Many gardeners have given up on the idea of a garden because they lack space, time or a great deal of experience. However, if growing crops is the interest of yours container gardening might be your answer. Container gardens allow you to enjoy"playing in the dirt" without investing a lot of time or money. You can plant a container garden with any plant which will grow outside. The secret is to come up with a few creative ideas for your container garden.
Containers are great for beginning gardeners, those who have limited space or anyone who wants to dress up their porch or patio. They can be planted using a single plant or a combination of plants depending on the appearance you're trying to achieve. Popular plants for containers include flowers, herbs, vegetables, grasses and succulents. Many gardeners switch out the crops they grow to ensure nonstop color throughout the year.