Outdoor Potted Plants
Outdoor potted plants for gardening is a good idea to take advantage of the limited space in backyard. You can use containers to spread beauty to anywhere around you home. They are totally portable and you can easily to move them into the correct space. Also, the growing environment of these potted plants can be easily satisfied because there is plenty of potting mix to choose from the local nurseries.
Here are some popular examples of potted plants which can be put outside. Purple fountain grass is an attractive container plant which can produce purple flowers in autumn. This plant can grow up to 3 feet in height and the blossom can last for the whole autumn. It prefers full sunlight conditions and well-drained soil. It is an attractive annual plant and it can tolerate cold and drought zones well. You need to do some pruning work in spring facilitate the growth in summer.
The Pansy plant is another flowering plant suitable for potting cultivation. The whiskered face is one of the outstanding features of this plant which make the flower unique. It produces a variety of attractive blossoms along with the dense foliage. It can grow less than one foot in height and the colours of its flowers ranges from yellow to write. It prefers full sunlight and well-drain soil conditions to grow healthy.
The Geraniums is a common flowering plants and many gardening also cultivate them in containers. It is famous for the various bright colours of its blossoms. Its flowering period can last a long time across the summer and autumn, and thus can keep your garden colourful for a while. It can grow up to 2 feet in height and prefer full sunlight during growth. The best way to transplant them is by cutting, and you should move them into your house in winter.
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