Container Plans & Ideas

Our container plans and ideas can spark your creativity and get you excited to create your own. There are fresh, fun, and easy container garden ideas that you can fill your yard with. If you lack room in your yard for vegetables or particular types of plants, there are ways to use containers to add them. Check out the possibilities we've come up with!

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This New Kit Makes Creating a Vertical Container Garden Easier Than Ever

Make the most of your gardening footprint with SkyPots, a new kit that makes it easy to create a floor-to-ceiling plant wall.
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How to Make a Tiered Strawberry Planter

Create perfect compartments to hold up to nine varieties of strawberries. This wooden planter box has a streamlined, geometric style that's easy to plant in.
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DIY Drip Irrigation System for Containers

Keep your container gardens hydrated all summer with a fully customized irrigation system. With the right parts, you can assemble it yourself on a Saturday afternoon.
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How to Plant a Window Box

Window boxes are a blank slate for you to design and plant in. If you plant them right, the design options for a successful window box are endless.
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5 Outdoor Planters You'll Want to Put On Your Patio Right Now

Whether you like a modern, streamlined look or a farmhouse vibe, you can find a great planter to add to your landscape. Here are some of our favorites—all under $100.
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8 Charming Terrarium Accessories You Can Get on Amazon

Fill your terrarium with adorable, tiny figurines, and accessories that reflect you and the things you love. It's easy to get your favorites shipped to your door because all of these are available on Amazon.
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More Container Plans & Ideas

15 Heat-Loving Container Garden Plants

The dog days of summer can turn your gorgeous container gardens into a crispy mess. Try these plants that take the heat for color all season long.
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25 Easy Ideas for Creating Eye-Catching Hanging Baskets

Hanging baskets can be as simple as a single type of plant, or you can mix and match a variety of flowers for maximum impact. Use these easy plant-by-numbers recipes to put together the most beautiful hanging baskets in your neighborhood.
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These Winter Container Gardens Are So Seasonally Festive

Believe it or not, your garden can be full of green in any season—even if the ground is frozen solid! Look to evergreen branches and bright berries to give your winter container gardens a splash of holiday color.