JeffCo Gardener: Saving Soil When Planting Large Planters by Caroline Reardon-- cans in the bottom, then landscape cloth over that. What a clever idea to save soil.

JeffCo Gardener: Saving Soil When Planting Large Planters by Caroline Reardon-- cans in the bottom, then landscape cloth over that. What a clever idea to save soil. can also use milk jugs

If you want to give a surprise factor in your home, pick a hydrangea color that is in contrast to your home and place them in a large vase. This would make your visitors immediately focus on the arrangement and sooth their souls.

25 Hydrangea Flower Pot and Planter Arrangements (PHOTOS)

Provide drainage while keeping large pots light:

Good to know for next year Provide drainage while keeping large pots light: Cut dollar store pool noodles and use as drainage material instead of stones. Large planters will be light enough to move later if needed.

10 Perennials That Add Colorful Style to Decks: Cannas look great in tall container gardens! | From @costafarms

Cannas in pots can't wait to do this next year! 10 Perennials That Add Colorful Style to Decks: Cannas look great in tall container gardens!

20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips And Ideas...some really really good ideas, though a few might need some tweaking.

20 Insanely Clever Gardening Tips and Ideas (flowers & vegetables)

Tips for Moving Heavy Potted Plants Big outdoor planters are a great way to display flowers, but moving them is backbreaking. Here’s a simple way to cut the weight in half, with packing peanuts and improve drainage at the same time.

Old cloth + cement = Flower pots! Can you believe how simple it is? Here is the instructions, but basically you simply take used clothes, soak them in cement water. Then drape them over a stand and let them dry. And lastly, paint them in your favorite color to get your beautiful planting pots...

Hypertufa can be made into Draped Hypertufa. Video

Make cement cloth planters. Approximately a water/cement ratio. Add drainage holes in the planter before it completely hardens to prevent cracking. You may also want to apply a couple coats of cement sealer after the planter is dry.

Add a whim to your garden. Make a spilled flower pot. It will also work as a focal point of your garden.

How to Make a Spilled Flower Pot

Add whimsy to your garden by identifying flowers with a spilled flower pot. It will also work as a focal point for your garden.

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