Planting a Container Garden

Materials for Containers

You can pretty much choose any type of container you like, no matter what it's made out of. Here are some of the best options:

  • Plastic
  • Clay
  • Ceramic
  • Fiberglass
  • Brass
  • Bronze
  • Tin
  • Stone
  • Cement
  • Cedar
  • Redwood
  • Compressed fibers
  • Compressed peat moss

Now that you've got the basics down, you can learn how to to even more with container gardens. In the final section of this article, we have some suggestions on how to get creative with your garden containers. Want more information on creating a garden? Try: