Are you looking for flower container ideas for color and dramatic effect?

Here are Kim’s best tips on selecting flowers and containers that are sure to add interest and beauty to your garden. Learn how to design and start flower container planting for color and effect using a geranium thriller.

In this video Kim, a long-time flower & hobby gardener in Washington Zone 8b, shows us how she plants a flower container garden for color and effect using a geranium thriller.

00:00 Start
00:53 Selecting Flowers For Your Container Garden
01:08 Container Flowers – Geraniums, Creeping Zinnia, Verbena, Salvia, Bacopa, Creeping Charlie
02:17 Preparing Your Container For Planting
03:15 Transitioning Violas
03:38 Designing Your Container Garden Using A Thriller, Filler, & Spiller
06:22 Flower Container Planting for Color & Effect
08:05 Container Planting Spacing Considerations

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