So, Container Gardening is a Thing?

Updated: Jul 11, 2021

Maybe you don’t have the space or time to tend to an in-ground garden. There are numerous reasons why Container Gardening would be PERFECT for you!


clay container pots with plants


So, you don’t consider yourself an outdoorsy person? You love the idea of growing your own food but have no space to create a masterful garden you’d see on HGTV? Maybe you don’t have the space or time to tend to an in-ground garden. There are numerous reasons why Container Gardening would be PERFECT for you!

"This practice allows growing herbs, flowers, vegetables, and non-edible plants in your lawns, on your deck, on your balcony, and indoors. The possibilities are endless!"

Container gardening is an art of growing plants, both edible and non-edible, in containers or pots. It’s as simple as that. You’d be surprised, plants can grow in almost anything! Sometimes, we all struggle with insufficient gardening space or access to a suitable growing area. The best alternative is to grow plants in containers. This practice allows growing herbs, flowers, vegetables, and non-edible plants in your lawns, on your deck, on your balcony, and indoors. The possibilities are endless! Moreover, container gardening is practical with pots, baskets, tins, boxes, tubs, shopping bags, and any hanging baskets.



Benefits


The risk of soil-borne diseases such as root rot, vascular wilt, nematodes, or damping-off are minimal. Additionally, plant production and management practices are uncomplicated when compared to outdoor gardening.


Urban gardening and urban horticulture practices are trending nowadays due to the simplicity of the container gardening process and time efficiency it offers. If you have not started pot gardening yet then what are you waiting for, just give it a try?


Black Girls Gardening in Containers is here to help you cultivate your creativity and grow your food wherever and however you desire!


So, soil sistas, grab a container and let’s GROW SUM'n!


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