Fall and winter container planting ideas

October 27, 2009 5:21:53 PM PDT
Fall and winter container planting that will last through the holidays. Great ideas on what to plant and what to leave out of your garden. Leigh Glaser is in the garden with some great ideas on what to plant and what to leave out at Sonoma Mission Gardens with plant expert Deborah Thomas.

Located in the lovely Valley of the Moon, Sonoma Mission Gardens is a full service nursery dedicated to providing you with all that your garden requires. Our nursery offers an exceptional selection of garden material, as well as all the supplies any good gardener needs. They also offer landscaping, consultation, design services and project installation.

Here's a look at some of the baskets and flowers that were featured on the show. Of course you can use all or just a few of these plant suggestions to create a wonderful container. Remember you can create a beautiful container at any price point.

Basket Cost is $35.00

Contents:
  • Pennisetum rubrum Red Fountain Grass
  • Pennisetum "Jade Princess" Green Millet
  • Coprosma "Pink Splendor" Mirror Plant
  • Geranium "Fancy Leaf"
  • Dahlia "Mystic Desire"
  • Chrysanthemum "Vineland"
  • Calibrachoa "Saffron" Million Bells
  • Calibrachoa "Tequila Sunrise" Million Bells
  • Lotus berthelotii
  • Pansy "Pandoras Box"
  • Pansy "Skyline Copperfield"
Total Cost $95.00

Evergreen Winter Container

Basket Cost is $30.00

Contents
  • Dianella tasmanica Variegata
  • Juncus "Spiral"
  • Lysimachia "Goldilocks" Golden Creeping Jenny
  • Lotus berthelotii "Parrots Beak"
  • Helleborus foetidus
  • Pansy "Lavender Shades'
  • Ficus pumila Variegated Creeping Fig
  • Ficus pumila green Creeping Fig
  • Muehlenbeckia complexa Wire Vine
  • Ophiopogon nigrescens Black Mondo Grass
  • Glechoma hederacea Variegated Ground Ivy
Total Cost $ 80.00

Sonoma Mission Gardens
851 Craig Avenue
Sonoma, CA 95476
707-938-5775
www.sonomamissiongardens.com

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