Stunning Container Gardens

Whether you're creating a garden bed or a hanging basket, get inspired by these amazing plant combinations.

Purple and Pink Symphony

Variegated sweet potato vine, carpet bugle and ground orchids combine beautifully in these container gardens designed by RMSer KatG. The grass-like foliage of the ground orchids mimics the fluted lines of the pots.

Color Splashes

Jamie Durie made the containers the spotlight with this assortment of drought-tolerant plants.

Wall of Containers

In this design by Jamie Durie, a wall of plants provides instant privacy for a deck.

Painted Shutters Enliven Potentially Dead Space

Part of the Scene

Sometimes it's not so much the complexity of a container planting but the role it plays in the garden that makes it stand out. Here, simple planters contribute to the pastel-themed courtyard. Posted by RMSer allende

Container Garden Succulent Birdbath

Explosion of Succulents

A birdbath apparently provides the perfect spot for these thriving succulents. Posted by RMSer dharris1

Container Garden Ornamental Flowering Plants

Purples and Greens

Ornamental kale, Cuban oregano and foxtail fern combine beautifully in this container creation by RMSer KatG.

Flowering Plant Windowbox

Kaleidoscope of Color

Coleus, geraniums, petunias, calibrachoa and fuchsia turn this window box into an eye-popping centerpiece. Next, see how several of these arrangements transform the house. Posted by kmphelps

Colorful Window Boxes and Front Yard

Maximum Good Looks

If you've ever wondered what a few gorgeous window boxes can do for your home, here's the answer: awesome curb appeal. Posted by RMSer kmphelps

Beautiful Wheelbarrow Container Garden with Flowers

Finding a Good Planter

From toolboxes to wheelbarrows, the garden shed can yield plenty of unique possibilities for containers. Just make sure to provide adequate drainage.

Pink Flowers

RMSer nyclq's color palette of pink and green contrasts beautifully with the black-stained pot.

Rooftop Container Gardens

This amazing garden is found on an urban rooftop. RMSer aaguilar says there are more than 40 species of annuals, perennials, trees and shrubs in this beautiful oasis.

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