The chapters are divided by color, seasons, locations, flowers that attract hummingbirds and butterflies, edibles, special themes, and suggestions for plantings by the type of container. Photos are included of the five suggested plants, including alternates, and the finished product for each of the themes. Included is a step-by-step guide to container planting and tidbits, tips, and tricks. The dimensions of the containers are listed as is the light and setting that is required for the different plants.
Visually this is a beautiful book. There are so many eye-catching combinations pictured throughout
Nancy Ondra has authored many other fine gardening books that may be found at the Virginia Beach Public Library such as Five-Plant Gardens: 52 Ways to Grow a Perennial Garden with Just Five Plants.
Reviewed by Joan L.