garden planning Provide drainage while keeping large pots light: Cut dollar store pool noodles and use as drainage material instead of stones. Large planters will be light enough to move later if needed.
For the north side of the deck, on the grass. Would hide underneath the deck and help with Mosquitos. Lemon grass is a natural mosquito repellent and grows quite tall. Plant it in large planters next to a patio to create privacy and repel mosquitoes.
create overflowing window boxes and planters inexpensively: After removing the fern from the plastic pot use a serrated kitchen knife and divide them into thirds, just cut straight through the roots. Theyll be just fine. - My Garden Window