Type the following words in Google ” Container Gardening Class” and you will see pages and pages of classes being offered around the country. There is even an online course you can sign-up for and receive credit if you choose to do so.
If you are looking to get started with container gardening, I would watch a few videos on the topic. I think there are some very good videos outlining the process with helpful tips.
There are also a number of benefits to container gardening:
- You have complete control of the soil. By purchasing potting soil and nutrients like compost and other natural fertilizers, you are able to effect the soil directly.
- It’s portable. You can control the amount of sunlight and heat that is hitting your containers.
- Opportunity to be more creative. You can setup containers of produce, or flowers and other plants
Now is a good time to start your container garden. Lots of resources are available to you to assist you. Good Luck
Here is a good video that gives an overview of the whole container garden process.
I also like this video, because some good points are made with respect to getting started. (This video has a lot of helpful information)