Growing Native Plants in Containers – Does it Work?
People ask whether you can grow native plants in containers. Some of them want to put natives into containers on their patio to bring color closer to the house. Some people who live in an apartment want to grow native plants in containers because they do not have garden space.
To learn how the Green Bay chapter used native plants in containers to beautify a business district, read this article from the July/August 2011 issue of the Wild Ones Journal. The article, written by Bonnie Vastag, tells how they went about it and recommends certain plants to ensure success.