Welcome to Emily's Plants!

Planting a Harmonious Container

Mixed Arrangements

An overview for planting an interesting container

Color Combining

Combining and contrasting color combos

Mixing Textures

Adding another dimension of variety to your container

Variety of Form and Shape

Mixing plant shapes together in one pot

Balancing Proportions

The artistry of container composition

Horticultural Dos and Don'ts

Container issues that will effect the health of your plant

Design Issue Dos and Don'ts

Container issues that will affect the beauty of your plant

Recipes and Designs For Plantings

A few ideas to give you a head-start on a beautiful planter

Design Tips for Houseplants

Getting creative with plants indoors

Inspiration Gallery: Fall Gold

Goldenrod, Marigolds & Kale in a window box

Inspiration Gallery: Winter Green

Boxwood & evergreen branches in a window box

Inspiration Gallery: Resting Box

Moss & sticks in a window box

Inspiration Gallery: Healing Herbs

Lavender, rosemary, chamomile, fennel, feverfew & calendula in a box

Inspiration Gallery: Buffet Garden

A collection of edibles in pots

Inspiration Gallery: Summer Fiesta

Nemesia, helichrysum, nasturtium & calendula in a window box

Inspiration Gallery: Beautiful Leaves

Heuchera, lavender, brachyscome, dusty miller & bacopa in a window box

Inspiration Gallery: Hanging Garnish

Parsley, Calendula & Felicia in a hanging basket

Inspiration Gallery: Pink Box

Geraniums & Dianthus in a window box

Inspiration Gallery: Desert Garden

Aloe, Crassula, Echeveria & Sansevieria in a window box

Inspiration Gallery: Purple Chaos

Petunias, lavender, convolvulus, & helichrysum in a window box

Inspiration Gallery: Not Just Geraniums

Geranium, Felicia & Verbena in a window box

Inspiration Gallery: Herb Box

Mixed herbs in a wooden box

Inspiration Gallery: Spring Pastels

Pansies, Thyme & Curry in a window box