Winter planters and gardens


This year I’m going to try making some winter planter boxes to put out front of my garage. I use to make live wreaths and arrange planter boxes with my dad when I was a kid and I’m really excited to be able to do this at my house now.
The library has some great books on gardening and winter gardening in particular.
Helpful books
The garden in winter: plant for beauty and interest in the quiet season by Suzanne Frutig Bales
Wonders of the winter landscape: shrubs and trees to brighten the cold-weather garden by Vincent A. Simeone
Encyclopedia of hardy plants: annuals, bulbs, herbs, perennials, shrubs, trees, vegetables, fruit and nuts by Derek Fell

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