Container Gardens

Container Vegetable Gardening by Liz Dobbs clearly explains the do’s and don’ts of this type of gardening.



The author begins by discussing the pros and cons of various pot types by comparing their cost, durability, weight, and attractiveness. She then explains where and how to plant a myriad of herbs and vegetables in the containers. The choice of seeds or transplants, required light, proper spacing between plants and the advice for size and type of the container are listed for each vegetable.