Great tips for planting window boxes by the awesomely creative team at Button Jar!
Posted by Katie Gambone
Window boxes are a great way to pretty up a dull home exterior and add a little extra green to your life. As I mentioned in my post, Project Curb Appeal, this is the first of several projects Carlo and I are tackling to make the front of our house appear more welcoming.
So, window boxes. If you are thinking “I don’t have a green thumb,” don’t worry. I didn’t either. A few years ago I went to a class at City Planter to learn how to plant window boxes. The three best tips that they taught me that have made me a successful window box gardener (I’ve determined I’m successful because over the years a few neighbors have said “Hey, your window boxes look really nice.”) are:
1. The deeper the window box, the easier it will be to keep your plants well watered…
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