designing without the luxury of space?
Stick to Sarah’s rules for small garden spaces for guaranteed high performance
pick the perfect planter
putting on a show
For rule 3, I have a useful recipe for containers with ingredients fulfilling different roles: I choose pot-suitable dahlias as my main showy flower and colour deliverer (my Thriller), a delicate, light, airy middle layer (my Filler) and a climber trained on a frame to give height (my Pillar). Also encourage the climber to trail down the sides (so acting as a Spiller too)