Mother Earth Living

List of Likes: Contain Your Garden

Build your best container garden with some of our favorite pots, garden décor items and tools.
By The Herb Companion staff
October/November 2011
Add to My MSN

Herb crates by Farmhouse Wares, $39.95. Hang your favorite herbs in these rustic crates either indoors or outdoors. Metal hooks allow for both easy and attractive display.

Content Tools

Related Content

Waiting to Plant a Spring Garden

Desperately waiting for the arrival of spring? Have patience! Using container herbs will help keep y...

Green Kitchen: Growing a Windowsill Herb Garden

Natural Home editorial intern, Kristin Standley, begins an indoor herb garden on her windowsill for ...

Growing Herbs in Texas: Rainy Update

Well, much to my delight, we had rain this week! Two inches fell yesterday and it's raining lightly ...

Designing Your Container Garden: Container Basics

Explore your choices in small-space garden design with tips about types of containers.

Enter for a chance to win featured List of Likes products in our sweepstakes by visiting

Herb crates by Farmhouse Wares, $39.95

Hang your favorite herbs in these rustic crates either indoors or outdoors. Metal hooks allow for both easy and attractive display. 

Upside Down Hanging Sky Planter by Boskke, $59.99

This simple design places culinary staples within arm’s reach. Plant your favorites in it; hang in the kitchen for always-fresh herbs. 

Packing Pearls by Four Seasons Container Gardens, $21.99

Pack the bottom of your pots with these recyclable fillers. Made with expanded polystyrene, they allow for better oxygen flow and drainage. 

AeroGarden 3 by AeroGrow, $99.95

Grow herbs without the hassle. This whimsical kit is built for small spaces and will charm both children and adults. 

Pot Lifter by Pot Lifter, $29.95

Rearranging your container garden can be a necessary evil. Save your back the pain by positioning these straps around heavy pots for easy lifting. 

Herb markers by Marble Coasters, $10

Adorn your favorite herb pots with these beautifully handmade marble markers. Many herb names are available, as are custom requests.  

Clever Idea

Mushroom kit by Back to the Roots, $19.99

If you don’t trust yourself to forage wild mushrooms, cultivate your own. Grow pearl oyster mushrooms in this little brown box and harvest for delicious meals. 

Post a comment below.


Subscribe today and save 58%

First Name: *
Last Name: *
Address: *
City: *
State/Province: *
Zip/Postal Code:*
(* indicates a required item)
Canadian subs: 1 year, (includes postage & GST). Foreign subs: 1 year, . U.S. funds.
Canadian Subscribers - Click Here
Non US and Canadian Subscribers - Click Here

Subscribe to Mother Earth Living!

Welcome to Mother Earth Living, the authority on green lifestyle and design. Each issue of Mother Earth Living features advice to create naturally healthy and nontoxic homes for yourself and your loved ones. With Mother Earth Living by your side, you’ll discover all the best and latest information you want on choosing natural remedies and practicing preventive medicine; cooking with a nutritious and whole-food focus; creating a nontoxic home; and gardening for food, wellness and enjoyment. Subscribe to Mother Earth Living today to get inspired on the art of living wisely and living well.

Save Money & a Few Trees!

Pay now with a credit card and take advantage of our earth-friendly automatic renewal savings plan. You’ll save an additional $5 and get six issues of Mother Earth Living for just $14.95! (Offer valid only in the U.S.)

Or, choose Bill Me and pay just $19.95.