People are always urging me to write more articles about plants that are good for containers.
After all, many Lower Hudson Valley residents live in apartments and condos with little if any yard.
They’ll find lots of good ideas in a new book from Reader’s Digest called “Crops in Pots: How to Plan, Plant, and Grow Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs in Easy-Care Containers.”
I’ve had great success with herbs in containers and I tried growing tomatoes in a pot on the deck one summer (not so great).
The book arrived in an envelope with another Reader’s Digest title:
I’m not sure if someone at Reader’s Digest was being clever or maybe this was just the way my mind was working as I perused their spring catalog last fall.