Conventional gardening is famous everywhere especially in rural areas. People from the country enjoy the fun of gardening by doing it the traditional way. However, conventional gardening has some disadvantages like it will definitely make us get down and dirty or you need to spend at least an hour cultivating, watering and pampering the plants. Additionally, it will be hard to maintain a bed garden if you have a hectic schedule at work. As a solution, gardeners made some changes on this customary way of gardening. Some introduced hanging baskets, designer pots and other plant containers just to make gardening easier requiring less time and maintenance. These innovative tools made urban gardening a thing of the past and also provide options for people who want to raise a garden in their apartment, room or even window sills.
Flower box is the newest gardening trend that busy people enjoy and the best thing about container box is the lesser work that it asks for the person to do. Another advantage of a plant box is that it provides the same function just like the traditional bed garden. It gives great accent to our abode, plant our favorite veggies while giving us the happy feeling when we arrive home from work.
Most people who live in apartments and condominium units are those who make use of flower boxes as their mini garden. Unlike bed gardens, flower box, don’t occupy much of space. It can even be installed on our window ledges. Small sized garden but can really make wonders to our homes.
Speaking of small size, I think that is the only negative aspect of flower boxes. It has limit when it comes to planting something on it. It is also a bit expensive especially the iron made flower containers. We also need to take care of it from time to time to for it to last longer. But better choose a material that does not weather with different climates. We can definitely ask our local flower shop specialist for the best flowerbox materials. It would at least save you from buying a new one when it falters.
As end users, we need to choose the best option for our home to have great satisfaction. Both gardening ideas are huge home decorating contributors to our living space but we need to choose the rightful one that fit our lifestyle. Have a nice selection!