Easily Grow Flowers, Herbs, & More With Container Gardening

Grow beautiful flowers, fresh herbs, and tasty vegetables the easy way (even in small spaces) with container gardening!
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  • Lectures 7
  • Length 41 mins
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
  • Includes Lifetime access
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About This Course

Published 10/2014 English

Course Description

>> Special Price ONLY - Increasing to $67 Soon <<

>> Updated For October 2015 With New Material! <<

This course is designed for people who are looking to start growing fresh flowers and produce in small space and small places. Taught by Meg Smolinski, a Master Gardener who volunteers at the National Gallery of Art and Smithsonian Gardens in Washington, D.C., this course will give you the knowledge you need to start your own container garden.

Guarantee: By the end of this course you will learn how to grow beautiful flowers, fragrant herbs, and delicious vegetables in containers, plain and simple!

Why take this course?

This was a great, well-prepared lecture for folks brand new to container gardening. I liked the engaging lecture style and the resources offered at the end. -- Kelsey Low

Join over 1,500 students who have learned how to grow beautiful container gardens from my course!

In this course you'll learn:

  • How to correctly choose containers to use for your garden
  • Tips on placement of the containers and container preparation for optimal plant growth
  • Overview of what plants to choose for container gardens
  • Maintenance of your container garden including appropriate fertilization, watering, pruning, replanting, and harvesting
  • Tips from my "lessons learned"--learn from the mistakes I've made with my own container gardens!
  • Helpful resources for further information and education


One super-satisfied student (that will be me)...Check! If lack of gardening space is stopping you from pursuing your gardening interest this course will do you wonders.

-- Michael Choke

The Better Than Money Back Guarantee

As always there is a 30 day money back guarantee. But I believe that this guarantee is too weak so I propose this for you. If you do not get the results that you are looking for in this course then I will personally give you double your money back out of my own pocket. I am committed to only deliver the very best in my teaching and content and I am confident that your life will never again be the same once you discover your passion.

Anyone--including you!--can start a container garden to provide fresh vegetables, fruits, and beautiful flowers. Get started on the right foot with your container garden by using my course!

What are the requirements?

  • An open mind (green thumb not required!)

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Know what containers to use for a container garden
  • How to plant a container garden
  • How to maintain a container garden
  • How to fertilize and water a container garden

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone looking to start a container garden on their patio, porch, or even in their window!
  • People living in apartments or people with patios
  • People who love gardens but don't love the mess

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Containers, Plants, Fertilizer, Water, & Other Container Garderning Essentials
06:51

In this lecture I'll give you an overview of container gardening including why I think that container gardening can be done by nearly everyone!

09:46

This lecture will cover the right types of containers to choose for your garden and those that should be avoided

07:08

This lecture will cover how to actually plant your garden including container preparation, plant selection, and soil selection

06:18

I'll cover how to properly fertilize, water, prune, replant your garden, as well as the most fun part--harvesting!

07:57

These are tips gleaned from my own gardening disasters--learn from them so you don't make the same mistakes!

Article

These helpful websites can give you even more information and tips on container gardening.

Section 2: Bonus Content
Sunlight Calculator & Plant Selection Guides
3 pages

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Instructor Biography

Meg Smolinski, Gardener, Student, & Life Skills Master

Meg Smolinski has been in love with gardening since she was a little girl, always fascinated with the idea of getting tiny seeds to grown beautiful plants and flowers. She has volunteered in gardens across Washington, DC, including volunteering with the horticulture department of the National Gallery of Art and Smithsonian Gardens, as well as doing countless volutneer hours for her Master Gardening certification tghrough the University of the District of Columbia. SHe is currently an active member of the Takoma Park Horticultural Club.

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