My Garden Containers helps you create stunning plant combinations for beautiful containers by giving you the confidence to mix and match plants using design techniques practiced by professionals.
You can photograph and document your creations to easily share them with friends and other gardeners, too.
The free app includes the full set of features and functionality. My Garden Containers for iPhone and iPad is available in the App Store.
Included in the app is a detailed list of 80+ container plants, as well as how-to articles and videos to help you create a successful container garden. Topics include:
– Choosing your container
– The right soil for containers
– Selecting plants for your design
– Step-by-step guide to planting
– Watering your container garden
– Fertilizing your containers
Recipes for container combos
As in preparing food, starting with a proven recipe helps you achieve the look and result you desire. The app includes plant recipes to try.
You can also easily create your own plant recipes and store them in the app for future reference. Choose from plants in the plant database, which can be sorted and searched based on colour, light requirements, water requirements, design role, size and other criteria, or add other plant choices.
From the comfort of home, peruse the plant list to find interesting plants and appreciate their characteristics before you head to a garden centre.
Photo gallery on MyGardenContainers.com
Photos shared from the app are available on the new mygardencontainers.com website which also includes a tour of the app’s features.
Grown in the Niagara region
The My Garden Containers app was created by the editors of Garden Making magazine, the respected source of inspiration and ideas for home gardens, published by Inspiring Media Inc., a family business based in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario.
The app was developed by Addicted to Touch, a division of Symetric Productions, Inc. in St. Catharines, Ontario.
The app was made possible with the support of the Ontario Media Development Corp.
Providing quality information and ease of use requires investment in the content and programming for the app. Small banner ads at the bottom of the screen help to recover some development costs. The in-app purchase allows removal of banner ads for $0.99.