DIY window box planters

CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Amp up your home’s curb appeal with a beautiful window box that you can build yourself. Master Gardener, the Green Thumb Guru Ed Sourdiffe showed us how to make them.

DIY Window Box Planters
I) Make sure the box is secure.
2) Make sure the window box has good drainage, so it should have drainage holes.
3) Use a lightweight potting soil, its good for the plants and its lighter to hold up.
4) Select plants as you would in the garden according to Sun preferences etc.
5) Pay close attention to watering.

Plants Good for Window Boxes:
Portulacas
Sedums
Geraniums
Hostas
Begonias
Impoea
Fresh herbs

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