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Subirrigated Containers for the Mississippi Gardener

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Publication Number: P2971
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The interest in planting home gardens to grow fresh produce is increasing at a rapid pace. However, gardeners with limited growing space may find vegetable production to be challenging. Growing vegetables in containers is becoming a popular method for dealing with this problem, but the containers present their own unique challenges, especially in regard to watering.

Subirrigated containers offer a successful gardening alternative for gardeners with limited space—small yards, porches, or even balconies. While this publication primarily addresses vegetable gardening, subirrigated containers also do a good job at growing flowering ornamentals.

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Extension/Research Professor
Ornamental Horticulture Host of Southern Gardening
Assoc Extension/Research Prof
Urban Horticulture Vegetables Green Roofs Food Systems

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