I love how this blue spruce holiday container garden featured in Container Gardening for All Seasons:
Enjoy Year-Round Color with 101 Designs combines a Christmas tree style plant with a base of red plants, specifically Nandinas (Nandina Domestica 'Firepower').
Click on this page from Container Gardening for All Seasons: Enjoy Year-Round Color with 101 Designs to enlarge and read how to plant a blue spruce holiday container garden.
More about the Cool Springs Press book:
More than a collection of inspiring container gardening photographs, Container Gardening for All Seasons provides a shopping list of materials and a helpful planting diagram for each of the more than 100 container options. Designed like a recipe book, the book offers even the most novice gardeners a no-fail, easy-to-follow instruction format for each container. Gardeners can choose the recipes by season that fit the sun and shade conditions of their landscape. Author Barbara Wise includes all you need to know to plan, plant, grow and maintain a container garden. Fabulous colorful fall and winter container choices are also included.
Barbara Wise is the Floriculture Director for the Southern Land Company. Dubbed by her community as “The Flower Lady,” she has a job that involves planting with her staff around 700 containers each year for the homeowners and communities where she works. Visit her online at www.bwisegardening.blogspot.com.