Vintage container alpine display NFG video

Create a vintage container alpine display

Find out how to make an attractive display of alpines in a vintage container, with the help of this No Fuss guide.

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In this No Fuss video guide, Kevin Smith shows how to plant up a low maintenance display of alpines in a vintage wooden box. He explains which compost to use and highlights the importance of adding horticultural grit for drainage. He suggests a range of plants to use, including trailing, creeping and tall types, and shows how to top with grit for a tidy look.
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