She said: “If you have little bulbs use small pots, big ones, go for a bigger pot. You can always use it again.”
If you’re one for following trends and like your pots to match your garden’s aesthetic, Carol said to use plastic pots that fit into your ornamental pots.
She also said this will help if you’re limited on space.
Carol lives at Glebe Cottage in North Devon with her husband.
The gardening pro transformed her home’s outdoor space from a field into a stunning, countryside cottage garden.
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