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About H Potter

Opening in 1995, H Potter has been a family-owned staple of the gardening industry for the last 27 years. From delicate and artistic terrariums to towering and sturdy trellises, our goal is to spread a love for gardening and entertainment to our customer base. Thank you for taking the time to visit our blog, Happy Gardening!
Garden Structures

Garden Structures

Posted by H Potter on 2nd Jun 2022

Growing Structures For The Backyard The garden and backyard are home to a number of different objects and tools that make the maintenance and enjoyment of these spaces easier for the gardener or … read more
Summer Maintenance for Outdoor Planters

Summer Maintenance for Outdoor Planters

Posted by H Potter on 25th May 2022

Summer Garden Care While the wait for spring time planting is at the forefront of every gardener's minds during the dreary final months of winter, summer is the crowning moment of all the waitin … read more
Where To Hang A Wall Trellis

Where To Hang A Wall Trellis

Posted by H Potter on 20th May 2022

Best Places To Hang A Wall Trellis Wall Trellises are a great way to add to your home decor, making a grand statement while providing a place for your climbing plants to grow up and around. Ther … read more
Tips For Urban Gardening

Tips For Urban Gardening

Posted by H Potter on 17th May 2022

Gardening In Urban Settings The modern world has seen a rapid decline in the era of homesteading and the gardener’s immediate access to large areas of gardening space. In this world, many garden … read more
History Of Trellises

History Of Trellises

Posted by H Potter on 6th May 2022

A Brief History Of Trellises This blog article is the second in our series of brief history about gardening architecture and implements. In our last article we talked about the architectural his … read more
Designing Your Circle Garden

Designing Your Circle Garden

Posted by H Potter on 13th Apr 2022

Ideas For Designing Circle Gardens An exciting trend in the gardening world is the use of circular gardens that can surprisingly come in a variety of different shapes and sizes. Circular gardens … read more
Planting Clematis in Your Garden

Planting Clematis in Your Garden

Posted by H Potter on 7th Apr 2022

Trellising Clematis One of ours and our customer’s favorite flowering plants to grow in the garden is clematis. Clematis is a climbing and flowering plant that is known especially for its abilit … read more
Benefits To Vertical Gardening

Benefits To Vertical Gardening

Posted by H Potter on 4th Apr 2022

Vertical Gardening When presented with different methods of gardening, vertical gardening receives little attention despite its versatility in the world of planting. When aided by the presence … read more
Gardening In Small Spaces

Gardening In Small Spaces

Posted by H Potter on 1st Apr 2022

Tips For Gardening In Small Spaces In previous blog posts we have written about gardening in small spaces using window boxes and small planters, however, in this article we want to simply approa … read more
Best Climbing Plants For Trellises

Best Climbing Plants For Trellises

Posted by H Potter on 24th Mar 2022

Best Climbing Plants For Trellises Climbing plants add to the vertical dimension of the garden, providing a vertical complement to the rest of the garden, framing and funneling the attention int … read more
Trellises: An Alternative to Traditional Fencing

Trellises: An Alternative to Traditional Fencing

Posted by H Potter on 25th Feb 2022

Create Your Private Oasis with Trellises Here at H Potter, one of our favorite and our family of customer’s favorite gardening products are trellises. They can serve so many different functions … read more
Flower Trellises - Transform Your Garden Into a Haven

Flower Trellises - Transform Your Garden Into a Haven

Posted by H Potter on 8th Feb 2022

There is a long tradition of using symmetrical objects to draw attention to particular features in the landscape. Simple but clever structures have been employed in many of the world's most beautif … read more
Improve Your Curb Appeal With These 8 Tips

Improve Your Curb Appeal With These 8 Tips

Posted by H Potter on 1st Feb 2022

The interior of your home requires several elements in order for you to feel the most at home, from furniture to aesthetically-pleasing decorations. However, no homeowner should allow their home’s … read more
7 Decorative Elements to Bring Your Back Patio to Life!

7 Decorative Elements to Bring Your Back Patio to Life!

Posted by H Potter on 27th Jan 2022

Decorating your home will not only impress your house guests, but even impress you and your family on a daily basis! These features can make everyone feel remarkably comfortable, more relaxed, and … read more
The Timeless Allure of Metal Garden Trellises

The Timeless Allure of Metal Garden Trellises

Posted by H Potter on 24th Jan 2022

Creating symmetrical structures to highlight key aspects of a garden is an idea that is deeply rooted in history. Many of the most beautiful gardens ever created used simple, yet ingenious, structu … read more
Trellising Climbing Roses

Trellising Climbing Roses

Posted by H Potter on 18th Jan 2022

Climbing roses are a favorite among many gardeners for their durability, long lifespan, and gorgeous blooms. As their name would suggest, these roses love to climb, creating a fantastic vertical di … read more
Hanging a Wall Trellis in Stucco

Hanging a Wall Trellis in Stucco

Posted by H Potter on 11th Jan 2022

Hanging a Wall Trellis in Stucco Wall trellises are a fantastic way to add a touch of grace and character to the outside walls of your home. Climbing plants thrive with the presence of the vertical … read more
Trellises: Buy or DIY?

Trellises: Buy or DIY?

Posted by H Potter on 7th Jan 2022

Trellises are a longstanding staple of a gardener’s tool kit, used to beautify their garden or add some simple functionality. Trellising can serve a number of different purposes, whether they are only … read more
Hanging a Wall Trellis on Masonry

Hanging a Wall Trellis on Masonry

Posted by H Potter on 1st Jan 2022

In our last Metal Wall Trellis article we explored the wonderful uses of wall trellises and how to mount a wall trellis in a wooden or aluminum based wall stud construction. If you are mounti … read more
Metal Trellis Decor Ideas for Your Outdoor Living Spaces

Metal Trellis Decor Ideas for Your Outdoor Living Spaces

Posted by H Potter on 30th Dec 2021

Looking for a certain something to add extra character to your outdoor living spaces but not quite sure what your design could use? Consider a metal trellis from our online collection - you’ll be p … read more
Hanging a Wall Trellis on a Wooden House/Wall

Hanging a Wall Trellis on a Wooden House/Wall

Posted by H Potter on 29th Dec 2021

Everyone has that wall or fence in their garden or outside their house that simply put, is just blah. It’s not like there’s anything necessarily wrong with this wall or fence, but is there anyth … read more
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Accenting Your Home and Garden with a Rose Trellis

19th Apr 2021

Roses are beautiful, classic plants that exhibit a lot of variety in color, size, growth patterns, and overall appearance and character. From vibrant, bright reds to glowing whites and even bo … read more
How to Decide What Type of Plant Trellis You Want

How to Decide What Type of Plant Trellis You Want

9th Apr 2021

A beautiful  plant trellis full of healthy vines and blooming flowers makes a fantastic addition to anyone's garden. We can see why anyone would be interested in adorning their home gar … read more
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Why Would You Want a Wall Trellis?

8th Mar 2021

If you have spent a good amount of time exploring all of the possibilities for decorating your backyard or garden, then you have likely already run into garden trellises. They make a beautiful … read more
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8 Stand-Out Metal Trellises to Fall in Love With

9th Feb 2021

You may have seen some more practical, basic types of garden trellises meant to support your growing climbing plants, but it’s likely you have not seen many that stood out and transformed this … read more
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Designing with a Metal Garden Trellis

6th Feb 2021

If we love one thing, it’s knowing that every day around the country there are countless homeowners and gardeners who are putting our high-quality decorative and functional fixtures to work ar … read more
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Clematis Care: Location, Nutrition, A Clematis Trellis

19th Jan 2021

The name Clematis actually refers to many different species (and cultivars) of a climbing flowering plant in the genus of the same name. These climbing, flowering plants hail from the far East, a … read more
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Caring for Roses with a Climbing Rose Trellis

5th Jan 2021

Roses are beautiful, truly wonderful plants that reward countless gardeners with hours upon hours of rewarding recreation and beautiful blooms every year. Their pleasant green foliage, often f … read more
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Simple Ways to Elevate Your Outdoor Space

23rd Nov 2020

Any form of home improvement can be an exciting way to elevate certain aspects of your home. With our selection of products, we make this easy for all of our customers to do without having to … read more
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Balance Form and Function with a Trellis from Our Shop!

28th Oct 2020

Many of the unique gifts that we sell for your home and garden are designed not only with visual appeal in mind but also with function. We place the highest emphasis on quality, and all of our … read more