― This past weekend was containerpalooza in my garden! I look forward to the spring day when the weather is warm and the danger of frost is gone, because it's when I can start putting my containers together. While I didn't finish all my containers, I am hoping to finish up the last of them this week after work. Here are the elements I try to put into my containers: ∙ 1. At least one plant for height (this doesn't always work with smaller containers) ∙ 2. Contrasting colors....mix [...].