Bamboo is a dramatic specimen plant when grown in a large container (where it can't escape). It makes a perfect, fast-growing screen. -- Name: Phyllostachys aurea -- Size: To 20 feet or more -- Growing Conditions: Full sun and moist, but well-drained soil
Don’t think you can plant trees in containers? These birch trees are placed in large containers, and because the root ball is kept from growing outward, the whole tree remains smaller and more manageable.