Up next in Indoor Plants & Container Gardening (15 videos)
Create your own indoor Garden of Eden -- or at least keep that fern from dying -- with these container gardening videos.
You Will Need
- Plant containers
- Pruning shears
- Indoor location
- Spray bottle
- Outdoor location
- Pet-free and child-free location (optional)
Plant in containers
Plant oleander in 10- to 20-gallon containers that you can move into the house.
Prune the plants
Let the plant finish its fall blooming cycles, which is normally by early fall. Prune away any dead branches.
Bring the plants indoors
Bring the plant indoors. Place it in a location where it will receive at least 6 hours of sunlight each day.
Water the oleander once a week. Keep the leaves hydrated by misting them with water.
Move the plants outdoors
Move the plant back outdoors in late spring or early summer, once there is no further risk of frost damage. Now you can enjoy the beauty of your oleander plant year-round.