Robyn
Robyn
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  • Phoenix, AZ

Dollar Store Planter Ideas

$4.25
10 Minutes
Easy

Hi everyone, I went to Dollar Tree this morning to get another mesh hamper and I spotted these beauties and decided to plant them. I picked up 3 little girl's purses for a dollar each, and the bonnet for a dollar also. A packet of zinnia seeds was 25 cents, so I had a whole lot of fun for under $5 :) I always think I am finished with my garden, but then another "gemmy" idea shows up! I also took a picture of my strawberries which are surprising me with their flowers already! Crazy good!
These are little girls purses, and they are mesh, which I thought was great for planting. I put a little plastic lid in the bottom, and then the zinnias. Once they take off I will hang them on my string of solar lights--lightweight!
These are little girls purses, and they are mesh, which I thought was great for planting. I put a little plastic lid in the bottom, and then the zinnias. Once they take off I will hang them on my string of solar lights--lightweight!
The bonnet unlplanted
The bonnet unlplanted
and planted with more zinnia seeds.
and planted with more zinnia seeds.
My crazy happy strawberry plants through my kitchen door. This is what started the hunt for the plant covering (mesh hamper)
My crazy happy strawberry plants through my kitchen door. This is what started the hunt for the plant covering (mesh hamper)

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  • Kathy
    on Apr 8, 2015

    What are you doing with the mesh hamper?

  • Maria-Lisa Williams
    on Apr 5, 2019

    This is ridiculous...!! Not one of the finished planters were from your “dollar store finds”!!

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