Up cycled Tire Planter

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Want a great conversation piece in your garden that will appeal to male and female alike? Try up cycling an old tire into an unexpected piece of art that is perfect in your back yard garden retreat. This eco-friendly conversation starter will add colour and charm to any outdoor space!
up cycled tire planter, container gardening, flowers, gardening, perennials, repurposing upcycling, A balanced mix of Perennials and Annuals combine to make a unique show stopper design
A balanced mix of Perennials and Annuals combine to make a unique "show stopper" design.
up cycled tire planter, container gardening, flowers, gardening, perennials, repurposing upcycling, This Raised Tire Planter adds a quirky conversation piece to any garden for under 20
This Raised Tire Planter adds a quirky conversation piece to any garden for under $20
up cycled tire planter, container gardening, flowers, gardening, perennials, repurposing upcycling, Step 1 Trim vintage table legs to a suitable height which will match the size of your tire
Step 1: Trim vintage table legs to a suitable height which will match the size of your tire
up cycled tire planter, container gardening, flowers, gardening, perennials, repurposing upcycling, Step 2 Cut a plywood circle for a base and fasten table legs with screws
Step 2: Cut a plywood circle for a base and fasten table legs with screws.
up cycled tire planter, container gardening, flowers, gardening, perennials, repurposing upcycling, Step 3 Securely fasten junk tire to base with long screws
Step 3: Securely fasten junk tire to base with long screws.
up cycled tire planter, container gardening, flowers, gardening, perennials, repurposing upcycling, Step 4 Add soil Choose a container mix suitable for Bedding Plants Ensure that you fill the tire completely
Step 4: Add soil. Choose a container mix suitable for Bedding Plants. Ensure that you fill the tire completely.
up cycled tire planter, container gardening, flowers, gardening, perennials, repurposing upcycling, Step 5 Plant complimentary Perennials and Annuals for maximum texture and colour
Step 5: Plant complimentary Perennials and Annuals for maximum texture and colour.
up cycled tire planter, container gardening, flowers, gardening, perennials, repurposing upcycling, Step 6 Fill in with soil between the newly transplanted pots and water in generously
Step 6: Fill in with soil between the newly transplanted pots and water in generously.
Tamara Jansen
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