Cynthia Banessa
Cynthia Banessa
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  • Forney, TX

Upcycle Container for Succulents


Using a plastic container to make pots for planting succulents
upcycle container for succulents, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling, succulents
Spray paint the container, crochet a sleeve or "cozy" and add some texture with a stripe of twine and place a decorative elements to finish....so easy
upcycle container for succulents, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling, succulents
When planting add some rocks to the bottom of the container and mix soil with sand for good drainage...after planting succulents add some rocks for a clean look
upcycle container for succulents, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling, succulents
I used two types of succulents for a great look

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2 questions
  • Lainey Howell
    on Apr 22, 2016

    Do you have a crochet pattern for the cozy? I can crochet following a pattern, but I'm not any good at making up one! Thanks.

  • Rey11480128
    on Sep 11, 2016

    do you put a hole in bottom of plastic bowel so water can come out bottom?

    • Nina
      on Sep 11, 2016

      Succulents require very little water so a drain hole wouldn't be necessary.

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