A Picture Perfect Planter


A piece of scrap metal becomes a safe haven for plants. I was able to create this planter using mostly recycled materials, and a tube of caulking for mortar.
a picture perfect planter, gardening, repurposing upcycling
How I turned an old roasting pan lid into a planter.
a picture perfect planter, gardening, repurposing upcycling
Some scrap wood and paint surround the lid. The chicken wire was to help hold the dirt in place but became an obstacle for bigger rooted bedding out plants. It really wasn't necessary in the end.
a picture perfect planter, gardening, repurposing upcycling
Some caulking is used to hold the rocks in place.
a picture perfect planter, gardening, repurposing upcycling
Now it needs some dirt and plants and it's ready to be hung.
a picture perfect planter, gardening, repurposing upcycling
With the magic of plants and dirt, my sister was able to create her own hanging garden!
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