Gardening on Wheels: A Bicycle Planter


Gardening on wheels with a bicycle planter!
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I picked up a bike at a bargain price last fall! I filled the basket with flowers for summer and planted it by my potting shed to use as a trellis.
gardening on wheels a bicycle planter, container gardening, gardening, repurposing upcycling
A coir liner fills the bike basket and is planted with a combination of lantana, petunias, and million bells.
gardening on wheels a bicycle planter, container gardening, gardening, repurposing upcycling
A broken {*sniff*} Portmeirion Botanic Garden plate is salvaged as a planter accent. I tucked it in the basket to enjoy some additional blooms.
gardening on wheels a bicycle planter, container gardening, gardening, repurposing upcycling
Black-eyed Susan vine is spreading from another planter and growing among her spokes and mandevilla will climb the bicycle as a trellis.
gardening on wheels a bicycle planter, container gardening, gardening, repurposing upcycling
With a little serendipity from Mother Nature, I caught a bumblebee buzzing around his likeness with my camera lens for life imitating art. :) More photos and details at the blog link below!
Mary @ Home is Where the Boat Is

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