Tag Archives: Planter

A Wheelbarrow Full of Succulents

I don’t know when, how or even why the tradition of planting succulents in nontraditional containers started. I’m sure you’ve seen them before – worn out old boots brimming with hens and chicks, or a rusted Radio Flyer wagon filled … Continue reading

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Recycled Planter

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This is a planter I set up for my mom’s birthday. The flower pot was quite old, and weather damaged. But with a little spray paint, and 10 or 15 minutes of time, it looked like new. With the $20 … Continue reading

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Dryer Drum gets New Life in the Garden

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Our clothes dryer gave out on us a couple months ago, and we had to buy a new one. Take a look at what I used the old dryer drum for. Okay, this may not be for everyone, but with nothing … Continue reading

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From a Pack Rat’s Journal: That Mountain of Planters

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I admit it. I’m a pack rat. It’s very difficult for me to throw anything away. If I believe there is even the slimmest possibility that I will find a use for something years from now, I will keep it. … Continue reading

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