Hanging Planters Themselves Make – A DIY Project For Your Garden

Editor   May 19, 2014   Comments Off on Hanging Planters Themselves Make – A DIY Project For Your Garden

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Allows you to create these yourself hanging flower pots in the garden – how?

Do you feel like some great ideas for hanging planters today? You’re exactly right for this season, right? With this easy design idea is celebrated the clean lines and the cheap design. Different projects can be created with the appropriate accessories. You can plant them in group to make a larger impression.


Read more about the design details here.

I’m trying to assist you by I describe the required accessories and the various stages of implementation in the realization of this project. In advance should however be stressed it, that you must work best with small, very light pots. Such as an Aqua selection could be.

Modern hanging DIY planter

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These pots are only medium and so let them just take a picture. I recommend however small pots for maximum endurance.

Don’t forget it that succulent plants are ideal for flower containers hanging DIY. They are not only easy to clean, but they shine in such a vessel.

Hanging flower pots on the balcony or in the garden

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Planters-hanging accessories for DIY

You will need this when you start with the project:

-Air light flower container

-Drilling machine

-Durable cord (parachute cord in usage got)

-Metal shower curtain rings

-Hot glue gun

Useful material for the DIY project

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If you choose the right plants, pull the plant container you will use in considering also the shading. I love the look of Succulents in shades next to the Green pot.

Succulents in colored flower pot

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As the planter also above your heads will depend, such will be rather apt, which are striking and provide more height and volume. You’ll be visible from your point of view out of the ground.

Stages of realisation of this plant project

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Drill a hole on either side of the plant container

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I’ll be honest with you. Was the olive plant container a bit hard to handle? Make sure that the flower pot, you choose is not too thick. Light metal would be a very good choice. Alternatively you can choose to also not very heavy wood or plastic. If the flower pot slips slightly, you should drill very carefully. It would also not a bad idea to pinch the flower pot to the point where it is attached. Then, you can also drill to provide more security.

Perhaps it would be better, to wear goggles, also.

Cut the cord to the desired length and pull the two ends of this through the holes of the plant container. So it forms a loop as shown in the picture below

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Knot the cord several times to make sure the whole extra. If you then drag them to the inside of the plant container, extra material will remain. So you could make a loop and then you should consider it too. So, you can bind still a node for more security.

When you are finished with the node on one side, then you should start with the other

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Don’t worry if there are some differences. You will find a way to correct the length if you must hang the pot.

Cut off the excess part of the cord and then cover the ends with glue. Carefully push them against the node so that it can remain on the square

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Be careful when working with hot glue. If you are not sure about the temperature, you take no risks. If you need to install the cord in the right spot, you can use a pair of tweezers.

Now, you can wrap the ends of long, entangled cords to a metal shower ring. Then take to the ring

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The shower curtain ring brings everything together and serves as a snare for the process of hanging. If one side of the plant container is longer than the other, wrap it around the shower ring. So you can catch up the loose ends.

Time to plant

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Add more potting soil to the pot and position the plants in the desired manner.

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I will conclude the article with a series of tips, which make it possible that the project runs smoother. You should rely on that you place stones and crystals in larger quantities.

Tips and tricks

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This project with small flower pots works best. Do you have any security concerns? If Yes, then you should consider a third hole into consideration and a further string, which you pull in to secure the whole thing. Attach the cord and then bring together all three cords to a metal shower ring.

Security concerns

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Of course, it should consider firmer wires through larger plants. The olive plant can benefit not only from the third hole. You could also use a metal chain in this case.

Metal chain

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Depending on where you hang the upper part of the flower container, you will see the plant maybe not from the lowest point of view. Add a shower ring on the surface and then he will turn in a different direction. So you will see it at its best. An additional ring can be a successful method, through which the flower pot will hang lower.

Metal rings

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I love the use of flower pots in two colors. Together, they form a great composition against the wall behind it. Why not put forward so this the area which separates from the neighbors?

Flower pots in two colors

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In addition to this beige, a great addition represents Aqua.

Here we see a plant container, which depends on the lattice

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One creates not only a modern, organic look through these flower pots in your outdoor area. From these, you can make great gifts for festivals and other special events, such as mother’s day.

DIY gift ideas

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I hope you enjoyed the article. Do you have other ideas for great DIY garden design that doesn’t cost much?

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