We’re on this interval of sluggish transition from winter to spring, a few of you’ve got already noticed blooms however but others are nonetheless ready for the snow to soften away. To these of us, we are able to in the meantime convey some life to our houses with a plant or two. And for that we’d like a cultured planter to residence that plant of ours with this bowl planter that we constructed from simply two IKEA bowls. Speak about a fast answer to your by no means ending want for brand new planters or but another excuse to get your self a brand new plant at what higher time than lately.
Let’s transfer forward to see how we are able to make this planter
1.Earlier than we start, be certain to take away tags and wash your bowls clear. For this challenge I selected Gorilla glue one of many strongest glue out there in order to verify the our planter is secure to be used. You should utilize some other sturdy glue of your selection. Gorilla glue works finest if the floor is barely moist, for that purpose we wipe the bottom of our glass bowl with a moist material
2.Now, we apply a beneficiant quantity of glue. Gorilla glue expands itself after utility so its essential to not go overboard as it can leak out and probably distort the floor.
3.Place your wood bowl over the glass bowl ( the wood bowl will kind the bottom )
4. Now invert your bowl to the opposite aspect and place some heavy objects into the bowl to assist in adhering the them two items collectively. Depart them in a secure nook of your property to dry for 1-2 hours. As soon as dry and secure, slid the plant of your selection into your new shiny planter. I’ve a penchant for cascading crops and this planter was rightfully meant for my new lipstick plant
Ideally this planter may very well be used for brief and bushy crops. What involves my thoughts is the likes of crops corresponding to English ivy, donkey’s tail, string of pearls, satan’s ivy and so forth. And never neglect it may very nicely make an incredible trendy terrarium to residence your tiny succulents and cactus’s.
We’d like to know what you consider this IKEA hack, would you sacrifice your salad bowl to make a planter or it’s a no move?