Glass Bottle Planter

Valeree Dunbar

By
@Valeree

I found this idea on facebook and just had to share it here. It makes a really cute planter and is self watering. love it.


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Prep:

10 Min

Method:

No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

glass bottle
yarn
nail polish remover
candle
potting soil
water
oil lantern wick thread
small plant

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Glass Bottle Cutting: Soak a piece of yard in nail polish remover. tie around bottle. light with a lit candle or lighter all the way around for about 10-15 seconds.
2
dip in bowl of cold water and you will have a perfect split everytime. Be sure to wear gloves and safety glasses just in case.
3
Invert the top of your bottle into the bottom piece.
Before filling with dirt and planting, thread some oil lantern wick thread through the top and down the bottle neck. This will absorb the water up into the soil giving you a self watering planter.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Non-Edibles
Main Ingredient: Non-Edible or Other
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy