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How to make Milk Carton Molds Concrete flower pots * Marthastewart // DIY
not only these hypertufa planters from milk carton molds but also other ideas for planters
Decorative Flowerpots and Planters - Martha Stewart - make your own with milk cartons
saw these in a display at anthro concrete planters using milk carton molds by Martha Stewart
Milk Carton Concrete Pots ~ Milk cartons used as molds create cube-shaped hypertufa vessels, each sized for a single succulent. The tint variations are achieved by mixing in masonry stains.
~ Directions ~
Mix 3 quarts peat moss, 3 quarts perlite, and 3 quarts portland cement. Mix in 13 1/2 tablespoons masonry stain (1 1/2 tablespoons per quart). Add water until mixture has the consistency of cottage cheese. Makes 3 to 4 small boxes (4-inch cubes or 4 by 4 by 5 inches).
~ Set Time and Release ~
Let set for 24 hours, then gently remove interior container. After another 24 hours, tear away carton.
hypertufa planters from milk carton molds • martha stewart #DIY #home #succulent #succulents
Hypertufa is intended as a manufactured substitute for natural tufa, which is a slowly precipitated limestone rock; being very porous,
Hypertufa Garden Art planter Learn how to make your own beautiful planters and garden art. #tutorial #containergardening
Varied hypertufa planters from milk carton molds: TinCanFlorist ~ facebook
Hypertufa planting spheres. Image via Woodward Greenhouse.
Had a bay tree, but was very unruly so gave it to Susan. Going to find better behaved one soon!
hypertufa planter - I really like the organic look of this one...
Great container garden, especially spilling over the Spruce. Love these tall pots for the back patio maybe
Lighted planters; beautiful at dusk and in the night-time~~
DIY Stone planter, galvanized bucket, planter, gardening
Leaching Your New Hypertufa Pot - The Hypertufa Gardener
Two pots, a wooden slab with 2 holes & a few screws are all it takes. This may be a little "formal" for my style of landscaping, but I think it could look nice on the deck I've got planned (near the hot tub I want someday!)