10 Ways To Create A Mini Succulent Garden

10 Ways To Create A Mini Succulent Garden

Succulents can be grown indoors or outside and their small size means that you can create interesting combinations in compact containers. With their variety of shapes and low maintenance requirements succulents make ideal houseplants. The article quoted below shows the different ways succulents can be displayed and includes tutorials. I found this information on the Balcony Garden Web site.

See these fascinating succulent planting ideas. You will definitely find them interesting. The best part is that we have added links to the tutorials of some of the best ideas.

The succulents are an impeccable option for decorating a house. They are easy to maintain and very suitable to participate in many DIY projects for your interior and exterior space. There are so many species of succulents too, therefore, you can enjoy beautiful combinations too.

1. Make beautiful compositions with succulents, experiment, and experience.

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You can make interesting compositions with succulents. Succulents cover the entire surface of the soil with their dense foliage: Succulent leaves vary in color, shape, and pattern and so, beautiful combinations are possible.
Combine succulents with pebbles for creating beautiful effects. You can put real pebbles or glass pebbles.

2. Mini Succulent garden in glass bowl

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Succulents blend well with each other and are well suited for centerpieces and other decors, consider a wedding. The container may vary in size, enormously, leading to all sorts of effects. Bowls, pots, vases or glasses can be tried out for your succulent bowl garden.
In your succulent bowl garden, there will be no drainage so be careful when watering, water sporadically and keep the soil relatively dry.

3. DIY Succulent Bookend

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Prop up your favorite reads with this easy-to-make mini garden. Succulents are easy to grow. They add a welcome pop of greenery to any book collection when planted in clear vases filled with pretty river stones. Here?s how to create your own.

4. Succulents in a DIY hanging pot

succulent planting ideas (12)Make this easy hanging succulent planter with a tray or shallow pot, succulents, threads, and candles. To make it, just plant the succulents in a tray that has holes on sides to hang (or drill a few holes). Hang the tray with the help of threads. You can also put some candles, burn those candles in the night to create an astonishing effect. Ensure you do not hang this in a windy spot.

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Feature photo: Succulents and Sunshine

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