Introduction: I.F.O. Identifiable Flowering Object

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The I.F.O. or Identifiable Flowering Object is a flowering planter that can be placed almost any where in a yard or garden, where it can be seen and appreciated by anyone and as a plus it can be readily moved as the owner see's fit. It is around 30 inches off the ground so it is at a good height to view for anyone that has difficulty bending over to smell the flowers.

Step 1: The Pieces Needed

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The Garden Stake table was bought at my local hardware store on sale at $2 each, regularly $10 each so I bought several, they come in Blue, Green, Yellow and Orange.
A plastic flower pot, the one i used, I had on hand.
Potting soil,
Plants, we had some coleus that hadn't been planted anywhere yet.
A drill and a 3/8 inch drill bit.

Step 2: Preparation and Assembly

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Drill a hole in the center of the flower pot bottom.
Place the pot on the stud sticking through the center of the tray.
Thread handle onto stud.

Step 3: Fill and Plant

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Fill the pot with potting soil.
Poke holes in the soil  where you want to plant and put in your plants.
Admire and place somewhere in your yard.
I placed ours in amongst some Tiger Lily leaves.


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