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I do a lot of plant seeding in the spring, and have a paper pot maker, that will make small plant pots, about the size of a jiffy peat pot. Its great ...
All you need is a newspaper, a large spice bottle, scissors, potting mix, a pen or "dibbler" to make the hole in mix for the plant, and finally, a pla...
You need to know how wide of a strip of newspaper to cut... I want my finished pot to be about 5 inches high... my spice bottle is 2 inches wide. I do...
As you can see from the pictures... I marked my newspaper to cut it into a 6 1/2 inch wide strip. You will need a strip of newspaper that will go a...
Align the spice bottle to the level or height you want to plant pot... In the picture you can see that the newspaper almost completely covers the sp...
The plant pot will stand on its own once you secure the bottom of the pot... you do this simply by folding over the edge of the newspaper across the b...
Pull the pot off of the bottle slightly, so you can "pinch" the edges of the bottom of the pot... that will make the pot stand up straighter.
Remove the pot from the bottle. If you are worried about the pot coming apart, you can fold over the top edge towards the inside of the pot about 1/4 ...
Once your pot is finished, fill with soil and plant!
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