Instructables: exploring - living - green - plant http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:11:14 PST BLOX v1.01 Pebble Flower Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Pebble-Flower-Pot/
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 09:42:48 PST
My String Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/My-String-Garden/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 02:39:52 PST
Rootage of plantlets http://www.instructables.com/id/Rootage-of-plantlets/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 02:36:48 PST
Fall Pumpkin Centerpiece/ Planters/ Gift http://www.instructables.com/id/Fall-Pumpkin-Centerpiece-Planters-Gift/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:22:21 PDT
How to make an Aquaponic system for a small room. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-Aquaponic-system-for-a-small-room/
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Sat, 4 Oct 2014 19:13:56 PDT
Terrarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Terrarium-2/
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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:34:50 PDT
How To Make A Plant Pot Out Of A Water Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Plant-Pot-Out-Of-A-Water-Bottle/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 13:27:55 PDT
Transplant a House Plant to larger pot (without buying a thing!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Transplant-a-House-Plant-to-larger-pot-without-buy/
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Mon, 16 Jun 2014 09:29:12 PDT
How To Plant Bug Eating Plants http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Plant-Bug-Eating-Plants/
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Sat, 14 Jun 2014 20:21:41 PDT
DIY Flower Pot from can http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Flower-Pot-from-can/
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Thu, 5 Jun 2014 12:50:49 PDT
Start an Ananas Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Start-an-ananas-plant/
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 20:34:51 PDT
Planting With Orbeez http://www.instructables.com/id/Planting-With-Orbeez/
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 14:41:49 PST
Simple Hydroponic System http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Hydroponic-System/
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 10:07:22 PST
How to make a Lightbulb terrarium http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Lightbulb-terrarium/
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Mon, 11 Nov 2013 04:08:40 PST
plastic bottle planter http://www.instructables.com/id/plastic-bottle-planter/
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 19:55:09 PDT
Potted Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Potted-Plant/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/087J/HIW8MR7O/FZ7087JHIW8MR7O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/087J/HIW8MR7O/FZ7087JHIW8MR7O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ7/087J/HIW8MR7O/FZ7087JHIW8MR7O.SMALL.jpg snagel Yesterday I decided to pot some plants so that I can grow my own herbs, lettuces and strawberries. My Dad gave me a big plastic pot that was a big plastic butt and he used a saw to cut it in half and use it as a big plant pot. My husband drilled some holes in the bottom for water drainage. I had a...
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Mon, 8 Jul 2013 15:58:18 PDT
Top & Bottom Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Top-Bottom-Planter/
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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 14:54:41 PDT
Small portable greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Small-portable-greenhouse/
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Sun, 26 May 2013 09:27:06 PDT
Positive Impact Vehicle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Positive-Impact-Vehicle/
Positive Impact Vehicle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/YDZE/H21CGM72/FSOYDZEH21CGM72.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/YDZE/H21CGM72/FSOYDZEH21CGM72.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSO/YDZE/H21CGM72/FSOYDZEH21CGM72.SMALL.jpg ArborPress This instructable is for an idea that I saw on a longboarding forum. The idea is that you can grow grass on the deck of a skateboard providing a soft surface that consumes CO2 and puts out fresh, clean Oxygen! Thats right, it is the ultimate hipster ecofreak treehugger accessory! To start out, you ...
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Sun, 20 May 2012 16:10:27 PDT
Repurposed Bottle Terrarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Repurposed-Bottle-Terrarium/
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Mon, 2 Apr 2012 18:45:46 PDT
Creative Plant Pot with Car Tires http://www.instructables.com/id/Creative-Plant-Pot-with-Car-Tires/
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Mon, 26 Mar 2012 04:35:06 PDT
Do it Yourself String Garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Do-it-Yourself-String-Garden/
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Tue, 29 Nov 2011 17:19:35 PST
An Urban farm http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Urban-farm/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/Z8OD/GNXX4462/FOIZ8ODGNXX4462.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/Z8OD/GNXX4462/FOIZ8ODGNXX4462.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/Z8OD/GNXX4462/FOIZ8ODGNXX4462.SMALL.jpg MadBricoleur This is my dad's garden. Each year, for the past couple of years, we've planted vegetables and fruits, a few flowers, and used our chickens' "manure" for the fertilizer. And each year, the crop yields a few months of delicious, flavor-packed, fresh organic tomatoes, squash, cucumbers, arugula, mizun...
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Sun, 22 May 2011 21:14:16 PDT
Plant tags from plastic bottles http://www.instructables.com/id/Plant-tags-from-plastic-bottles/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/4M28/GN4D043P/FJ04M28GN4D043P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/4M28/GN4D043P/FJ04M28GN4D043P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ0/4M28/GN4D043P/FJ04M28GN4D043P.SMALL.jpg scraptopower Identify your plants and seedlings with shampoo bottles. These plastic tags are cut down from the sides of shampoo bottles, here's how to make them: Remove all of the labels Cut the top ,and bottom off the bottle and down the side so you have a flat piece of plastic. Cut the plastic int...
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Sun, 1 May 2011 14:28:32 PDT
How to make an indoor garden http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-an-indoor-garden/
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Wed, 12 May 2010 15:23:48 PDT
Recycled 2 Liter Green House http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Liter-Green-House/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2009 11:17:21 PDT