Instructables: exploring - workshop - planter http://www.instructables.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:45:29 PDT BLOX v1.01 Planter crates without screws http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter-crates/
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By: J_Boi

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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 06:45:53 PDT
Starter cup made with recycled tp left over rolls http://www.instructables.com/id/Starter-cup-made-with-recycled-tp-left-over-rolls/
Starter cup made with recycled tp left over rolls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/IWC4/HSVGJ345/F29IWC4HSVGJ345.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/IWC4/HSVGJ345/F29IWC4HSVGJ345.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/IWC4/HSVGJ345/F29IWC4HSVGJ345.SMALL.jpg mvillalpando This is a simple to do Instructable to help you, mother earth, and pretty much everyone around produce your own starter veggie and or fruit plant using left over toilet paper rolls.  The material of the left over toilet paper rolls is cardboard, the masking tape is made of paper, and the bottom cove...
By: mvillalpando

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Thu, 20 Mar 2014 07:26:44 PDT
Simple Vertical Strawberry Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Vertical-Strawberry-Planter/
Simple Vertical Strawberry Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/STQL/HSPP5UTF/FPUSTQLHSPP5UTF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/STQL/HSPP5UTF/FPUSTQLHSPP5UTF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/STQL/HSPP5UTF/FPUSTQLHSPP5UTF.SMALL.jpg ecobra I have had great success with those hanging strawberry planters, but they only last 1 or 2 years. I've also had success stacking the pottery strawberry planters. After remodelling my home lab I had some bamboo interlocking flooring pieces left over, so I came up with the "MORE HORSEPOWER, HEH, HEH...
By: ecobra

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Thu, 13 Mar 2014 07:56:28 PDT
Welded Steel Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Welded-Steel-Planters/
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By: MonolithFab

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Tue, 11 Mar 2014 22:33:40 PDT
How to Make a Garden Trough (Hypertufa Planter) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Garden-Trough-Hypertufa-Planter/
How to Make a Garden Trough (Hypertufa Planter) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/2RYN/HRTKIUDL/FJF2RYNHRTKIUDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/2RYN/HRTKIUDL/FJF2RYNHRTKIUDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJF/2RYN/HRTKIUDL/FJF2RYNHRTKIUDL.SMALL.jpg This Old House Back in 1800s, crafty English farmers used to chisel feeding troughs for their animals out of local granite and sandstone. Nowadays, creative gardeners have adapted these old containers, which are now covered in moss and worn by decades of exposure to the elements, into decorative planters that woul...
By: This Old House

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Thu, 20 Feb 2014 10:36:59 PST
Planter Box from Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter-Box-from-Pallets/
Planter Box from Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/1W94/HQV6GRJJ/FHM1W94HQV6GRJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/1W94/HQV6GRJJ/FHM1W94HQV6GRJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/1W94/HQV6GRJJ/FHM1W94HQV6GRJJ.SMALL.jpg mtairymd Rendered image from CAD Drawing File – Plan 1 https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B21TbB8gGNQbMEl2... Drawing File – Plan 2 https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B21TbB8gGNQbUWUw... Find free pallets from Craigslist. If not available, you can purchase them locally for very little money. When...
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Sat, 25 Jan 2014 16:19:23 PST
Botanical Shower Buddy http://www.instructables.com/id/Botanical-Shower-Buddy/
Botanical Shower Buddy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/AXLW/HQOJ79XO/F3AAXLWHQOJ79XO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/AXLW/HQOJ79XO/F3AAXLWHQOJ79XO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/AXLW/HQOJ79XO/F3AAXLWHQOJ79XO.SMALL.jpg AngryRedhead I've been growing this rhipsalis plant for nearly a year, and it's been a true friend in the shower.  It listens to my singing (braying) and doesn't judge me, and I've enjoyed watching it grow. In this Instructable, you'll learn how to accomplish the same and have a fun potted plant for your shower...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 11:20:03 PST
Redwood Rock Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Redwood-Rock-Planters/
Redwood Rock Planters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/1FOQ/HQ1E8SOY/FSL1FOQHQ1E8SOY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/1FOQ/HQ1E8SOY/FSL1FOQHQ1E8SOY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/1FOQ/HQ1E8SOY/FSL1FOQHQ1E8SOY.SMALL.jpg jmc75 I made the first of these small succulent planters with some leftover redwood from a deck railing but they've turned into craft fair gold and I even have some local flower stores carrying them now.  I hope you have fun making some of your own but if you live in the bay area please don't show up in a...
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Sun, 5 Jan 2014 19:00:18 PST
Making A Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-Planter/
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Thu, 19 Dec 2013 14:32:57 PST
Mini Hydroponic Grow Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Hydroponic-Grow-Pot/
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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 07:51:16 PST
Plywood mini planter / flower pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Plywood-mini-planter-flower-pot/
Plywood mini planter / flower pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/N7FV/HO236K9U/FD0N7FVHO236K9U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/N7FV/HO236K9U/FD0N7FVHO236K9U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/N7FV/HO236K9U/FD0N7FVHO236K9U.SMALL.jpg alanhynek Got plywood? Want to plant something? Few not that difficult steps and your new planter will be ready! Design SketchUp is very easy to learn and designing in 3D isn't that difficult with it.I measured the piece of plywood I found lying around and put it into SketchUp.Then I decided what size of t...
By: alanhynek

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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 11:15:42 PST
Rain Gutter Garden Planter Troughs http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-Gutter-Garden-Planter-Troughs/
Rain Gutter Garden Planter Troughs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/6UFL/HNRKG2J8/FZC6UFLHNRKG2J8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/6UFL/HNRKG2J8/FZC6UFLHNRKG2J8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZC/6UFL/HNRKG2J8/FZC6UFLHNRKG2J8.SMALL.jpg MossdaleMakerspace Here's a great way to repurpose those spare bits of rain gutter from that construction site down the street. These trough planters are a great addition to any garden. Here's how I made mine using only the left over materials from other projects. Collect Tools & Materials If you have a constructio...
By: MossdaleMakerspace

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Fri, 8 Nov 2013 13:33:01 PST
Swan Planter Nightlight DIY http://www.instructables.com/id/Swan-Planter-Nightlight-DIY/
Swan Planter Nightlight DIY - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/PIML/HLY79B07/FK4PIMLHLY79B07.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/PIML/HLY79B07/FK4PIMLHLY79B07.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK4/PIML/HLY79B07/FK4PIMLHLY79B07.SMALL.jpg maize For about $10, you can make yourself a brand new swan nightlight! You'll need:  A swan planter of course and a string of lights.  I was going to use my white LED lights, but opted for a string of orange ones from the $tree instead.  I liked the orange glow and they didn't have the plug in extens...
By: maize

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Mon, 23 Sep 2013 16:29:07 PDT
DIY suede macrame plant holder http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-suede-macrame-plant-holder/
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By: Fairgoods

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Fri, 6 Sep 2013 14:14:24 PDT
The second life of a bucket http://www.instructables.com/id/The-second-life-of-a-bucket/
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By: foobear

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Sun, 4 Aug 2013 16:04:04 PDT
Simple Planter Ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Planter-Ladder/
Simple Planter Ladder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/4J8H/HIPISIQ3/FE94J8HHIPISIQ3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/4J8H/HIPISIQ3/FE94J8HHIPISIQ3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/4J8H/HIPISIQ3/FE94J8HHIPISIQ3.SMALL.jpg aledt This is an extremely simple project doable by pretty much anyone with some simple tools and a spare afternoon. I needed a way to tidy up my planters on the patio, keeping them sheltered from the strong wind we get here as much as possible and keeping them from blocking out each others sunlight. yo...
By: aledt

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Thu, 4 Jul 2013 14:19:43 PDT
Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/OLGJ/HINO229F/F6COLGJHINO229F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/OLGJ/HINO229F/F6COLGJHINO229F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6C/OLGJ/HINO229F/F6COLGJHINO229F.SMALL.jpg Mystikal42069 This is the Planter I made for my seedlings.
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Wed, 3 Jul 2013 09:05:16 PDT
Raised bed from old pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-bed-from-old-pallets/
Raised bed from old pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/M74N/HHS9IHMK/F7WM74NHHS9IHMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/M74N/HHS9IHMK/F7WM74NHHS9IHMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7W/M74N/HHS9IHMK/F7WM74NHHS9IHMK.SMALL.jpg tthomas10 I wanted to make a raised bed so me and my son could grow some veg at a level he could manage.  knocked this up quite quickly but has the potential to be finished really nicely giving a really strong, stable structure. It is predominantly made from two pallets.  Tools Guess tools and material...
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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 15:03:20 PDT
Window planter made from old pallet. window sill herb garden http://www.instructables.com/id/Window-planter-made-from-old-pallet-window-sill-h/
Window planter made from old pallet. window sill herb garden - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/SCKK/HHS9IH8B/F75SCKKHHS9IH8B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/SCKK/HHS9IH8B/F75SCKKHHS9IH8B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/SCKK/HHS9IH8B/F75SCKKHHS9IH8B.SMALL.jpg tthomas10 This is my first instructable, I designed these (well not really designed), more cobbled together, when i was looking for uses for the off cuts of pallets that i didn't reuse for the climbing frame ive made.  So yeah it took like 30 mins per one. cost about 50p.  Tools and ting. Tools: I us...
By: tthomas10

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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 11:59:31 PDT
Dumbell Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Dumbell-Planter/
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By: andrewt

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Thu, 6 Jun 2013 12:45:39 PDT
Newspaper Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Newspaper-Planters/
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By: AwesomeApothems

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Mon, 3 Jun 2013 04:25:53 PDT
Raised Planter Bed from Pallets http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-Planter-Bed-from-Pallets/
Raised Planter Bed from Pallets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/Q3JI/HH2VZX58/F16Q3JIHH2VZX58.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/Q3JI/HH2VZX58/F16Q3JIHH2VZX58.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F16/Q3JI/HH2VZX58/F16Q3JIHH2VZX58.SMALL.jpg elco_chan I recently saw a picture of a raised planter bed and though it was a really neat idea. I though this would be the solution for keeping rabbits out of my garden, only problem was they wanted $250 for it. After looking at the picture for a few minutes I was able to construct it in my head, only probl...
By: elco_chan

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Fri, 31 May 2013 20:48:04 PDT
Adding machine planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-machine-planter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/STD0/HH119XJF/FN1STD0HH119XJF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/STD0/HH119XJF/FN1STD0HH119XJF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN1/STD0/HH119XJF/FN1STD0HH119XJF.SMALL.jpg knife141 What can you possibly do with an old vintage adding machine that no longer works?  Well, you can toss it in the trash, or you can make an interesting planter from it! I found an old broken adding machine at a flea market -- the machine didn't work (and was not worth fixing), but the plastic housing...
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Wed, 22 May 2013 18:20:00 PDT
Mini planters from wine corks http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-planters-from-wine-corks/
Mini planters from wine corks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/BE7M/HGU2EHUL/F1DBE7MHGU2EHUL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/BE7M/HGU2EHUL/F1DBE7MHGU2EHUL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1D/BE7M/HGU2EHUL/F1DBE7MHGU2EHUL.SMALL.jpg nhuongthi Save wine corks from special occasions to create mementos for friends and family. What you'll need: 1 wine cork A magnet  Small succulent cutting (I used pinwheel succulents) Potting soil Glue gun Screw driver Knife Step 1: Hollow out cork Carefully hollow out the center of the cork with your ...
By: nhuongthi

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Mon, 20 May 2013 19:25:16 PDT
How to Make a Better Strawberry Pallet Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Better-Strawberry-Pallet-Planter/
How to Make a Better Strawberry Pallet Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/KXA4/HGU2P2XU/FKFKXA4HGU2P2XU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/KXA4/HGU2P2XU/FKFKXA4HGU2P2XU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKF/KXA4/HGU2P2XU/FKFKXA4HGU2P2XU.SMALL.jpg Lovely Greens Over the past year I've come across scores of diy pallet projects, some of them intriguing and others not quite there yet but still having potential. One that I see time and again is the idea of using a single wooden pallet as a strawberry planter. Filled with soil and with plants inserted in the ga...
By: Lovely Greens

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Sun, 19 May 2013 13:26:57 PDT
Easy Brick Planter Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Brick-Planter-Box/
Easy Brick Planter Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/WH0K/HGH6RFLS/F6KWH0KHGH6RFLS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/WH0K/HGH6RFLS/F6KWH0KHGH6RFLS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6K/WH0K/HGH6RFLS/F6KWH0KHGH6RFLS.SMALL.jpg Mandy Spring I've been a fan of instructables for about a month now and finally I decided to create my first entry (*^.^) This project is super simple and involves no tools, just a bit of elbow grease moving bricks around. I thought of the idea because I wanted to find some way of reusing a pile of bricks in our...
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Tue, 14 May 2013 15:13:16 PDT
Reclaimed Wood Flat-Pack Picnic Table With Planter/Ice Trough http://www.instructables.com/id/Reclaimed-Wood-Flat-Pack-Picnic-Table-With-Planter/
Reclaimed Wood Flat-Pack Picnic Table With Planter/Ice Trough - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/IGUW/HFSHSH7V/F58IGUWHFSHSH7V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/IGUW/HFSHSH7V/F58IGUWHFSHSH7V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F58/IGUW/HFSHSH7V/F58IGUWHFSHSH7V.SMALL.jpg quitethecontrary Here's our Reclaimed Wood Flat Pack Picnic Table With Planter (I know.  It's a mouthful).  There is a gutter running down the center below the tabletop surface that can be filled with ice to put your beers in on a hot day, or for planting herbs (reach across the table to get the freshest seasoning f...
By: quitethecontrary

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Mon, 13 May 2013 21:16:09 PDT
shutter planter with succulants http://www.instructables.com/id/shutter-planter-with-succulants/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/XIA5/HGH70CDD/FXAXIA5HGH70CDD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/XIA5/HGH70CDD/FXAXIA5HGH70CDD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/XIA5/HGH70CDD/FXAXIA5HGH70CDD.SMALL.jpg waterfallproject I made this using a window shutter that I primered and painted sage green. I then mounted 4 metal hose clamps and placed mason canning jars in the clamps and tightened them down. I filled the jars with a mix of potting soil and fish meal pellets and added a finniale to the top center and hung a smal...
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Wed, 8 May 2013 21:26:42 PDT
Deck garden planter box http://www.instructables.com/id/Deck-garden-planter-box/
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By: Josieac

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Tue, 7 May 2013 19:00:25 PDT
Planter made at TechShop Round Rock http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter-made-at-TechShop-Round-Rock/
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By: minnick89

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Fri, 3 May 2013 20:11:12 PDT
DIY Vertical Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Vertical-Planter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/9I8R/HFSHU1GU/F459I8RHFSHU1GU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/9I8R/HFSHU1GU/F459I8RHFSHU1GU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F45/9I8R/HFSHU1GU/F459I8RHFSHU1GU.SMALL.jpg angelitali Material: 5x Bamboo Sticks 1x Pot 1x Gardening Net
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Wed, 1 May 2013 08:41:16 PDT
Waist High Planter Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Waist-High-Planter-Box/
Waist High Planter Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/K0LU/HFD173K3/FY4K0LUHFD173K3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/K0LU/HFD173K3/FY4K0LUHFD173K3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/K0LU/HFD173K3/FY4K0LUHFD173K3.SMALL.jpg MidnightMaker This is an indestructable waist high planter box that we hope will bring us to partial "vegetable independence" from the grocery store this season.  There has been a trend in the neighborhood towards planter boxes. I don't fully understand why vegetables can't just be grown in the ground like they ...
By: MidnightMaker

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Sat, 13 Apr 2013 19:03:31 PDT
DIY Raised Bed Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Raised-Bed-Planter/
DIY Raised Bed Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/XEDJ/HFD1DDHQ/FJ3XEDJHFD1DDHQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/XEDJ/HFD1DDHQ/FJ3XEDJHFD1DDHQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ3/XEDJ/HFD1DDHQ/FJ3XEDJHFD1DDHQ.SMALL.jpg rhodylife While the title of this DIY suggests that I made a raised bed planter, what it doesn't tell you is how raised it actually is.  This planter sits about 30" off the ground, and actually has legs on it.  I know, right?  That's really tall! This DIY was inspired by Ana White's Plan for Counter Height P...
By: rhodylife

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Fri, 12 Apr 2013 13:32:42 PDT
Potato Cage http://www.instructables.com/id/Potato-Cage/
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By: webdiver

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Tue, 9 Apr 2013 17:11:09 PDT
Raised Bed Planter Boxes http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-Bed-Planter-Boxes/
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Mon, 8 Apr 2013 11:37:44 PDT
Pallet Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Planter-1/
Pallet Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/I14I/HF240BE1/FQXI14IHF240BE1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/I14I/HF240BE1/FQXI14IHF240BE1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQX/I14I/HF240BE1/FQXI14IHF240BE1.SMALL.jpg sladek Use pallets to make planters or plant pots. Basic Frame The worst bit is first. Take apart a few pallets and de-nail them. I used a Pallet Reclamation Bar. Cut 4 legs the same length. Cut 8 side bars to the length you'd like the width of your planter. Frame Assembly 1 Build two matching sides...
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Sun, 7 Apr 2013 10:45:38 PDT
Raised Planter Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Raised-Planter-Stand/
Raised Planter Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/QO3W/HEXSS4XW/FH4QO3WHEXSS4XW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/QO3W/HEXSS4XW/FH4QO3WHEXSS4XW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/QO3W/HEXSS4XW/FH4QO3WHEXSS4XW.SMALL.jpg RushFan This is a solution I came up with for planting a garden above my septic system leach field. I didn't want to plant directly on the field, or even create a raised bed. I had access to 55 gallon juice drums and thought I would make use of 3 of them. The stand features the 3 drums cut in half lengthwis...
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Mon, 1 Apr 2013 06:42:01 PDT
DIY CONCRETE:: Planter Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-CONCRETE-Cardboard-Duct-Tape-Planter-Box/
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By: CHENG Concrete

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Mon, 11 Mar 2013 23:06:46 PDT
planter Build - simple http://www.instructables.com/id/planter-Build-simple/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/X1XO/HBXWSRFW/FC7X1XOHBXWSRFW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/X1XO/HBXWSRFW/FC7X1XOHBXWSRFW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC7/X1XO/HBXWSRFW/FC7X1XOHBXWSRFW.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon Wanted to make something for my mother. grabbed some net that we had , cut it to the size that i needed Attached it at the sides with some cable ties covered the inner side with nylon in order that the soil will not pass threw the net filled it with soil , bought some nice plant , and it`s ready...
By: RoeyLeon

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Tue, 22 Jan 2013 13:12:15 PST
Building a Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-Planter/
Building a Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/T33E/HAQ3CZV0/F8FT33EHAQ3CZV0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/T33E/HAQ3CZV0/F8FT33EHAQ3CZV0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8F/T33E/HAQ3CZV0/F8FT33EHAQ3CZV0.SMALL.jpg RoeyLeon I just love plants and trees , and waking up to a  " Green " environment in general. My house has a lot of plants allocated inside , and i thought to my self that it`s time to construct some Planter for the porch in the living-room . So i drove to some Hanger in my city that sells woods , bought me...
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Wed, 16 Jan 2013 00:31:34 PST
Make a Fruit Fence Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Fruit-Fence-Planter/
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Sat, 12 Jan 2013 16:17:41 PST
Planter Boxes for Windows with Bars http://www.instructables.com/id/Planter-Boxes-for-Windows-with-Bars/
Planter Boxes for Windows with Bars - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/O11E/H8OJEWZM/FGRO11EH8OJEWZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/O11E/H8OJEWZM/FGRO11EH8OJEWZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/O11E/H8OJEWZM/FGRO11EH8OJEWZM.SMALL.jpg noahw These scrap wood window planter boxes have two big steel hooks on the back of them that hang onto the bars on some of my windows.  I figured why not take advantage of the ugly, but perhaps necessary bars that are all already securely mounted onto the window frame, and brighten them up a bit with a h...
By: noahw

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Fri, 26 Oct 2012 10:00:39 PDT
Installing a planter/window box.......... the easy way http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-a-planterwindow-box-the-easy/
Installing a planter/window box.......... the easy way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/PKEZ/H82U0VNL/FR7PKEZH82U0VNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/PKEZ/H82U0VNL/FR7PKEZH82U0VNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR7/PKEZ/H82U0VNL/FR7PKEZH82U0VNL.SMALL.jpg Gareth0123 This is another of my Reclaimed Pallet Timber projects. This is about the easiest way to install a planter or window box to other structures such as  fences, sheds, garages, and other walls, etc. This method allows easy removal and installation of the planter box when carrying out maintenance, clean...
By: Gareth0123

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Tue, 9 Oct 2012 14:43:52 PDT
Slot Together Pyramid Garden Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Slot-Together-Pyramid-Garden-Planter/
Slot Together Pyramid Garden Planter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/8VAR/HAQ30D33/F7F8VARHAQ30D33.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/8VAR/HAQ30D33/F7F8VARHAQ30D33.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7F/8VAR/HAQ30D33/F7F8VARHAQ30D33.SMALL.jpg Gareth0123 I have been busy with my Pallet Dismantling bar again, and this time I have made slot together pyramid garden planter from the reclaimed Pallet timbers. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ipQLy-0Pfag This planter took me approximately 90 minutes to make: The design is simple, and so is the required lev...
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Mon, 1 Oct 2012 15:32:46 PDT
Sow small seeds consistently with vibrating seeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Get-a-consistent-placement-of-small-seeds-with-thi/
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By: dwesely

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Sun, 23 Sep 2012 21:35:59 PDT
Grow Light Planter http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-Light-Planter/
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Sun, 9 Sep 2012 07:23:12 PDT
CRT to Planter Upcycle: Introduction & Materials http://www.instructables.com/id/CRT-to-Planter-Upcycle-Introduction-Materials/
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Fri, 10 Aug 2012 10:10:24 PDT
Custom Potted Plant from TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Potted-Plant-from-TechShop/
Custom Potted Plant from TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/A61T/H4AGJJ3M/F91A61TH4AGJJ3M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/A61T/H4AGJJ3M/F91A61TH4AGJJ3M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F91/A61T/H4AGJJ3M/F91A61TH4AGJJ3M.SMALL.jpg techshop_android Purpose: Re-purpose salvaged materials to add a unique feature to your garden. Tools: virtually none Materials: old washer drum, spray paint, rocks, dirt, plants and light Salvage Operation Easily the trickiest part of the process, finding scrap materials to use can be a challenge.  If you have ...
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Mon, 9 Jul 2012 21:58:36 PDT
Easy Planter Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Planter-Project/
Easy Planter Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/CBVJ/H4AG8V3M/FLMCBVJH4AG8V3M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/CBVJ/H4AG8V3M/FLMCBVJH4AG8V3M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/CBVJ/H4AG8V3M/FLMCBVJH4AG8V3M.SMALL.jpg jasonk2 This easy planter project can be done by almost anyone and can easily become a family project as well! Tools This project only uses a few easy to find and simple to use tools 1. Hammer 2. Saw (any type will do) 3. Some clamps 4. A ruler Materials This project only requires a few materials and...
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Sun, 8 Jul 2012 09:52:39 PDT
Stylish and Low Cost 55 Gallon Drum Planters http://www.instructables.com/id/Stylish-and-Low-Cost-55-Gallon-Drum-Planters/
Stylish and Low Cost 55 Gallon Drum Planters - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/HASS/H3Z3SUJL/FQVHASSH3Z3SUJL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/HASS/H3Z3SUJL/FQVHASSH3Z3SUJL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQV/HASS/H3Z3SUJL/FQVHASSH3Z3SUJL.SMALL.jpg noahw I wanted to build some simple, low cost & attractive containers for a few fruit trees that were ready to be replanted in my backyard.  Using second hand 55 gallon food safe plastic barrels and some scrap wood that I cleaned up on the planer, I was able to create some very basic planters for my backy...
By: noahw

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Wed, 4 Jul 2012 10:29:13 PDT