Homemade Carmex Container Houseplant

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Introduction: Homemade Carmex Container Houseplant

Are you the type of person that has alot of time or just likes plain random stuff? This instructable is for you!

Step 1: Materials

Stuff you need
-The infamous Carmex container
-Miracle Gro (dirt works too)
-Fish tank pebbles
-A blade of grass

Step 2: Clean

Take the carmex bottle AND lid and clean in sink with VERY hot water, You dont want the chemicals to kill the plant.

Step 3: Soil

Get some dirt or miracle gro and place a little bit in the carmex container

Step 4: The Plant

Go outside and carefully take a blade of grass (With the Root) out of the ground and stick the root inside of the dirt of the container.

Step 5: Rocks

Take some small fish tank pebbles and put them on top of the dirt to weigh down the plant and keep the dirt inside.

Step 6: Water

Now you are done with your beginners blade of grass, give it a name and water it every time you water your lawn. The amount of water you need is in the lid, just fill it up halfway and water your plant.

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    4 Comments

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    sugarsnout
    sugarsnout

    9 years ago on Introduction

    very cool Have you tries other small plants or moss?

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    Derek Vigil
    Derek Vigil

    Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

    Thanks, I haven't yet but I might try experimenting with plants that wont struggle with a small space like a small cactus or something.

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    sugarsnout
    sugarsnout

    Reply 9 years ago on Introduction

    cool You could also use smaller or coloured craft sand for a different look