This Flower Box was crafted from old pallet wood. It is a economical and characteristic solution to give your garden flair. We have searched the neighborhood for old pallets and then dismantled to use it for the flower box.
I want to thank Sven for the help in designing and building this this Flower Box.
- 100 screws of 4 x 40mm
- Pallet wood
- Root Cloth
- Cordless drill
- Hand saw
Step 1: Flower Box Design
Here is the building plan showing how we can use all the pallet wood for the flower box.
Step 2: Saw the Pallet Wood in the Right Size
This are the 3 different sizes of wood you need saw including the sizes in Millimeters
7x 405 mm x 135 mm
4x 445 mm x 135 mm
8x 500 mm x 67.5 mm
You can use the excel sheet to calculate the lengths you needs. Be sure to double check however before you start cutting your planks.
Step 3: Screw the Wooden Frame of the Flower Box Together
This picture shows how planks of the sides look together.
Step 4: Complete the Wooden Construction
The picture shows the complete wooden construction.
Step 5: Attach the Root Cloth Inside of the Flower Box
In order to ensure that the soil and the roots of the flowers remain within the flower box, we use root cloth and staple it on the inside of the flower box.
Step 6: Fill the Flower Box With Fertilized Soil
We have used special fertilized soil to fill the flower box so that we can be sure that the flowers can grow well.
Step 7: Plant Your Favorite Flowers in the Flower Box
Now it's time to put your favorite plant in the flower box and quietly enjoy your garden.