Transforming simple succulents into focal points for the whole garden has never been easier – check out these stunning DIY succulent balls!
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It’s one thing to hang succulents in the usual baskets and planters, but why not get a little more creating and come up with something unique? We were absolutely blown away when we first came across the guide you’ll find below – not only because of the results, but also how easy it is to put the planter ball together. With just a few basic supplies and the kinds of tools you’ll already have around the house, you’ll soon be marveling upon your handiwork and proud owners of a show-stopping floral centerpiece!
Glamorous Gardens Made Simple!
In terms of what you’ll need to make your own succulent balls at home, most of the tools you’ll probably already have but the rest can be picked up for next to nothing.
- Hanging baskets (at least two, identical in size and shape)
- Appropriate soil
- Foam blocks from a florist
- Plants of your choosing (succulents)
- Paper clips of floral pins
- Metallic chain
- Thin twine or wire
- Wire or a heavier gauge
- Pencil or screwdriver
- Spagnum moss
As you can see in the pictures, the basic principle couldn’t be simpler – just combine the two standard planters together to create an amazing floral sphere! The instructional guide you’ll find below has been made superbly easy to follow and covers every important step from start to finish. Even if you’re not exactly the most technical type when it comes to gardening, you’ll soon find these balls of beauty are an absolute walk in the park to put together!
Be the envy of your neighbors and arm yourself with the skills to make amazing gifts for any special occasion! With just a few hours to one side and maybe a little help from the family, it really won’t be long before your garden is bursting into life like you’ve never seen before!
DIY SUCCULENT BALLS [GALLERY]
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