Feb 9 2017 – Explore Cristina Quirinos board Driftwood Succulent Arrangements on Pinterest. Some were too small and some areas of the driftwood didnt have enough space to accommodate both moss AND a succulent.
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How to plant succulents in driftwood. Place succulents into the soil making sure the roots are covered. Videos you watch may be added to the TVs watch history and influence TV recommendations. This shows you 3 ways other than planting to attach succulents to driftwood to actually get them to grow last for more than just a few weeks.
Heres how to plant succulents in a driftwood or old log planter. All thats left to do now is glue your succulents onto the coir or moss and enjoy your new driftwood planter at home. The supplies are Spanish moss sheet moss sheet coco coir hot glue E6000 quick dry fishing line floral wire grapevine wire.
See more ideas about succulents garden succulents planting succulents. Vary the size shape and color of the succulents all along the driftwood for visual appeal. Succulents will hot glue directly onto the driftwood.
Succulents and driftwood are a match made in heaven just like peanut butter and bananas or brussel sprouts and balsamic vinegar. Here is how to plant them in a driftwood or old log planter. You can find driftwood in a myriad of odd shapes and sizes add succulents to it and youll get a stunning and fun piece of living art.
Start with a crack or depression that is somewhat towards the middle of the wood. Use a gouge tool to dig it out and make more space for your plants. You can use driftwood or any piece of wood that has some age and weathering to it.
If you line a baking tray with parchment paper it makes cleanup a lot easier when youve finished baking the wood. If playback doesnt begin shortly try restarting your device. Then use the crafting glue or some hot glue to attach the moss or coir to the driftwood log.
You can also tuck in bits of decorative moss around the succulents. Jul 21 2016 – Explore Rebecca Krause-Wattss board succulents on driftwood followed by 192 people on Pinterest. In order to prevent everything from falling out I made a line of floral glue in the back of the planter and attached the sphagnum moss to it.
To plant your succulents grab a fistful of Spanish moss or cut out a circle of coir with some sharp scissors. If youre worried about bugs in your driftwood you can bake it in the oven at 250º for 2 hours. You can use driftwood or any piece of wood that has some age and weathering to it.
Succulents with their interesting shapes and marvelous textures and colors are undemanding and easy to grow. When I was living in Santa Barbara I collected shells and rocks from the beach to use as ground cover in my garden. Once put together the succulents really only need about four to six hours of sunlight and a once a week watering to stay happy and healthy.
Attaching Succulent Plants Put floral glue or hot glue on the bottom of your succulent cutting and attach it securely to the moss. Succulents and driftwood are a winning combo just like peanut butter and jelly. Succulents will hot glue directly onto the driftwood but if you use something coarser to attach to like moss or sheet coir theyll adhere much better and be easier to water.
Now keep in mind the succulents will start to want to root in a few weeks to a few months as they outgrow the driftwood so this is not a long term project. This shows you 3 ways other than planting to attach succulents to dri. Softwoods will make a faster easier project.
Clean up your driftwood. While succulents can grow without any soil I want this piece to last for as long as possible so I decided to use sphagnum moss as a sort of soil to keep the succulents in place. If its dirty rinse off any dirt or sand.
Succulents driftwood are a match made in heaven just like peanut butter bananas. Some succulent cuttings are much longer lasting than others but they all need something to root into to keep them looking fresh for the long haul. May 23 2018 – Explore Recia Rays board Succulents on driftwood on Pinterest.
How to Create a Driftwood Succulent Planter. Soft woods will make a faster easier project. See more ideas about succulents succulents garden planting succulents.
Succulents driftwood are a match made in heaven just like peanut butter bananas. I didnt place moss under EVERY succulent.