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How to create a garden basket

Create a Garden Basket

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Gardening has so many different chores and each needs a different tool for each task. These three are essential, but the list is endless.

Gardening has so many different chores and each needs a different tool for each task. These three are essential, but the list is endless.

Choose the container to line. Lay out coco fiber and measure & cut to fit dimensions.

Choose the container to line. Lay out coco fiber and measure & cut to fit dimensions.

Fit the coco fiber to the shaped container, overlapping if needed.

Fit the coco fiber to the shaped container, overlapping if needed.

Add the potting soil to 3/4 of the way in the container.

Add the potting soil to 3/4 of the way in the container.

Space the bedding plants in the arrangement for optimal show. When needed add dimension and height with soil to raise the center for a varied contrast, keeping in mind the growing habit of the plants.

Space the bedding plants in the arrangement for optimal show. When needed add dimension and height with soil to raise the center for a varied contrast, keeping in mind the growing habit of the plants.

The plants should now be back- filled with potting mix and tamped in. Water on regular schedule as pots and decorative containers have a tendency to dry out quicker than their flower bed companions.

The plants should now be back- filled with potting mix and tamped in. Water on regular schedule as pots and decorative containers have a tendency to dry out quicker than their flower bed companions.

Now place the new arrangement in a place where it can be enjoyed!

Now place the new arrangement in a place where it can be enjoyed!

Keep the arrangement where it can be viewed and enjoyed while being protected from extreme temperature changes.

Keep the arrangement where it can be viewed and enjoyed while being protected from extreme temperature changes.

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  • 3.0ft Coco Fiber liner
  • 2.0ft CU Garden Potting Soil
  • 1.0 Wrought Iron Basket
  • 1.0 Pair Utility Scissors
  • 1.0 Spade
  • 1.0 Measuring Tape
  • 12.0 Assorted Flowers