DIY | How to Make Plant Lanterns

Updated: Dec 12, 2020

Lanterns are a lovely relic and a great art deco piece. Add plants to them and they easily look impressive sitting in your small space garden. I'm going to show you how to make them with this simple guide

DIY Lantern with succulents on a table top

1.Drill holes into the bottom of your lantern

2. Fill with gravel

3. Add potting soil

4. Add the following suggested plants:

Abromeitiella brevifolia

Carpet moss (optional)

Crassula columella Echeveria minima

Frithia pulchra

Pachyveria ‘Powder Puff'

Photo: Persia Lou

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