Use Vintage Metal Buckets for Planters

Use vintage metal buckets found at yard sales for container gardening. In most cases, the buckets already have holes in the bottom, acting as great drainage holes. Fill with organic materials and plants and, voila, you have a portable container gardening solution!

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By Lisa from Halifax, Nova Scotia

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September 20, 20070 found this helpful

I've been doing the same thing & it's great, Have had the hubby spray them with Rustoleum in my favorite shades of purple, I love it & so do the neighbors!! Glad you sent the tip in for others,

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