Dollar Tree Candle Holders as Succulent Pots

As you all may know, I love plants, especially succulents. They're actually my go to gift to give to co-workers, family, friends, neighbors, teachers, etc.
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I wanted to share another option where I find pots or in this case these are actually ceramic candle holders from Dollar Tree for just $1 each. It's the perfect size to fit a couple succulents in.

I purchased the last four. I will be back when they restock to buy a couple more to save.

There are other awesome finds at Dollar Tree. I would highly recommend checking out their garden, glass, and floral section for inspiration.

Other succulent planter options: https://www.thriftyfun.com/Succulent-Planters.html

- Mason jars
- tin baskets

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January 26, 20190 found this helpful

Great idea; those little white votive holders are perfect pots for holding succulents on the windowsill. I'll be checking my DT tomorrow to see if they have any. Thanks for sharing!

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January 28, 20190 found this helpful

You're welcome! Yes, perfect little pots for the windowsill. :)

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January 26, 20190 found this helpful

They are nice. I'm wanting to put potted plants where I really don't have room, like a tiny bathroom. These filled with succulents would be great.

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Now, these don't have drain holes, and succulents need excellent drainage. Maybe in another post, you can tell us what medium you use and some general watering instructions.

Thanks

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January 28, 20191 found this helpful

Hello!

I use 1/2 perlite and 1/2 soil.

You could put the plants into a plastic pot with drainage then into a nice pot.

Another option for pots without drainage - you could drill a hole with a diamond bit.

Or some I do keep the pots as is without the drainage (if they don't have it) and I use good soil plus water less. I spray them well instead, every 3-4 weeks.

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February 11, 20190 found this helpful

Hello. What perlite do you recommend a for indoor planting?

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