FrugalGifts
To Top

Plant Clippings As Gifts

I have a second generation spider plant that has more babies on it than I know what to do with. So this year, I clipped a few and put them in water about a month or two ago. I kept some aluminum vegetable cans (easiest to clean out) to use as pots. After potting the clippings in the cans, I used tissue paper on one and felt squares on the other two that I held in place with rubber bands. I tied ribbon around the cans to decorate and hide the rubber bands. Total cost- $0.00

Ad



By Jenntaker from Lenox, MA

Plant Clippings As Gifts

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

December 28, 20070 found this helpful

Nice idea!

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
December 28, 20070 found this helpful

I often divide and take cuttings of my plants in the fall to donate to our local Salvation Army. Not many people donate plants and YES, they are glad to have them. The last time I donated 13 plants, a couple in 15" pots, and they were picked up before I could get to the front to get my donation slip. This is a wonderful way to keep my plants under control, get rid of my old pots, allow others the privilege of owning plants, and helping a worthy cause.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Ad

By guest (Guest Post)
February 2, 20080 found this helpful

What a wonderful idea and how thoughtful. There are many of us who would love plants but just don't have the extra to purchase them. What a blessing you are.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
October 11, 20080 found this helpful

I LOVE this idea. I would not only love to receive a gift like this, but I've recently started learning about gardening, so I got a great idea. Thank you!

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
Categories
Holidays and Parties Christmas Gifts FrugalDecember 28, 2007
Guides
A lawn mower mowing the grass.
Uses for Grass Clippings
Grass Clippings On Sidewalk
Using Grass Clippings That Have Weed Killer On Them
Privet branch against a white background
Rooting Privet Hedge Branches
Stack of Newspaper on White Background
Storing Newspaper Clippings
More
🎂
Birthday Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/09/21 08:14:37 in 1 secs. ⛅️️ ⚡️
Loading Something Awesome!