floating herb garden

by tammy

floating herb garden

Creating this beautiful floating herb garden is simple, all you need are a few empty jars and a quick trip to the hardware store. The steps to make your own are outlined in the gallery below… be sure to click on the pictures to see the detail.

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    Creating this beautiful floating herb garden is simple.

  • Coryjean727

    How do you get the plants to transfer to water only?

  • Dancer


    I’d really like to make this. But I’m stuck on tying the knots with the clear wire. I can’t find anything online to help with this, either.

  • http://countrykitcheninthecity.com tammy

    I used OOK brand invisible picture wire and the instructions to tie the wire were on the back of the package.  The closest thing I could find on the web is this: http://www.carp.com/carp-forum/viewtopic.php?t=22185

    If you look at the link it shows tying fish lures, look at figure #3. When tying the clear wire you wrap it around 5 or 6 times like in the picture but then you put the end back down through the loops, pull tight and it makes an extremely secure knot.

    I hope this helps make it a bit clearer, otherwise go to the hardware store and check the back of a package of invisible picture hanging wire, they tell you how to tie the knot.

  • Dancer

    thanks so much! i’ll try this.

    otherwise i might just try some strong yarn?

  • Thegang

    Do you put the plants in with roots? Doesn’t appear there are any in jars. Are the herbs just cuttings?

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