Project Guide

How to Build a Vertical Garden with Terra Cotta Pots

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Lean Trellis
Lean Trellis

Lean the trellis against a wall at about a 10- to 15-degree angle.

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Drill Holes
Drill Holes

NOTE: The pots shown here have rims. The pots currently available in our materials list do not have rims. To adjust for the project, drill a 1/2″ hole from the top of each pot. This is where you’ll insert the S-hooks. Add potting soil to the pots, filling each about halfway.

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Plant Flowers
Plant Flowers

Transfer your plants to the pots, and fill the edges with additional potting soil. Leave about 1/2″ of space from the top. Water the plants thoroughly.

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Insert S-Hooks
Insert S-Hooks

Slip an S-hook into the hole you drilled in each pot, and hang as desired on the trellis.

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Enjoy Your Trellis Garden
Enjoy Your Trellis Garden

Enjoy your new vertical garden!