Plastic Bottle Planters

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Plastic Bottle Planters

Here’s one way to recycle PET bottles. And while you are at it, bond with your kids by asking them to put faces on those grass seed planters. :)

Plastic Bottle Planters

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You’ll need these materials:

  • Empty plastic bottles
  • Soil
  • Grass seeds
  • Googly eyes or cardboard/paper and markers

And these tools:

  • Scissors
  • Glue gun
  • Nail or pen to create holes at the bottom of the bottle

Steps:

Green hair planter recycled plastic bottles

Simply cut the bottles at about 1/3 of its size, and puncture the bottom of it with a nail, creating 3 small holes for excess water to drain.

Green hair planter recycled plastic bottles

Then ask your kids to help create the face. They can use the bottle cap as nose, and also draw the eyes on paper or cardboard.

Green hair planter recycled plastic bottles

Fill them up with soil, leaving about half an inch of space.

Green hair planter recycled plastic bottles

Sprinkle the seeds and add some more soil on top.

With proper care, your kids will see the planters green hair in time!

 Source: Fabulous DIY Ideas