The Best Indoor Gardening Projects for Beginners

Posted by on May 24, 2017

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Starting an indoor garden is what one might term a "gateway craft." After all, there are endless ways to get creative with your garden ... and we can't guarantee you won't get hooked. In fact, with DIY planters, pots and stakes, even those who have never managed to keep a plant alive can enjoy making one of these six easy gardening projects.

Beginner Gardening Projects, DIY Seedling Containers
When it comes to planting seedlings, using either newspaper or the cores from toilet paper rolls for DIY seed pots earns you bonus points for being both frugal and sustainable.

Mason Jar Gardening, Beginner Gardening Crafts, DIY Window Herb Planters
If you've got some spare jars lying around, turn them into a mason jar herb garden.

DIY Hanging Planters, Soda Bottle Crafts, Hanging Soda Bottle Planter, Easy Gardening DIY
Did you know that plants can not only grow upside down, but thrive that way, too? We didn't. But now we do, thanks to this nifty tutorial for hanging soda bottle planters.

Indoor Gardening Projects, Succulent Garden Ideas, DIY Succulent Planters
Low-maintenance plants like succulents are the perfect introduction to indoor gardening, and these ideas for unique indoor succulent gardens are sure to inspire.

DIY Clay Plant Markers, Plant Markers for Indoor Gardens, Indoor Gardening Projects
Label (or name!) your new plants with some stamped clay plant markers that are perfect for homes with shabby-chic decor.

DIY Flowers, Paper Flower Tutorials, Edible Flower Tutorial, DIY Chocolate Flowers, Wire Crafts
When all else fails, remember that gardens come in all forms — even artificial ones! This roundup of tutorials for DIY flowers will help you add some nature to your home ... without requiring any nurture.

Want more tips on herb gardening? Check out Sproutabl's primer.

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  • by foxyred8
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    This post offers fantastic ideas for those new to indoor gardening, thanks! In case you're looking for fresh flowers to include in your projects, considering farmgirl flowers reviews might guide you towards vibrant and high-quality blooms. Creating a small garden indoors can be a delightful experience and a wonderful way to bring nature into your living space. Remember to choose plants that match your skill level and enjoy the beauty of cultivating your indoor garden!