How cool is this?
I started with a small shepherd's hook and a galvanized bucket that I had never used. Added some petunias and hooked the bucket so it would hang sideways partially on the ground. Fortunately the arrangement is in the path of our sprinkler system so the flowers get a dose of water ever so often. It's really best to punch a hole or two in the bucket for extra drainage.
Some of you may not like the shiny galvanized look. I read somewhere that spraying bleach on the metal and allow to dry in the sun would solve this. But I don't mind and will wait for the bucket to age naturally.
Galvanized garden decor is quite popular. Makes for a great outdoor arrangement don't you think!
Take a little time to enjoy!
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