How to create a floral filing cabinet thats a delight for the senses
So your garden's a blank canvas and you'd love to fill it with flowers or veggies.
But brand new planters can be expensive.
Here's a little hack to create a brand new planter from an old filing cabinet that you can then fill with colourful flowers and delicious veggies to help you start to slow down and switch off in your garden.
Step 1- remove the drawers, cover any holes with wooden board sprayed the colour of your cabinet and put in final position.
Step 2- Fill the bottom half with left over polystyrene or old plastic plant pots. This aids drainage, recycled unwanted plastic and also means you don’t need tonnes of compost.
Step 3- Fill the remainder of the cabinet with compost up to 2/3cm from the top edge of the cabinet.
Step 4- It’s time for plants. Choose a range of plants so that you have a treat for all the senses.
Step 5- Keep it well watered and before long it will look like.....