DIY Teacup Herb Garden

TEACUP HERB GARDEN 

Brew a cup of herbal tea with herbs harvested from these teacup gardens. You can grow these little herb gardens on a sunny indoor windowsill.
Materials 
Potting Soil
All-purpose Liquid Plant Food
 
Electric Drill
1/8-inch Ceramic Tile Bit
(1) 3-inch Pot Lemon Thyme
(1) 3-inch Pot Stevia
(1) 3-inch Pot Scented Geranium
(1) 3-inch Pot Lemon Balm
(1) 3-inch Pot Thyme
(1) 3-inch Pot Peppermint
Instructions 
  • Choose decorative teacups at least 6 inches in diameter. Look for these at craft, discount, or home décor stores.
  • Drill a hole through the bottom of each teacup for drainage.
  • Fill the cups 2/3 full with potting soil.
  • Plant the lemon thyme, stevia and scented geranium in one pot and the lemon balm, thyme and pepper mint in the other pot.
  • Fill between the plants with more soil, firmly pressing it in.
  • Water the container with a mixture of water and an all-purpose fertilizer. Dilute the fertilizer according to the manufacturer’s instructions.
  • Place in a sunny location.
This article is brought to you by Bonnie Plants. To learn more about Bonnie Plants and information about growing herbs and vegetables visit www.BonniePlants.com.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Powered by WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: