5 CLEVER USES FOR f lower pots

These smart ideas will grow on you

Good Housekeeping (South Africa) - - YOUR HOME -

1 BUILD A CAKE STAND

Glue a 25cm saucer to the bot­tom of a 10cm pot. Spray-paint and coat it with a clay­pot sealer.

2 CLEAN JUST-PICKED PRO­DUCE

Put fruits and veg­eta­bles from your gar­den in a clean pot, rinse with wa­ter at your out­door tap and let the wa­ter drain out the bot­tom holes.

3 STORE GAR­DEN­ING TOOLS

Fill a pot with sand and keep your trowel, hand rake and weeder all in one place.

4 EL­E­VATE A PAINT­ING PROJECT

Bal­ance a piece of wood on top of two flower pots so you can reach the edges.

5 MAKE A TWINE DIS­PENSER

Place a ball of string in­side the pot and thread one end through the drainage hole to pre­vent tan­gles.

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