pansies

DIY
Outdoor Christmas Garden

Outdoor Christmas Garden Project

Outdoor Project

Step 1: Choose a 12-in.container with drainage holes & fill about 2/3 with Pike's Potting Soil & mix in a 1/4 cup of Dr. Earth's Annual Bloom.

Step 2: Add plants according to the diagram below, beginning with the upright Rosemary.

Step 3: Add more soil, covering the root balls & filling any gaps between the plants.

Step 4: Carefully push branches into the soil around the rosemary.

Step 5: Insert cedar bow clippings in-between pansies.

Step 6: Water thoroughly

christmas garden

Recipe

A - Upright rosemary

B - White snapdragons

C - Red pansies or violas

Planting diagram for a Christmas garden container

Shopping List

  • 1 - Upright rosemary 4-inch, plant (A)
  • 2 - White snapdragons 4-inch, plant (B)
  • 3 - Red pansies or violas 3.5 inch, plant (C)
  • 3 - Bag Pike Potting & Container Soil
  • 1 - Bag Dr. Earth's Annual Bloom fertilizer
  • 1 - Decorative branches
  • 1 - Bunch Cedar clippings
  • 1 - 12-14 inch white container with drainage holes

Care Instructions

  • Place your Christmas garden outdoors in an area that gets at least 6 hours of direct sunlight.
  • Feel the soil several inches deep.
  • If it's dry, it's time to water.