November 11, 2017

Mini Pumpkin Succulent Planters

Simple and elegant. Instead of floral arrangements as your centerpiece this season, plant your succulents in these white mini pumpkins for an easy DIY.

I love white pumpkins, the only challenging part is trying to find them. I decided to spare myself the drive and found a cute shop on Etsy which ships them to you. My pumpkins came in a box of 25 and I have several other creative ideas for them- but for now, let’s focus on how to make these adorable mini planters.

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Start with:

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Carve the top of your pumpkin using a precision knife and remove the stem.

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Next, scrape the inside of the pumpkin using your spoon and place seeds into a bowl. I decided to keep my seeds so I can roast them later as a snack.

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Then carefully remove your succulent from its pot and place into your mini pumpkin.

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