How to Create a Planter Out of Dried Tree Trunk

I was out of planters, and the closest store was not close enough. So I decided to create my own planter. I've had this log sitting in my yard for 7 years so figured it's time to make use of it. Enjoy

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How to Create a Planter Out of Dried Tree Trunk
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Dried tree trunk.

Dried tree trunk.

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House drill with a wood drill bit.

House drill with a wood drill bit.

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Before I drilled holes.

Before I drilled holes.

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I made the holes 14' deep and about 8' in diameter.

I made the holes 14' deep and about 8' in diameter.

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After I drilled holes.

After I drilled holes.

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Final product 3 days later. Everything is blooming perfectly. I started with mint and parsley.

Final product 3 days later. Everything is blooming perfectly. I started with mint and parsley.

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Hope you guys get to try this out. Cost of product $2.85 for plants. Time: 30mins. Result: amazing amount of parsley and mint for salsas, curry's, soups, teas....oh I can go on.

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Next project: raised flower bed using a box spring.

Next project: raised flower bed using a box spring.

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