Make your gardening Mom proud with five of our favorite DIY projects this Mother’s Day.
1. Terra cotta pots are versatile, inexpensive and a perfect place to start for a craft project. Decorate an 8-inch terra cotta pot and fill with pansies and a hurricane chimney for a springtime centerpiece.
More do-it-yourself projects to give to Mom:
2. A whiskey barrel planter filled with annuals is a front porch favorite. It takes just a few steps to put together a barrel full of blooms.
3. The green roof birdhouse is perfect for the ecologically minded mom, and brings more heat-loving succulents to your landscape.
4. This do-it-yourself patio or garden cart may be a promise for Mother’s Day, with a gift card. But what a summer full of fun, with a place for ice buckets and glassware and everything for outdoor entertaining. Or outfit it with tools, terra cotta pots and potting mix for a functional garden cart.
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