Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Tea Cup Flowers

Mother's Day is fast approaching! 
I like to surprise my Mom with a sweet something.
Usually, flowers are on the list...they are her favorite.

With a tea cup, a few small flowers to pot, these darling planters are the perfect little something.

I started by putting sand in the bottom for drainage, then planted a couple of flowers and greens....small Johnny Jump Ups, and "Goldi " Lysimachia.

Simple and sweet.
And I like that I am giving a living planter that Mom can enjoy all summer.

Wishing you all a lovely day!



Unknown said...

Very cute Julia! So thoughtful

Cozy Little House said...

They're lovely and so elegant!

Amanda said...

What a cute idea. I'm always collecting tea cups and then I always keep ones that have a chip or two for something fun like this!

I worry about the drainage though and have tried tiny rocks in the past. Does the sand work better?

Bevy @ Treasured Up and Pondered said...

love these!! simply darling!!

Ironstone and Pine said...

wonderful idea! what a sweet thought :)

Anonymous said...

Julia, just love this idea....
I think I'll make a few of them for friends!
Thanks for always have
such great gift ideas,

Teresa @ Simply Farmhouse said...

She's going to love sweet!

Gumbo Lily said...

Sweet! And she can plant them in the garden if she wants to.

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