red poinsettia flowers with yellow centers with green leaves

DIY
Christmas English Garden Basket

Christmas English Garden Basket

Project Time: 30 Minutes

Celebrate Christmas with a beautiful Poinsettia English Garden Basket.

Step 1: Choose a basket.

Step 2: Line the inside of the basket with plastic making sure the bottom is completely covered to prevent water leaking.

Step 3: Fill the basket with ¾ of the way full with Pikes Premium Potting Soil.

Step 4: Choose a poinsettia and accent with a mix of foliage houseplants or duplicate the basket shown.

Step 5: Add more soil filling all areas between plants.

Step 6: Tuck sheet moss around plants to finish off the basket.

Step 7: Water well.

English Basket planted with a poinsettia, dracaena and pothos

A - Neanthe Bella Pal
B - Dracaena marginata
C - Dracaena white stripe
D - Arrowhead Plant or Pothos
E - Poinsettia

Planting Diagram for English Garden Basket container garden

Celebrate Christmas with a beautiful Poinsettia English Garden Basket.

Shopping List

  • 1 - Plant A, Neanthe Bella Palm, 4 inch
  • 1 - Plant B, Dracaena marginata, 4 inch
  • 1 - Plant C, Dracaena white stripe, 4 inch
  • 1 - Plant D, Arrowhead Plant or Pothos, 4 inch
  • 1 - Plant E, Poinsettia, 4 inch
  • 1 - 18 inch basket
  • 1 - Bag Dr. Earth Pot of Gold Potting Soil
  • 1 - Bag sheet moss