Decorative baskets with live grass and moss

Декоративная корзинка с живой травой и мхом

Outside the window spring, but the greens appeared everywhere, and the soul requires of flowering trees and singing birds. If you want to spring felt stronger, and to notice its arrival it was possible, even being in the apartment, decorate the interior decorative basket of live grass and moss. To create this interior composition would take about 5 days. For such period will sprout grass.

Декоративная корзинка с живой травой и мхом

Декоративная корзинка с живой травой и мхом

Materials and tools:

  • packaging of seeds of ryegrass (ryegrass)
  • wire basket
  • plastic bag
  • the ground
  • moss

How to make a decorative basket with grass and moss with his hands

Place in a wire basket with a plastic bag, fill it with soil.

Декоративная корзинка с живой травой и мхом

Trim the edge flush with the soil or with the edges of the basket.

Декоративная корзинка с живой травой и мхом

Cover the soil with seeds of cocklebur. Sprinkle the top with a thin layer of soil.

Декоративная корзинка с живой травой и мхом

Декоративная корзинка с живой травой и мхом

If you are using a wire basket, the sides will be visible polyethylene. Hide it with moss. If you took an ordinary basket, moss.

Декоративная корзинка с живой травой и мхом

Moisten the soil using a spray bottle.

Tip: the seeds it is better not to water from the Cup as the water will wash them in different directions, and the grass will grow unevenly.

On top of the basket cover with a transparent plastic bag. It is necessary in order to provide for plants with high humidity. Put the basket on the window sill lit. Once the seeds germinate (this will take about 2 days) the package can be removed. Do not forget to regularly water the seedlings appeared.

Already after five days from the moment of sowing seeds in your basket will appear thick stubble of green grass.

Cut the tips of the blades, aligning them to the same height.

Декоративная корзинка с живой травой и мхом

Regularly cut the grass, if it grows too fast.

Декоративная корзинка с живой травой и мхом

Tip: the moss stayed green, sometimes rinse it with water from a spray.