Artificial Flowers

Artificial flowers can be used outside!

Look for ones that say they are UV protected

How long do they last outside?

They are best on a covered patio but can last in the elements for years

How to make them not look fake . . . .

Mix with a few varieties + make the arrangement full

Step 1: 

Start by filling the base of your planter with rocks or brick

Step 2:

Cut foam blocks and stack on top of the bricks

Fill with the tallest plant in the middle

Step 3:

Fill base with faux plants

Step 4:

Last add ivy and draping plants for even more fullness

Step 5:

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