DIY Draped Hypertufa

One example of planted hypertufa container.
Planted hypertufa filled with evergreen and colorful plants.

Perfect for fairy gardens and great for gift giving. You’ll create a unique, one of a kind, draped container using portland cement infused fabric. Multiple uses in addition to a traditional planter; displaying faux flowers, in the guest bath with soaps and towels or decorative container for potted plants. Perfect for table-top gardens when it’s too hot ooutside to garden. $20 materials fee includes instruction, materials for one gallon draoed hypertufa container, plants and soil. Online registration and payment option coming soon.

Wednesday, May 6
History, introduction and instruction on mixing, blending and draping a one-gallon hypertufa pot.
Wednesday, May 13
instruction on container gardening, irrigation, fertilization and planting your hypertufa container.
1-3 pm
UF / IFAS Extension Levy County, AG Center
625 North Hathaway Avenue/27A, Bronson, 32621

$20.00 materials fee covers instruction, mix, tufa ready cloth, planting media and plants for a one-gallon draped hypertufa pot.
Checks payable: University of Florida
memo Draped Hypertufa * include phone number
Mailed to: UF/IFAS Extension Levy County, PO Box 219, Bronson, FL. 32621

Hypertufa containers may be planted or used as decorative containers.
Plans to plant cacti and other succulents in this low profile container.
Draped hypertufa may be spray painted to complement plants.

This is an indoor/outdoor event. Wear close toe shoes and clothing you don’t mind getting dirty. Feel free to repost and share with your circle of influence. Presented by UF/IFAS Extension Master Gardener volunteers and Barbara L. Edmonds, Horticulture PA, Levy County Extension.

All proceeds support the Nature Coast Master Gardener Volunteer program to benefit FFL Discovery garden, Extension programs and more. Until then – Happy Gardening!!


Posted: October 16, 2020

Category: Events, Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Home Landscapes, Welcome, Work & Life
Tags: Container Gardening, Florida-Friendly Landscaping, Hypertufa, Levy County Extension, Master Gardener

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