DIY: Green, blooming home altar to daydream with

How to bring together a collection of natural treasures

An attractive display requires height differences to show off everything to its best advantage. This plant altar fully meets that brief. It offers space for your inside-out plants and for other things that you cherish. You can literally put nature on a pedestal and create a beautiful green, blooming spot as focus of calm. It looks great in your home, and in summery weather the whole altar can also shine on your patio.

DIY:  Green, blooming home altar to daydream with Thejoyofplants.co.uk

You will need:


How to make it: 

Step 1

Screw the altar together, lightly sand it so that there are no loose splinters. 

Step 2

Paint the pots in the colour of your choice. 

Step 3

Plant the inside-out plants in the pots and place them on the altar. Put candles next to them. You can use the bottom plank to display natural treasures such as attractive feathers, fossils, semiprecious stones or air plants such as Tillandsia