slug proof galvanized planter

June 24, 2016

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So I’ll admit, I don’t have the greenest of thumbs, and many innocent plants have met their end in my little garden. But the last thing I need are slugs doing that for me! So to keep the few remaining basil plants I have safe from greedy snails, I used slug-proof copper tape to make a super-cute planter. Head over to Jojotastic for the full tutorial.

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Seriously guys, this is super simple. All you need is the planter, some slug-proof copper tape and a few other odds and ends from around the house.

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You do any kind of design you want! Just make sure that there’s at least one consecutive band of copper that makes it all the way around the planter… otherwise it kind of defeats the point.

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