dino-mite... it's my newest planter

deep___roots(ca9/sunset15)March 21, 2012

From the local Goodwill, this is a coin bank apparently sold previously at Target for 12.99.

I looked at it and took a flyer for a couple a bucks.

After several million file strokes applied to the coin slot located on dino's back, I have this.

So there are 4 existing drainage holes...the opening to get the coins out and 3 of the 4 feet has a hole.

I guess the other foot is closed because of how these are fired.

Planted a piece of my elephant food after adding soil. We'll see how it works out. I quite like it.

Gratuitous shot of jade garage sale buy for 3 bucks. The big one at the back.

I said, "Oh yeah, that works for me. Here's the 3."

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hijole(9 Sunny California)

Deep. Roots, nice combination of plant and pot, looks nice.
Thanks for sharing , I just got inspired.

G.

    Bookmark   March 21, 2012 at 1:54PM
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emerald1951

Hi Deep Roots...I like dino...so great....
and what a buy at the garage sale, good job...I can't wait
from them to start here....linda

    Bookmark   March 21, 2012 at 2:36PM
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ssk22

$3.00 what a great buy. Guess you were in the right place at the right time.
Waiting for the garage sales and flea markets to start up in my area.
Thanks for sharing.
Sharon

    Bookmark   March 21, 2012 at 3:57PM
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plantomaniac08(8)

Wow, I wish they had garage sales or flea markets around here that sold beauties like that!

Planto

    Bookmark   March 21, 2012 at 8:53PM
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pennyhal(11Sunset23)

That dino is cute! If you notice little bites out of your plants, you'll know who to blame. That's quite a good haul you have there for $3!

    Bookmark   March 22, 2012 at 1:26PM
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