Give this summery Christmas tree craft project a go! They look great as a table centerpiece or display by your front door for a Christmassy welcome. You can also thread through some wire seed lights to give it a glow.
- sphagnum moss
- small cone frame
- pot which is slightly larger than base of cone
- potting mix
- geotextile fabric or breathable liner
- mix of large, medium and small potted succulents
Fill a bucket with water and pre-soak the sphagnum moss. Cut and line the inside of the cone with geotextile fabric or similar, ensuring edges overlap. Stuff moss inside cone, squeezing out any excess water.
Stand frame in pot and line sides with sphagnum moss. Plant larger succulents into corners of pot. Backfill with potting mix.
Cut a slit info fabric and insert a large or medium succulent. Stuff hole with extra moss to secure. Repeat to cover frame.
Fill gaps with smaller succulents or moss, then top frame with a decorative star.