Here’s a Simple Way to Wrap a Potted Plant Gift

Article Posted By: Whitney Curtis

of The Home Depot

A Simple Way to Wrap a Potted Plant Gift

Live flowers or a potted plant make great gifts– for house warmings, hostess gifts, get-well-soon gifts, or just about any occasion. We have a very easy way to dress up the plant a little to make an especially nice presentation to your gift recipient.

A Simple Way to Wrap a Potted Plant Gift

Here’s what you’ll need for this simple potted plant gift idea:

  • A plant
  • Some burlap fabric
  • Scissors
  • Some garden twine.

I grabbed a pot of VIVA! Ragtime petunias at a Home Depot Garden Center. The Rhythm & Blues petunias are another colorful option from VIVA!

A Simple Way to Wrap a Potted Plant Gift

Step 1

Grab a piece of burlap and cut down to size. (I happened to have a scrap that was just the right size!)

A Simple Way to Wrap a Potted Plant Gift

A Simple Way to Wrap a Potted Plant Gift

Step 2

Wrap the burlap around the plastic container.

A Simple Way to Wrap a Potted Plant Gift

A Simple Way to Wrap a Potted Plant Gift

Step 3

Tie your garden twine in a knot to secure.

A Simple Way to Wrap a Potted Plant Gift

A Simple Way to Wrap a Potted Plant Gift

Step 4

Loop the garden twine around a few times and tie in a pretty bow.

A Simple Way to Wrap a Potted Plant Gift

And that’s it! Now you’ve got a super easy and very charming gift for any occasion.

VIVA! plants are available at the Garden Center at your local Home Depot store. Browse our online Garden Center, too, for everything you need for your lawn or garden. 

Follow our Garden Party! board on Pinterest for more ideas for outdoor entertaining ideas.

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