How to Make a Turtle Topiary

A turtle topiary will be an adorable addition to your garden.
A turtle topiary will be an adorable addition to your garden.

As an avid gardener, I am constantly looking for ways to give my garden an upgrade. Luckily, there are a lot of ideas available on the Internet. Whether it’s about a new plant or a new garden décor, there are always fresh ideas that I can easily follow.

These turtles will be a source of joy for your family and friends.
These turtles will be a source of joy for your family and friends.

One of the most adorable garden projects that I came across with is a turtle topiary. When I saw a photo of it, I knew I had to make one. I love that it’s both functional and decorative in nature. I made several and planted succulents on them. To this day, the turtles are a source of joy for my family and friends.

This is a very easy project that you can do, too. For something so simple, the benefits are big. You’re sure to enjoy them for many years.

Materials:

  • 12″ wire hanging basket with coco liner
  • 4 pcs – 4” clay pots
  • Sphagnum moss
  • A small roll of chicken wire
  • Succulents
  • Washers, wire and an old plastic pot

Tools:

  • Snips

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Interested in learning how to make a turtle topiary? Here’s a tutorial video.

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