A hanging garden on plastic bottles
Wait for a second; when you throw out plastic bottles to waste bin, there are people who make use of it. You can make a beautiful hanging garden with these bottles.
Are you confused? You can see such a garden at Pazhassi Tomb in Mananthavady at Wayanad. More than a protected historic place, the beautiful flowers in the hanging garden allure the visitors to this spot.
The historic importance gives popularity to museums and monuments. Whereas, Pazhassi Tomb marks a place in tourism with a different view of the hanging garden.
This is the first hanging garden in Wayanad. Plastic bottles hung on nylon rope in an equal distance perpendicular to each other makes the garden beautiful.
Plastic bottles are converted as steps and tied on the ropes to make the pots for the hanging garden. A total of 150 plants including table rose and begonia is found in the hanging garden. Soil mixed with cow dung filled in the bottles before planting the plants.
Nowadays, our environment faces a serious threat from plastic pollution. So we can make use of the plastic bottles by making a beautiful garden. According to the officials in Pazhassi Tomb, reuse of plastic to control pollution is the concept behind this hanging garden.
This Hanging Garden is a perfect example to convert the plastic bottles into beautiful flower pots. It gives an eco-friendly message to the public for making use of plastic which poses threat to the environment.
We can set up such a garden for an affordable price at any place without much effort.