Mother’s Day DIY Gift Ideas: 10 Inspiring Succulent & Cactus Gardens

updated Mar 11, 2020
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In lieu of buying my Mama cut flowers this year, I am thinking it would be fun to make her a sweet plant arrangement. Below are 10 potted garden ideas using succulents and cacti, which I especially like because not only are they pretty, they are also low maintenance.

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Cactus Garden from From Ezter With Love (Image credit: From Ezter With Love)


1. Cactus Garden from From Ezter With Love

2. Pretty Lace Flower Pots, DIY from A Beautiful Mess

3. Hanging Kokedama Plant, DIY from Free People

4. Vintage Planter Cacti Garden from A Beautiful Mess

Tea Cup Succulent Garden from Jenna McArthur


6. Succulent Hanging Planter, DIY from Song & Dance via Apartment Therapy

7. Color Blocked Succulent Garden, DIY from White House Black Shutters

8. Succulent Terrarium, DIY from Free People

9. Tabletop Cactus Garden, DIY from Inspired By Charm

10. Framed Living Succulent Garden, DIY from Better Homes and Gardens via Apartment Therapy