Who doesn’t love fresh flowers in their house? But who actually has the budget to buy them every week… I have a solution to this flower dilemma 😉 Your backyard is filled with greenery all summer and this little tutorial is on how to create your own DIY backyard bouquet so that you can enjoy fresh greenery throughout the summer!
Step 1: Gather your Greenery
You can find all sorts of greenery in your back yard. Below I have long grass, stems from my peonies, branches from a larger bush, sedum plant stems, and fern leaves! Aim for 5 or 6 different varieties.
Step 2: Start with your vase and heartier greenery in the middle
Step 3: Add some fillers
Use greenery like peony stems or fern leaves to fill in around the hearty middle greenery:
Step 4: Add taller greenery to the back and sides:
Step 5: Stare at the simple beauty!
Need some fun vases? Here are some of my favorites:
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