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Homegrown Stone Pots

The bigger a pot, the more it costs. Why not make your own inexpensive container, one that can withstand the test of time and the elements? Learn how to construct a homemade hypertufa trough.

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Pack the Mixture Into the Mold(9 of 14)

When adding the mixture to the walls of the mold, continue to pack it firmly. Keep in mind that the rim of the trough will be visible. Begin to smooth it as you're finishing the sides. You can finetune the finish with a wire brush after the trough is removed from the mold.

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