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Small Burlap Tree Bags



4" cypress trees are available in the greenhouse at Home Depot for $5.00 each.

4" cypress trees are available in the greenhouse department at Home Depot for a little under $5.00 each. They come in a small plastic planter that should go directly in the recycling bin!

A 7"x14" strip of burlap is folded in half, sewn along each side and turned inside out to create a small rustic bag. I took the trees out of the red plastic container - left the plastic pot that remained - slipped a plastic bag around it

Burlap is inexpensive and can be purchased at most fabric stores. A 7"x14" strip of burlap is folded in half, sewn along each side and turned inside out to create a small rustic bag. I took the trees out of the red plastic container – left the plastic pot that remained – slipped a plastic bag around that (to prevent leaking when watered) and dropped it into my burlap bag.

Tuck green moss into the top to give this a more finished look.

Fold edges of burlap bag in and tuck green moss into the to the top to give this a more finished look.