Identifying a plant by sight is a real skill that takes time to develop.

Labeling plants, especially pots of herbs, looks cute. And it’s a great way to teach children (and some adults) what plants look like.

Here are some plant markers that can be made from every day household items.

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Homemade Plant Markers

Clothespin Marker — You will need a wooden clothespin, a wooden skewer or wooden dowel, and sharpie markers. For directions, look at the photograph. Image from site.

Printable Plant Markers — The site has all the instructions and printable template. Image from site.

Twig Seed Markers —  Practically free to make. Image from site.

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