(Closed) Centerpiece fail?

posted 8 years ago in DIY
  • poll: Is this a failure or are they okay?
    They should be okay after a few days and maybe a trim : (17 votes)
    63 %
    Go with plan B : (5 votes)
    19 %
    Try to find more seeds to add : (2 votes)
    7 %
    Other: Please explain : (3 votes)
    11 %
  • Post # 3
    14 posts
    • Wedding: May 2011

    they arent as full, maybe buy it ready grown?

    Post # 4
    10851 posts
    Sugar Beekeeper
    • Wedding: September 2010

    Hmmm ya, they’re not as full. I think buying wheatgrass is your best bet. It’s not very expensive so at least that’s a bonus 😉

    Post # 5
    7771 posts
    Bumble Beekeeper
    • Wedding: July 2010

    I think they look fine.  I don’t see a real problem.

    Post # 6
    520 posts
    Busy bee

    Maybe keep what you have already grown and just supplement it with annuals…..a combo?

    Post # 7
    2538 posts
    Sugar bee
    • Wedding: July 2010

    I think they’re really pretty and no one will think they’re not full except you.

    Post # 8
    14 posts
    • Wedding: May 2011

    what flowers are in your boquet? How about adding a few around the 4 corners of the wooden pots to complete?

    Post # 9
    1150 posts
    Bumble bee
    • Wedding: August 2011

    I don’t know … I think it’s awesome that you made them yourself and everyone will think they are very cute. But, i can understand wanting to have the perfect centerpiece!


    Post # 10
    2186 posts
    Buzzing bee
    • Wedding: September 2010

    i think its a different size pot so the grass looks more sparse…? looks fine to me for what it is. if you are worried you can always buy more and beef it up.

    Post # 11
    1927 posts
    Buzzing bee

    I think it looks great the way it is.  No one is going to think it isn’t full enough unless they are specifically comparing it to something else.  I think you should save yourself the time/money/stress and go with that you have,

    Post # 12
    544 posts
    Busy bee
    • Wedding: October 2011

    Don’t stress yourself with it at this point. You have four days that should be filled with other things, like excitement and fun! The pic you posted looks just fine, and the only reason this bugs you is that YOU see the difference between the two. Nobody else will, and will likely be impressed that you grew them for the wedding!  

    Post # 13
    396 posts
    Helper bee
    • Wedding: April 2011

    I agree… I wouldn’t stress. I think they will work fine!! Anything that is DYI especially when you have to grow it (!) is not going to be perfectly the same. I still think it will look great! Keep them!

    Post # 15
    85 posts
    Worker bee
    • Wedding: November 2010

    I think it looks fine, but we don’t have a top down view, so it’s hard to really say how sparse it really it is… but from the side, it looks good.

    I’m thinking about doing wheatgrass centerpieces as well, and while I agree that a little fuller would be ideal, if my centerpieces come out like yours then I would be happy enough and go with it.

    By The Way – where did you get your containers?

    Post # 16
    16213 posts
    Honey Beekeeper

    I honestly would not have noticed anything off about yours if you hadn’t mentioned it. 🙂

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