Color Water Candle Planter


  • Wooden planter
  • Potting Soil
  • Plants
  • Clear bottles
  • Food coloring (orange and red)
  • Candles
  • Water
  • Pitcher
  • Moroccan ornaments, or gold, red and orange Christmas ornaments


  1. Spread an even layer of potting soil in the wooden planter.

  2. Fill your empty bottles with water and add a couple drops of food coloring, then arrange the bottles in the soil.

  3. Arrange the various plants throughout the planter and fill in with some more soil around the bottles and plants.

  4. Fit some tall candles into the bottles and slide on some red Christmas ornaments.


  • You can use some copper wire to attach the ornaments if they don’t already have wire hoops on them.