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16 Exciting Indoor Winter Gardening Projects for December

These Indoor Winter Gardening Projects for December will surely tempt you to give your home a nice little makeover with plants!

If your outdoor gardening is restricted due to cold weather, these Indoor Winter Gardening Projects for December will keep your love for gardening going.

Have a look at some fun indoor gardening projects here

Indoor Winter Gardening Projects for December

1. Make a Christmas Tree of Potted Plants

Indoor Winter Gardening Projects for December

Yes! You can make your own Christmas tree using a bunch of potted houseplants. You just need a wooden structure in the shape of a tree to arrange them. All the details are here.

2. Start an Indoor Vegetable Garden


An indoor vegetable garden is the best way to enjoy a homegrown harvest if the space or outdoor weather won’t permit. Green Onions, lettuce, microgreens, garlic greens, fenugreek, and herbs can be grown in an indoor greenhouse or in a warm and bright spot of your home.

Check out some amazing indoor vegetable garden ideas here

3. Try One of the Tabletop Decoration Projects

Indoor Winter Gardening Projects for December 2

Place votive candles onto birch to create a stunning look for your tabletops. Check out the tutorial to make your own here. Or, click here to see more tabletop decor ideas!

4. Make an Indoor Staircase Garden

Make your own indoor stairs garden using fresh pine trees, battery-operated fairy lights, small flower buckets, a chalk pen, and colorful ribbons.

5. Grow Herbs

Indoor Winter Gardening Projects for December 3
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Growing herbs is also a fun indoor garden activity that you can do, which will also provide you with a fresh harvest for the kitchen. Oregano, Rosemary, Basil, Chives, Parsley, and Mint are some of the best ones you can grow.

Have a look at the best herbs you can grow indoors here

6. Make an Indoor Trellis Christmas Tree

Transform a garden trellis into a pretty Christmas tree and place it in one of your boring corners.

7. Group Succulents to Build a Christmas Tree Centerpiece

Indoor Winter Gardening Projects for December 4

Make your own festive tabletop tree using succulents. It looks super cool and is also relatively easy to maintain! Details are here, and if you like this, we have more DIY succulent Christmas tree projects here!

Have a look at some more Succulent Christmas table ideas here

8. Make a Christmas Theme Terrarium



If you are looking for a creative way to add an appeal to the indoor festive decor this winter, making your own indoor terrariums could be a great choice!

Have a look at some amazing Christmas Terrarium Ideas here

9. Put Together a Pinecone Christmas Tree

Indoor Winter Gardening Projects for December 5

Collect pine cones and make your own Pinecone Christmas Tree. Use cardboard and glue to stick them together in the shape you want to add to the festive look of your home!

10. Make a Christmas Vertical Garden

This Christmas decoration works well in large or small spaces inside your home, and you could even hang it on the porch. Details are here!

11. Make an Indoor Greenhouse

Indoor Winter Gardening Projects for December 6

An indoor greenhouse is the best way to start seeds and cuttings indoors, you can grow herbs, flowers, and other plants.

Have a look at the best indoor greenhouse ideas here

12. Decorate Your Home for Christmas with Plants


You can use plants in different ways to add a Christmas theme to your rooms. To help you do it easily, we have a great article on Christmas Decor Ideas with Plants here.  

13. Make a Christmas Wreath

No Christmas home decor is complete without a wreath. Some of the best DIY ideas are here to follow!

14. Buy One of these Festive Season Houseplant


Holiday season houseplants are the best way to fill the home with festive vibes. These plants will add a dash of colors indoors while keeping the festive spirits alive.

Here are the best holiday season houseplants you can grow

15. Make a Birdseed Christmas Ornament

Indoor Winter Gardening Projects for December 8

Birdseed Christmas ornaments will look fantastic hanging on the windows. This way, you will feed the birds in winter, too. Check out how you can make it here.

16. Grow a Microgreen Garden

As winter months are cold, growing greens inside the home make a lot of sense, and what could be better than growing microgreens! All you need is a windowsill that receives some light, and you can enjoy a protein-rich supply all winter long!

Check out our article on growing microgreens here


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