How do you make a shepherds hook stand straight? Place a few large rocks on the ground around the pole of the garden hook. Push the rocks tight against the pole to prevent it from shifting side to side. Place at least one rock so it rests directly on top of the horizontal foot peg.
How do you secure shepherds hooks?
- Hold the shepherd’s hook upright in the desired spot for securing the spikes in the soil, preferably on level ground.
- Rotate the iron rod so the hook or hooks at the top are facing in the desired direction.
How much weight can a shepherd’s hook hold?
|Maximum Weight Recommendation||22 Pounds|
Where do you put a shepherd’s hook? Select a site in the garden for the shepherd’s hook. The two stakes should not disturb the roots of surrounding plants and the hook and hanging basket should not obstruct the view of other plants. A bare spot in the flower bed or a raised mound can work.