Bring life to your garden year round by planting this hand-painted hibiscus garden stake. The hibiscus, also known in Haitian Creole as "rose kayenn", is the unofficial national flower of Haiti. They are handmade from recycled metal oil barrels.
Certified Fair Trade by the Fair Trade Federation & handcrafted by a Haitian artisan seeking to build a better life for her or his family.
The hibiscus garden stake comes in small, medium and large and in three different colors schemes, natural lacquered metal, white and green, and in a combination of red, pinks and yellows. The small features two blossoms and measures 4" W x 6" H. The medium is one large blossom and measures 5.5" W x 6.5" H. The large has three blossoms and measures 5.5" W x 9.75" H. Each flower comes with a 36" metal stake which can be planted firmly in the ground. Once planted the stakes rise 24 to 30 inches above ground. All of the flowers are painted with a lacquer to protect them against the elements.
Andre Michel has been a metal worker for over 20 years. He began at an early age and is proud to be one of the best artisans in his community. He recently asked his niece to take over managing the business to give her a sense of empowerment and to help her learn how to successfully run a small business.