Best Outdoor Planters for Every Style
Container gardening is a popular trend today, especially when outdoor space is limited. But even if it’s not, growing and displaying plants in attractive outdoor planters is an easy way to add style, color or a touch of whimsy to your patio, deck or porch. You can find planters that coordinate with your home’s architectural style or the color of your home’s exterior – or even something that reflects your personality or sense of humor.
Greet your guests with pretty posies displayed in a hanging basket planter. Perch it next to your front door or on your walkway. The CobraCo Welcome Garden Hanging Basket Planter features a coco liner that’s suspended from a black metal stand. It’s 18.5 inches long by 16 inches wide and stands 46 inches tall. Or perk up your porch or patio with the CobraCo Queen Elizabeth Parasol Planter Basket Stand, which comes in an elegant bronze finish. It measures 14 inches wide and 21 inches tall. A coco liner is included.
A raised planter made of decay-resistant cedar is a smart choice for herb gardeners with limited space. Perfect for a country-style or informal garden, Cedar Creek Illinois’ Solid Cedar Planter Box measures 36 inches long by 23 inches wide by 35 inches high. It features a bottom shelf for storage and a special liner that holds the soil and allows excess moisture to drain.
Who doesn’t find a window box filled with summer flowers charming? This white Windsor Planter Box is a classic. Its paintable PVC construction will endure season after season. The planter measures 24 inches long and 20 inches wide and is extra deep at 9-1/2 inches.
Bring home the architectural look of New England with Mayne’s Cape Cod Outdoor Planter. Made of molded plastic, it has a water reservoir with a 3.75-gallon capacity for keeping plants fresh and encouraging root growth. The planter is available in several sizes: 14 by 14 inches, 16 by 16 inches, 20 by 20 inches and 24 by 11 inches.
There’s nothing like lighting to add drama to your garden. Unique lighted planters made of heavy-duty molded resin offer several LED lighting options, including a light show. Changing functions is easy using the planter’s remote control. Sizes include a 24-inch square planter, a 26-inch rectangular planter and a 28-inch round planter.
A touch of whimsy is always welcome, and a fun Flamingo Planter will do the trick. Whether it’s for your beach house or an accent near your backyard pool, a polyresin pink flamingo flowerpot will bring a smile to your face. This one stands 31 inches tall and is the perfect pot for your favorite plant.
Whether you use them as pops of color or as containers for a small garden, the best outdoor planters will enhance your garden or outdoor living spaces, or even add architectural character to the outside of your home.