Why settle with simply fitting in... when you can stand out with these unconventional planting ideas!
A Light To Remember
This fantastically bold chandelier planter would make the perfect addition to your backyard sitting area... JUST in time for the next ladies' brunch! A lovely, unconventional piece such as this is sure to stir up some chatter! Project found on Etsy.
An idea as out-of-the-ordinary and uncommon as this definitely deserves the spotlight for a moment! We've heard of clay pots, buckets, even the ground for planting... but a dresser? Now THIS is different... and different is good! Project found on Hometalk.
You're certain to wow your guests with this stunning, standout garden centerpiece. The various sizes of tires, the vibrant paint colors, and the unique plants all add up to one fabulous backyard planter... guaranteed to steal the show. Lemon, Bean and Things provides the project details from start to finish. So go on, get rolling!
... leafy greens in a tub? If you're anything like us, you didn't see this planting idea coming! Now that you've gotten your head around it, go find yourself an old clawfoot tub and get growing. This porcelain planter is shockingly chic! Project found on The Micro Gardener.
Have you ever thought of planting flowers in a tossed pair of Crocs? Us either! However, as it turns out, these shoes are not only comfy to wear while gardening... they also make convenient planters. This particular type of shoe is durable, comes in vibrant colors, AND has a built in drainage system! Full Circle shares the specifics.
Now this idea will certainly have you thinking outside of the box... frame that is! This succulent garden brings life, color, and lovely detail to whatever tabletop it rests upon. Only LIVING still-life in this frame! Luna-See gives you the complete project run-down.
From dinner prep to flower pot... a colander can do it all! This antique metal strainer transforms beautifully into a modern, one-of-a-kind hanging garden. This creative planter costs little to make, allows for efficient draining, and will surely catch an eye or two! Project found on The Micro Gardener.
Don't be like Sally... don't sell those sea shells! Why not turn them into breathtaking little succulent pots instead? These miniature gardens will definitely spark up a few conversations at your next dinner party! Radmegan will teach you how to create with sea shells.
This weathered, wooden wheelbarrow may be retired from a life of manual labor... But, after filling it with colorful, cheery flowers, it becomes an absolutely stunning planter! Project found on The Micro Gardener.
After enjoying a refreshingly cold beverage... this project will have you wanting to hang onto that empty can! A bit of spray paint, greenery, and TLC turn these tossed tin cans into modern, eye-catching planters. So start sipping... and begin that can collection of yours!
What's Up Moms shows you how to create your very own tin can planters:
Think Before You Toss
With a bit of creativity, thoughtfulness, time and energy... many of the items we would typically throw out, have the potential to become SO much more! So put that thinking cap on, and get creating! Share these fabulous planter ideas with your gardening girlfriends, and spread the flower power!