Most of you know that I like a bit of whimsy in my garden! I think a really cute way to add some fun is by using unusual containers. All kinds of things that are considered “junk” could be repurposed into fun and interesting containers for your garden or patio. Here’s a round up of some creative garden containers.
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These unique garden containers are so inspiring!
I wish I would find chicken feeder so I could make this cute planter from Inspired By Charm!
How about re-using rusty items like a pitchfork as a garden planter – from Vicky’s Intrigues
Rosy Posy hung these cute boot planters on her fence. Check out her tutorial
Isn’t this pretty! I’ll be looking for old benches this summer! Bench as a planter via Junque Drawer Chick
I don’t think I could do this to an old typewriter unless it was totally falling apart, but it looks cool! Besserina has a tutorial on how to plant one.
Tire planters are really common in the South! via You Grow Girl
Aren’t these funnel planters a good idea since they already have a hole for drainage! via Hidden Hills Garden
I’ll never look at an old grill the same way again! Container grill via Cottage at the Crossroads
I know I can find an old wicker chair! Real wicker doesn’t last long outside in the South so people are always putting pieces in the trash! Pretty wicker chair planter found via indulgy
I hope you’ve enjoyed seeing these fun ideas for using unusual objects as garden planters! Go visit the linked sources for more photos of their amazing creations.