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15 of the best indoor plant pots

Our round-up of pots, holders and stands for your indoor plants.

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Indoor plant pots are a great way to add some green to your life, especially if you’re short on garden space. Whether you plan to keep miniature succulents, overflow a planter with leaves or suspend vines from your ceiling, there are plenty of stylish ways to house different types of indoor plants.

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15 of the best indoor plant pots

From woven baskets and up-cycled coffee sacks, to hanging pots and glass terrariums, browse our selection of indoor decorative plant pots for your home, below.

Patch Clay Hanging Pot

Patch Hanging Indoor Pots - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine
Patch Hanging Indoor Pots

Opting for a hanging pot is a simple way to save surface space or add a new dimension to your plant displays. These pots are made from durable fibre clay and come in two sizes, in a choice of light or dark shades of grey. As it’s suspended with rope, dangling plants like Epipremnum aureum (Devil’s Ivy) work particularly well in this style of pot.

Price: £20.00

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Raja Black & Natural Seagrass Belly Basket

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Raja Black & Natural Seagrass Belly Basket

This multi-functional basket looks great filled with a leafy green plant (just keep it in its pot when you pop it in). The basket is made from natural seagrass and, being handmade, each one is unique. It’s available in three sizes and has handles to help you manoeuvre it into the perfect spot.

Price: £20.00

Buy Raja Black & Natural Seagrass Belly Basket from The Basket Company

NCYP Handmade Pentagon Glass Geometric Terrarium

NCYP Handmade Pentagon Glass Geometric Terrarium - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine
NCYP Handmade Pentagon Glass Geometric Terrarium

This open glass terrarium is an ideal way to show off your indoor plants. The modern, geometric design is a stylish choice and can happily house fern, moss, succulents and cacti. The edging is available in black (pictured), gold copper and silver and also doubles as a candle or tea-light holder.

Price: £23.93

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Set of Three Woven Plant Pots

Set of Three Woven Plant Pots - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine
Set of Three Woven Plant Pots

These three baskets are woven by hand from braided Jute rope. There’s also an inner PVC liner to prevent any leaks. The plant pots come in three sizes so you can group them together or display them in separate rooms. The smallest one would particularly suit a miniature succulent.

Price: £15.00

Buy Set of Three Woven Plant Pots from Garden Trading

Salo Set of Two Hand-Painted Planters

Salo Set of Two Hand Painted Planters - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine
Salo Set of Two Hand-Painted Planters

Like your pots to be quirky? These stoneware planters from MADE are painted by hand in Portugal and have a speckled finish. They’re also part of a wider “Salo” collection if you’re looking to coordinate them with any dinnerware or art.

Price: £29.00

Salo Set of Two Hand Painted Planters from MADE

Satsumas Plant Stand with Five Plant Pots

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Satsumas Plant Stand with Five Plant Pots

Another novel option: this IKEA ladder style plant stand supports five pots. You can fill each one with a different houseplant or include other objects, so the structure doubles up as storage. The vertical stand is also a space-saving solution, as you can display plants without using up limited floor or counter space.

Price: £35.00

Buy Satsumas Plant Stand from IKEA

Metal Cachepot

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Metal Cachepot

This large cachepot is made from metal with an all-over hammered effect for a unique texture. It’s available in a stylish copper finish (as pictured) as well as in gold, depending on what works best for your home décor. A true statement piece.

Price: £34.99

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Echo Free-Standing Oval Plant Stand

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Echo Free Standing Planter

This elongated oval plant stand will house a selection of plants. The black pot is made from iron and lifts out of the metallic gold stand, so it can be easily wiped clean when needed.

Price: £99.00

Buy Echo Free Standing Oval Plant Stand from MADE

Dursley Resin Plant Pot

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Dursley Resin Pot

Made from resin, this tall speckled pot is a great way to show off a large indoor plant. The grey pot has an egg-shell blue tinge and is set on a detachable wooden stand, which can be removed depending on whether you prefer to have it elevated or set down flat.

Price: £44.99

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Macrame Plant Hanger

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Macrame Plant Hanger

Woven rope “macramé” plant hangers have become a popular interior trend, particularly on social media sites such as Instagram. Slot your plant into the hanger and use the loop to suspend it. This hanger is made by an independent seller on Etsy and there are eight other colour options you can choose from, too.

Price: £9.99

Buy Macrame Plant Hanger on Etsy

Sitting Plant Pot

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Sitting pot

This kooky plant pot has a sweet smiling face, plus arms and legs to look like it’s sitting perched on the edge of a shelf or surface. The plant pot is handmade and is available in six different colour choices. It’s perfect for holding cacti and succulents.

Price: £10.00

Buy Sitting Plant Pot from Etsy

Recycled Hessian Sack Plant Holders

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Recycled Hessian Sack Plant Holders

These planters are made from recycled hessian coffee sacks, meaning they’re both eco-friendly and bang on the up-cycling trend. Each planter is handmade and there are three different sizes to choose from.

Price: £5.99

Buy Recycled Hessian Sack Plant Holder from Etsy

NCYP Hanging Round Ceramic Flower Pot

NCYP Hanging Round Ceramic Flower Pot - BBC Gardener's World Magazine
NCYP Hanging Round Ceramic Flower Pot

This white ceramic planter is designed to hang indoors and show off your plants in an understated, modern style. With a flat base, you also have the option to display the pot on a surface instead. There are drainage holes to prevent excess watering gathering in the bottom.

Price: £14.60

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Retro Flowers Personalised Plant Pot

Retro Flowers Personalised Plant Pot - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine
Retro Flowers Personalised Plant Pot

For something truly unique, this plant pot can be personalised with any message or name. It’s a great choice if you’re looking for gift or to mark a special occasion such as a birthday or anniversary. This pot would suit small houseplants or succulents as well as herbs and seedlings.

Price: £16.00

Buy Retro Flowers Personalised Plant Pot from Not on the High Street

Newberry Three Piece Concrete Plant Pot Set

Newberry Three Piece Concrete Plant Pot Set - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine
Newberry Three Piece Concrete Plant Pot Set

These planters look like folded sacks but are in fact made from concrete, with added drainage holes in the base to stop water collecting at the roots of your plant. The different-sized pots come as a set of three and are available in bold metallic gold (pictured) as well as silver.

Price: £31.99

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