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Best Garden Wall Planters - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine

10 of the best living wall and garden wall planters

Create an outdoor wall feature with our selection of mounted and living wall planters.

Flowers, herbs and vegetables don’t need to be limited to the allotment and indoor pots. Garden wall planters are an attractive and space saving alternative, which make an excellent outdoor feature.

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They include decorative planters, which will frame and add interest to your foliage as well as pared back pouches that let the plants do the talking. Living walls are increasingly popular and can make a real statement across a large surface area in your garden.

Below, we’ve curated a list of wall planters and living wall kits to help you choose the best option for your home. We’ve included a range of hanging planter designs as well as comprehensive living wall kits to help you create your own green walls.

If you’re looking for other ways to display your plants, we’ve also listed a selection of indoor plant pots as well as some of the best self watering planters, which will help do the hard work for you.


10 of the best garden wall planters

Browse our selection of outdoor planters, below;

1

Esschert Cast-Iron Flower Pot Holder

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Esschert Cast-Iron Flower Pot Holder

This triple flower pot holder by Esschert is one of the more traditional wall mounted garden planters available. The decorate metal frame subtly showcases a mix of three plants and is made from cast iron, so it’s a durable choice.

Dimensions: 18 x 52 x 16cm

Price: £25.65

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AmazonBasics Wall Planter

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AmazonBasics Wall Planter

An ideal choice for a contemporary conservatory or porch space, this wall planter is made from stoneware ceramic with a steel frame. Cacti and architectural succulents, such as prickly pear, would work well in this pared back, modern design.

Dimensions: 30.5 x 12.8 x 13.9cm

Price: £16.47

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3

Wood Wall Planter

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Wood Wall Planter

Create a statement living wall with this collection of interlinked garden wall planters. Constructed from sustainably sourced and weather resistant wood there’s plenty of space for a range of different plants.

Dimensions: 75cm x 83cm x 15cm

Price: £9.99

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Wall Hanging Planter

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Wall Hanging Planter – Etsy / RusticLeaf

These wooden wall planters have been naturally seasoned for a warm finish and offer an original and interesting take on hanging planters. There’s also the option to have them treated to a specific colour of your choice, as the planters are created by an independent trader on Etsy.

Dimensions: 65cm in length

Price: £28

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5

Semi Circle Leaf Pattern Wall Planter

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Semi Circle Leaf Pattern Wall Planter

This decorative, wall mounted garden planter can be used indoors or outside. Made from decorated iron, the planter will oxidise outdoors and the leaf print design, with or without additional aging, makes the planter a stylish edition. The shape is ideal for growing herbs and trailing plants.

Dimensions: 32 x 16 x 7cm

Price: £26.95

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6

Esschert Design Ceramic Wall Flower Pot

Esschert Design Ceramic Wall Flower Pot - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine
Esschert Design Ceramic Wall Flower Pot

This ceramic garden wall planter is perfect for displaying your favourite plants. In a simple semi circular shape and with a crackled design it makes a great vintage inspired choice.

Dimensions: 18 x 28 x 12cm

Price: £14.99

Available: Amazon


7

Hanging Planting Grow Bags

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Hanging Planting Grow Bags

This grow bag planter is ideal for those looking to create DIY living walls at home. Consisting of individual planting pouches made from breathable felt to allow free drainage it allows you to create your own designs from a range of herbs, flowers and foliage plants. You could even hang multiple grow bags alongside each other to extend your living wall display.

Dimensions: 100 x 50 x 8 cm

Price: £10.99

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Dsaren 6 Pockets Hanging Planter Bags

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Dsaren 6 Pockets Hanging Planter Bags

These hanging bags are an understated way to display a range of herbs and plants without distracting from their natural appeal. The pouches are made from felt for easy drainage while the backing is waterproof to protect walls from moisture.

Dimensions: 31.2 x 22.6 x 4.4 cm

Price: £12.59

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9

Vertical Scottish Larch Garden Ladder Planter

Vertical Scottish Larch Garden Ladder Planter - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine
Vertical Scottish Larch Garden Ladder Planter

This ladder planter is made by an independent seller in Scotland using local larch wood and comes in three options with either two, three or four boxes for planting. The ladder simply rests on the ground so it can be leant against a wall rather than needing to be permanently mounted.

Dimensions: 120cm Height x 60cm Wide (four box planter), 95cm Height x 60cm Wide (three box planter), 68cm Height x 60cm Wide (two box planter)

Price: from £75

Buy Vertical Scottish Larch Garden Ladder Planter at Etsy


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Wonderwall Vertical Planting Kit

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Wonderwall Vertical Planting Kit

This comprehensive kit has been specifically designed to help you create your own vibrant living wall at home. It includes everything you need to get going, such as interlocking planters, water filters, battens and all plugs and fixing screws. Full instructions help you put everything together smoothly.

Dimensions (per planter): 48cm x 16cm x 18cm

Price: £329.99

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