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.
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;
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
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
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
Wall Hanging Planter
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
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
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
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
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
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
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