All products were chosen independently by our editorial team. This review contains affiliate links and we may receive a commission for purchases made. Please read our affiliates FAQ page to find out more.
15 pots for indoor plants - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine

10 of the best indoor plant pots

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

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 wooden planter with leaves or suspend vines from your ceiling, there are plenty of stylish ways to house different species, including foolproof houseplants.

Advertisement

If you’re environmentally aware, you might be interested in our list of some of the best eco plant pots. For anyone who likes being surrounded by plants and fresh flowers but wants less of the hassle, we’ve also found some great gardening subscription boxes in the UK. Like many of the pots below, these boxes could make ideal gardening gift ideas.

10 of the best indoor plant pots

From woven baskets and up-cycled coffee sacks, to hanging pots and glass cacti and succulent 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

Buy Patch Clay Hanging Pot from Patch Plants


Raja Black & Natural Seagrass Belly Basket

Raja Black & Natural Seagrass Belly Basket - BBC Gardeners' World
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


The Fellie Glass Pentagon Open Geometric Terrarium

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

Buy The Fellie Glass Pentagon Open Geometric Terrarium on Amazon


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 (pre-order)


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

Satsumas Plant Stand with Five Plant Pots - BBC Gardener's World Magazine
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

Metal Cachepot - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine
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

Buy Metal Cachepot from Wayfair


Echo Free-Standing Oval Plant Stand

Echo Free Standing Planter - BBC Gardener's World Magazine
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


Recycled Hessian Sack Plant Holders

Recycled Hessian Sack Plant Holders - BBC Gardeners' World Magazine
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


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

Advertisement

Buy Newberry Three Piece Concrete Plant Pot Set from Wayfair