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It has been a long winter. But, spring is just around the corner, and with spring, comes gardening! These 16 DIY planter ideas will get you excited to get that garden started! I know we are excited to get to making more than a few of them!
1 Bicycle Planter
If your kid’s are always leaving their bikes on the lawn, you may almost feel like they are ornaments. If this sounds like you, we have an idea that you just might get a kick out of. An old bicycle turned into a planter. The best part? Since it is on wheels, it is very easy to move when you need to take care of the lawn!
2 Birdcage Planter
Succulents require very little water. Because of this, just about anything you can imagine can be used as a planter. All you need is a little soil and some sunlight. And since you only need a little soil, this gorgeous birdcage makes the perfect planter!
3 Chandelier Planter
Looking for a vintage inspired idea? Keep an eye out for old chandeliers. Remove the lights and wiring and you have the perfect hanger for vines of all kinds. How gorgeous would this be for your patio?
4 Fairy Garden Planter
A few simple decorations and a little creativity can turn any broken flower pot into a work of art. This project is also a great way to get kids involved in gardening. Who knows, maybe they will pick up a new pastime.
5 Hanging Kettle Planter
Have an old tea kettle that you just do not use any longer? Do not get rid of it just yet. With a little love, time, and decoration you can turn it into this beautiful planter.
6 Hollow Log Planter
It may take a bit more work to make than many of the other planters on this list, but this log is among the most beautiful. And with time and age, it will only improve in appearance.
7 Old Chair Planter
Add even more color to your flower arrangements with a brightly painted chair planter! Visually appealing and giving a simple presentation…but most definitely not understated.
8 Old Jeans Planter
Here is something that you do not see every day. Turn an old pair of jeans into a planter that is guaranteed to turn heads, in a good way!
9 Old Tire Planters
If you are looking for bright and colorful planters this year, these adorable teacups are made from old tires! Perfect if you are wanting a fairly large planter that is oh so cute.
10 Pallet Herb Garden Planter
Do you want an herb garden, but find yourself short on space? Go find yourself a simple wooden pallet. With a few modifications you can make this super cute and space saving herb planter.
11 Rain Boot Planters
How cute of an idea is this? Spring is generally the rainiest season, so why not turn rain boots into planters?! In a few simple steps, you too can have your flowers growing with this brilliant idea.
12 Tire Planter
We have already shown you some tire planters. But here is a different spin on that idea that is just as beautiful.
13 Vertical Strawberry Planters
Even though this idea says it is for strawberries, any type of vine or creeping plant would love this. Pieces of PVC pipe have never been so good looking.
14 Vintage Book Planters
We know that this list says that it is for your garden, but these planters were just too adorable to not list here. Just like the birdcage listed above; with a little soil and some sunlight…succulents really can grow just about anywhere!
15 Wine Barrel Planter
The perfect planter for the lake house or cottage. Set out on the porch, patio, or even your deck. The tiered box design is perfect for a corner section to show off your plants.
16 Wine Bottle Planters
Do you know what goes perfect with a wine barrel planter? How about using empty wine bottles to grow even more flowers and vines. With a bit of moss or peat you can grow many different plants right out of the bottom!