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I wanted to know how and where I can purchase different sizes of plain terra cotta pots in bulk? Thanks.
If you buy from anywhere that has to ship you will spend a lot for shipping. I would contact my local Home Depot or Lowes and see what they can do. Or your local Nursery would be able to help, too. Hope that does the trick!!
Alibaba.com is cheap, but you may have to wait for delivery.
There are several places that sell terra cotta pots wholesale but you do not mention a number but just say "buy in bulk" and so you may have to look at companies that sell in the number your require.
Wholesale companies usually have a certain amount that you have to spend to be able to purchase from them or a certain number of items. you can check both os these companies out but you may have to create an account to be able to see their prices.
Many times you can buy a large quantity on line from stores like Walmart, Lowe's, Target, or Home Depot and have them sent to their local store for pick up and that would save shipping cost.
Where can I find large terra cotta saucers?
I am so frustrated. I am looking all over for a place that sells Terra Cotta (clay) pots to make clay people and cannot find them anywhere. These are not the usual size for regular pots for plants, but smaller sizes such as 1 3/4 inch, 1 1/2 inch, 1 1/4 inch, and 5/8 inch. If they sell these darn instruction booklets why do they not sell the pots or a link to find them. Any help would be much appreciated. Thank you.
Try craft stores. Michaels has a large selection of terra cotta pots from tiny to huge. Pricing is very reasonable too.
Craft stores or the dollar store are probably the best bet. They also sell them at home improvement stores but I don't think they have smaller sizes. Amazon sells smaller pots but they would be more expensive, especially if you don't have a prime membership.
I found really small ones for the arms at Walmart and Hobby Lobby had a size up for the legs.
I'm also frustrated by buying terra cotta pots in bulk. I've bought nearly all that I find and my business is growing and I need at least 100 of the 6 inch terra cotta pots with the saucers to match. They must be reasonably priced. Any suggestions on where I can find at least 100 or more? Thank you.
By AnitaM47 from Midland, TX
I have over 100 6 inch terra cotta pots for sale. I worked at a gardening center. Let me know if you are interested and how much you think is a good/fair price for them.
This pottery is made in Marshall Texas' at Marshall Pottery. The clay is there in that area that the pots are made with. There is an outlet, Pottery Tent on HY 59 in Marshall. There is a web site for the pottery.
I found mine @ Meijers.
Heard that Marshal pottery has closed
I am looking for terra cotta pots 8" to 12" without a rim around the top. Any ideas?
I am in need of 3 to 4 - 18 inch, 4 to 5 - 12 inch, and about 5 or 6 - 9 inch terra cotta pots. Can anyone help?
If you have a Hobby Lobby they used to carry those pots in all sizes.
Ocean State Job Lot, Christmas Tree Shop, Michael's Crafts, Home Depot, Lowe's, Target, Walmart Garden Center. Ann & Hope, Dollar Stores for Sm. size. Good Luck. I hope this helps. : )
Most home improvement stores carry them.
I am looking for wholesale terracotta pots; any ideas?
By Lbart from Glen Alpine, NC
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I'm looking for the most cost efficient terra cotta pots available. The size and shape don't matter. Any thoughts? Yes, I'm a dumpster diver and have retrieved some there, thoroughly sanitized them, and they are perfect.
Hardiness Zone: 5b
Barbara from Wickliffe, OH
I agree with Dollar Store, but here in Houston, Texas, USA we have a store called Garden Ridge.
They have everything you could ever think of from bedding, to planing, pictures, bath, silk flowers, and plants, wedding accessories, huge Christmas selection, baskets, statues, etc.
I don't know where else they are located in the USA though, sorry. (03/19/2009)
I found the "mother-lode" of terra cotta flower pots last year at Garden Ridge also. They were very inexpensive. I see from the Garden Ridge web site that there are 3 stores in Ohio. If you live near one I would definitely check them out. Good luck. (03/19/2009)
How about Old Time Pottery? Is there one in your area? Good luck. (03/19/2009)
I find terracotta pots at yard sales, thrift shops, and dumpster/curbside.
But another good way to recycle is freecycle. It's where people offer items they no longer use and you post what you need. Check out freecycle.org for a description of what its about and a link to your local site. It is wonderful. (03/22/2009)
Garage sales. (03/24/2009)
Have you tried Michael's or Hobby Lobby? I think they have them, but I don't know how much they charge. Good luck and God bless you. (04/24/2008)
Try the Dollar Store/Dollar Tree if you have them in that part of the country. Or thrift stores, garage sales, and craigslist.com. (04/24/2008)
Actually, Home Depot has the small ones for relatively little. (04/25/2008)
Have you tried Freecycle? Maybe someone has some to offer. Search for the Freecycle in your area.
Hi, try Holly Lobby. I was very impressed at their low prices on these. Best prices that I have seen. Hope you live close to one. Good Luck. (04/26/2008)
I have seen a lot for pennies at garage sales, so many uses for them. Try Home Depot or Wal Mart.
Good luck. (05/02/2008)
We have a Dollar Store here where I got 4 small terra cotta pots for a dollar.
Good Luck ! (05/13/2008)