Creative Planter Ideas

Here's a picture of a flowers planted in an old truck. Do you have any creative planter ideas to share? Post your ideas below.

October 6, 20040 found this helpful

I love the old truck planter !

In magazines I have seen old metal beds set in the yard & flowers planted ! THAT'S cute - I saw an old toilet as a planter too !! too funny !

I saw a combat boot used as a panter ! I LOVED that one !

I grew a cherry tomatoe once in a big Ketsup bottle - I just cut off the top down t the Heinz label -

I have seen vegitable plants grown in reused cans of the same vegitable ! Thats a sweet one !

An old wheel barrow makes a nice planter - you can wheel it wherever you want it !

An old high heel would make a cute planter too I think !

I found an old pipestand once & at a rummage sale I found some plastic test tubes that party drinks came in & painted some flowers on the top of the pipe stand & used the test tubes for plant starts !

If you want to make plant start to give to friends when they get a new apt- start them in nice little glass bottles with a ribbon wrapped around the neck so they can be hung in the window !

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February 9, 20050 found this helpful

I actually have some plants in my kitchen in oven mitts. Way cute. I work with a company that sells a "no dirt" soil, so I can use anything for a planter because there is no mess. In the bathroom, I have a plant in a towel that is rolled up with a bow tied around it and the plant in the middle.

Love the idea about veggie cans. I'm going to try that right away.


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April 24, 20070 found this helpful

I've seen people use old chimney stacks as planter stands...very attractive!

Truck looks great.

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April 26, 20070 found this helpful

I saw a cute Idea of planters made of can with foreign language signage...You could look for Mexican/Italian...etc.

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April 26, 20070 found this helpful


What is no-soil dirt, in where can you buy this soil?


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May 27, 20070 found this helpful

Flowers planted in wooden boxes and lots of containers!

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May 27, 20070 found this helpful

Tropicanna planted in a wooden box!

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May 31, 20070 found this helpful

This is an old nail keg with petunias sitting on top

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June 29, 20080 found this helpful

I am wondering what is "no dirt" soil also. Could the person with that post please tell us what it is? Thank you

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