20+ Things You Can Repurpose as Garden Planters

Planters and flower pots can add lots of charm to any garden or patio space. If your old terra cotta pots have become boring and you would like to give your garden a fresh look, you can create great looking planters from everyday and recycled objects. To give you some inspiration, here are some of our favorite ideas on how to turn old things into beautiful flower pots and planters.


 1   Flower Pots Made from Old Tin Cans

via Noble Pig

 2   Rain Boot Planters

via Rosina Huber


 3   Tea Cup Planters

via Epheriell Designs


 4   Denim Jeans Planter

Denim Jeans Planter

via New girl on the blog


 5   Purses and Totes Turned Planters

Purses and Totes Turned Planters

via Prescotte News


 6   Upcycled Vintage Suitcase Garden

Upcycled Vintage Suitcase Garden

via Garden Therapy


 7   Book Planters

via Apartment Therapy


 8   Teapot Planter

teapot planter

via Super Mom No Cape


 9   Vintage Bicycle Planter

via Flickr


 10   Wine Bottle Planters

Wine Bottle Planters

via Rent a Ryan


 11   Baby Buggy Planter

Baby Buggy Planter

via Hometalk


 12   Painted Mason Jar Planters

via The CSI Project


 13   Old Tire Planters

via Natural Learning


 14   Oak Wine Barrel Planter

via Red Wood Store


 15   Watering Can Planter

Watering Can Planter

via The Gardening Cook


 16   Chair Planter

Chair Planter

via Cottage at the Crossroads


 17   Wheelbarrow Planter

Wheelbarrow Planter

via The DIY Playbook


 18   Repurposed Toolbox Flower Planter

Repurposed Toolbox Flower Planter

via The Summery Umbrella


 19   Bra Planter

via Eat Live Grow Paleo


 20   Sink Flower Pot

via Green Diary


 21   Bath Tub Planter

via Self Discovery Portal


 22   Bird Cage Flower Planter

Bird Cage Flower Planter

via Crafts by Amanda

What do you think about these ideas? Do you think you’ll give any of them a try? Let us know in the comments section below, and as always, feel free to share this post with others!

20+ Things You Can Repurpose as Garden Planters


  1. all of these ideas are lovely!

  2. Beautiful ideas on their own, thank you very much for opening my thoughts into reusing materials lying down here and there to use as planters. The use of denim jeans, purses, totes, and a baby buggy is a brilliant idea. Reusing old and outdated items lying around the home is an eco-friendly initiative.

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