Do you need some planter for your backyard? A one that will not look like the usual terracotta planter and will add some whimsy to your backyard? Well, how about you choose some wine barrel planters? Yes, you read that right, you can repurpose old wine barrels into cool planters and today we want to show you some ideas that you can get inspired from.
There is nothing tricky in turning wine barrels into planters. Simply fill with soil and plants and choose where you will display your planter. And don’t worry if the barrel look old and rusty, because this will actually give a vintage touch to your outdoors. Choose to add only one or maybe several. And you can either plant one type of plant, several of them or maybe even some tiny tree. Here are some such ideas that you may love to copy.
Wine Barrel Planters
Besides plants, you can also add some tiny lantern, bird houses etc., into the planter that will actually make it look like a fairy garden.
Also, instead of one barrel, you can arrange several of them. This will instantly become a focal point in your garden.
And how about you try to make some spilled flower pots? Simply flip the barrel on the ground, and plant the flowers appropriate to the sun and soil conditions in a patter that suggests the flowers just spilled out of a dropped pot. The flowers will actually look like spilled streams of liquid color.
And there is yet one more option of how to turn wine barrels into unique planters. Or to be more precise into tiered planters. Such planters are great alternative for vertical gardening and they can fit more plants then the regular planters. They are also perfect for plantings some succulents and their rich hues and textures will look great in combo with the wooden barrel. Here are several such ideas.
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So, which one from the above wine barrel planters did you like the best? Tell us in the comments and make sure to stay up to date with the content of Top Dreamer to find many other creative decor ideas for you outdoors.