Are you looking for some new outdoor planters for your backyard, porch, front step, pool, deck or patio area? Have you considered buying or adding some metal planters to your outdoor decor?
With the wide variety of metal outdoor planters available on the market today – from very modern, minimalist steel metal planters to rustic rusted copper-look planters to farm-styled galvanized metal planters – you are sure to find the exact metal planter which works for your outdoor decor style.
As far as exterior durability and weather resistance, most metal planters are ideal. Many metal planters are either made with rust free metal, such as aluminum, or have been finished with a rust resistant finish, such as traditional galvanized metal.
If you are a minimalist or have a home with a very modern look and feel, you will probably be drawn to a sleek metal planter. You may like a solid colored metal planter with clean geometric square or rectangular lines.
A solid black tall metal planter with a simple rectangle shape will work for a modern, suburban home. Even if the planter is a dark black color, the plants will provide a pop of vibrant color.
If you have a somewhat traditional house, you may want to opt for a more traditionally styled planter – which will have more detailing on it – but, if you want to add a hint of modern, these sleek black metal planters may work.
Factory Rusted Planters
Incorporating some metal planters which have been pre-rusted at the factory will work for just about any home. These pre-patinaed planters will work especially well for a home which incorporates other natural elements. These planters will also work for a more traditional home if you are looking to add a natural, rustic feel mixed with a hint of modern.
Hanging Wall Planters
If you are lacking in space, you may find useful these wall hanging metal planters. Not only will they be decorative as live wall art, they will give life to a small space.
If you are just looking for a simple, yet traditional planter, you can opt for a metal planter with a more traditional shape and style.
For those looking for a planter which will add its own pop of color, you can choose a solid painted metal planter. These are available in various bright colors such as orange, red and yellow – sure to add that punch of color to your veranda or pool patio even without any plants in them.
Polished Shiny Planters
For a cleaner, polished industrial look, you may opt for a planter done in silver metal. The silver color keeps the look modern while the rawness of the metal adds a nod to the industrial to the look.
Hammered Finish Planters
Another option for a clean sleek look with a bit of softer detailing, these silver aluminum planters have a hammered finish. Because they are round and have a silver hammered finish, they work well in a bohemian or soft space.
Stainless Steel Planters
For the ultimate in luxury metal planters, stainless steel can’t be beat. Not only will you get a decorative, shiny silver metal planter pot but, you will be rust free for a lifetime. Any stainless steel outdoor planter will maintain its sheen and luster for as long as you own the pot.
Have some room in your outdoor space for some hanging plants or flowers? If you like a rustic homey look, try adding some of these zinc metal hanging baskets. They have a similar look and feel to galvanized metal buckets but, are a little shinier.
Unique Themed Planters
If you think there are only the standard designs of hanging baskets available today, think again. There are many unique hanging planters available today. This globe shaped bird-cage like planter will look wonderful filled with a few herb plants. Hang 4 of these on the corners of your gazebo with scented herbs for a wonderfully scented, and attractive, outdoor seating area.
Window Box Planters
To add some interest to your windows, try introducing some window box planters. They are available in just about every color and size. These copper plated window boxes will add a hint of splash and class.
To compare the copper plated finish window box or wall planter, take a look at this rustic metal wall planter. Both done in metal…completely different look.
If you are looking for a truly whimsical and fun backyard garden pieces, take a look at this rustic planter. Made to look like a pull cart or wheelbarrow in galvanized metal, this will add an artistic whimsy to your garden. Add some other old, recycled or re-purposed items like an old cast iron bathtub to make a floral focal point in your garden.
Raised Garden Planters
If you are a gardener and are looking to have a small raised garden, you may consider this beautiful steel raised garden planter. This rustic finished metal raised garden bed would be perfect for just about any type of outdoor decor. It will work equally well with a modern home or because of its rustic finish, a rustic or traditional home.
Galvanized Metal Planters
For a truly industrial and / or rustic farmhouse look in your garden, you may like these garden bed planters made with corrugated galvanized metal. The corrugated galvanized steel, because it is used in various farm installations, provides that very farmhouse or country feel.
Wow…that’s a lot of variety in outdoor metal planters. The shapes, sizes, colors and metals are almost endless. As well, if you opt for some metal planters, you will get the added benefit of low maintenance and long lasting durability.
Add some metal planters to your yard, plant some flowers or plants, and help make your world and ours a greener, more tremendous place!
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