15 Best Indoor and Outdoor Hanging Planters

Level up your gardening game with a beautiful hanging planter or basket.

Price and stock could change after publish date, and we may make money off these affiliate links. Learn more.
Updated on April 10, 2023

Whether you’re a first-time plant parent or a professional green thumb, one fact holds true: no design is complete without at least one thriving plant on hand. Hanging planters, and the plants they host, are our secret weapons for creating vibrancy, interest and height in indoor and outdoor spaces. Dangling planters ooze charm and create a home for trailing vines, fresh herbs and eye-catching blooms in your outdoor space.

Before you check out our curated collection of must-shop hanging planters and baskets below, here are some tips to keep top of mind to find the perfect fit for your space.

What to Look for in a Hanging Planter

Materials: Use your interior design aesthetic as your guide. Select a hanging planter material that suits your style parameters. Blue-and-white ceramic or patinaed copper hanging planters are perfect picks for traditional or transitional designs, while matte-black metal or geometric glass options are unmatched additions to any modern space.

Your Plants' Needs: Though rewarding, houseplants are known for their fussy nature. Each plant comes with its unique set of needs to ensure it thrives in your environment, and the planter it calls home can make or break its survival in your space. Our advice? Be sure that the hanging planter you select is the appropriate size and material for the plant you have in mind before purchasing. A glass terrarium works wonders for air plants and succulents but proves unsuccessful for plants requiring well-drained, moist soil.

Weight: Be sure your hanging planters have the weight limit it takes to hold your growing plant baby and all the water that comes with it. The last thing you want is your beautiful hanging planter to come crashing down – with your beloved trailing ivy and bits of your ceiling falling along with it.


Looking for a hanging planter with a style that lasts? Invest in this contemporary hanging terra-cotta planter. The rich, rust-toned stone is timeless, and, unlike its resin counterparts, the stone material grows increasingly beautiful with age. This standout planter design is enhanced with a crisp-white base and a blonde-tone jute rope hanger approved for indoor and outdoor use. Our favorite part? The hanging planters are handcrafted in India, guaranteeing one-of-a-kind results.

The Sill

Let your love of all things color shine with these vibrant planter hangers. Each handmade basket hanger is crafted from 100-percent recycled cotton rope and finished in your choice of three vibrant midcentury modern colorways: lilac, coral or ochre. Treat yourself to a single showstopper hanger or scoop up a pair to create a technicolor display.

$29.99 (Set of 2)

Warm, woven and timeless — add this set of woven jute hanging planters to your cart ASAP. The classic basket set brings charm and warmth to any corner of your home. Use the darling planters to hold trailing vines or showcase seasonal scents with fragrant summer blooms.

$75 $53
Lulu and Georgia
On Sale!

Dial up your plant display with an earthy texture. This rattan hanging planter balances natural materials with a modern, sculptural façade to yield a timeless piece you’ll use indoors or out for years to come. The hanging planter features a warm wood finish and comes with a classic rope hanger.

Etsy | Yerbamaladesigns

When in doubt, add a tassel. These statement-making macrame hanging planters are handmade in Miami using 100 percent recycled cotton. The woven design is fitting for midcentury ranches and boho bungalows and comes in five warm earth tones to best suit your space. Add a matte black, white-washed or classic terra-cotta pot from your local nursery to complete your display.


10 Best Window Box Planters for Every Style

Grow your curb appeal with these best-selling window box planters.


Sleek and chic, this moody matte black hanging planter makes an ideal addition to any indoor space. The spherical ceramic design boasts a rich, smoky finish and a brass accent that shines in modern interiors. Each planter holds up to six pounds and can mount to the ceiling or wall with the included hardware.

West Elm

Crown the corner of your home office or bedroom with imaginative lines and warm, welcoming color. The Misewell Portico hanging planters boast a clean yet whimsical silhouette and come in two cheery tones: blush and ivory. Use the Portico hanging planters to host spiky succulents for a mod, geometric appeal or lush trailing vines for a show-stopping display.

$21.98 (Set of 3)

Infuse fresh summer color into your kitchen or breakfast nook with this breezy ceramic planter trio. The set includes three pint-sized hanging planters in a glossy aqua, dove gray and crisp white finish. Texture-rich jute rope suspends each vessel from the ceiling and brings tactile contrast to the display. Use the coastal collection to house trailing greenery, prickly cactus or fresh garden herbs.


Shape up your indoor garden with the help of this hanging pyramid terrarium. The glass-and-copper geometric planter makes a dapper display case for textural pebbles, stones and your air plant or succulents. Pro tip: Invest in two or three pyramid planters and suspend them in front of your favorite window to frame the view and create a focal point in the room.

$31.99 (Set of 2)

This minimalist hanging planter pair is a must-buy for your modern home or garden. The chic planters are crafted from durable metal and coated with a high-temp paint to achieve their dramatic, inky façade. Each planter features a fashionable whisper-thin halo, a black chain and the hanging hardware necessary to secure them to your covered patio or breakfast nook ceiling.

$35.94 (Set of 2)

Bring texture and contrast to your patio with this stone-inspired duo. The hanging planter pair is crafted from lightweight plastic material and features a convincing rock finish that creates a handsome backdrop for cascading vines and blooms. Each earthy planter comes equipped with a durable and adjustable rope hanger and features four drainage holes to combat over-saturation.


This isn’t your grandmother’s windowsill herb garden. This indoor hanging herb garden is as fresh as the basil it grows with a modern silhouette and bold design. The hanging herb planter features three white pots that dangle from a wall-mounted stainless-steel frame. Looking for something a bit more subtle? Snag the same design in the white or brass finish for an understated addition to your kitchen.


Take your plants to new heights with this airy seagrass hanging planter. The double-decker design features two planter pots with plastic-coated interiors and a woven seagrass exterior. A soft contrast brings interest to the planter, while a dangling tassel accent adds a touch of bohemian appeal to the design.

$29.99 $21
On Sale!

There’s nothing like a vine-ripened tomato to complete a summer salad. Grow your own juicy tomatoes from home with this budget-friendly hanging planter. The design is made from a lightweight, drainable fabric and features three roomy pouches equipped for growing tomatoes, jalapenos and bell peppers. Bonus: This planter requires no weeding or pesticides to reap bountiful veggies from your backyard.

$47.99 (Set of 2)

Shape up your covered porch or patio with this geometric hanging planter. The white triangular planter features two pots that connect and cascade from the ceiling to create a dazzling modern display. Each planter is crafted from powder-coated metal and includes a drainage hole to avoid over-saturating the plants.

Shop More Gardening Must-Haves

Next Up

52 Best Pots and Planters for Every Style and Budget

Perk up your patio or indoor space no matter your budget with these stylish planters and pots.

The Best Plant Stands for Every Style and Space

Elevate your botanical display with these fresh-picked plant stands.

25 Budget-Friendly Buys You Didn't Know You Needed for Your Garden

Add a special touch to your outdoor space with these beautiful and functional finds under $50.

11 Great Garden Trellises for Climbing Vines, Blooms and Vegetables

Add support and style to your landscape design with these beautiful garden trellises.

10 Best Window Box Planters for Every Style

Grow your curb appeal with these best-selling window box planters.

The Best Outdoor Curtains for Your Porch

Wrap your porch in privacy and style with these top-rated outdoor curtains.

The Best Tools to Get Kids Hooked on Gardening

Foster an interest in being outside and outdoor gardening with these kid-sized tools.

The Best Outdoor Patio Heaters for Every Budget

Extend the seasons with our favorite outdoor heaters for your deck, patio, porch and more.

The Best Outdoor Cushions, Pillows and Poufs for Every Style and Budget

Find the best UV- and water-resistant cushions, pillows and poufs, and successfully prep your outdoor space for summer.

28 Best Outdoor Wall Decor for Your Porch, Deck & Patio

Perk up your porch with our favorite all-weather wall art and decor for every outdoor style.

Go Shopping

Get product recommendations from HGTV editors, plus can’t-miss sales and deals.


Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss HGTV in your favorite social media feeds.