12 Pretty + Practical Vertical Garden Planters

Take your gardening to new heights — literally — with these vertical garden planters and boxes.

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April 12, 2022

Don't let city living keep you from bringing your lush, gardening dreams to fruition this growing season. Vertical garden planters make homegrown blooms, berries and vegetables an attainable goal for gardeners with tiny terraces, petite patios or cramped apartment kitchens. These space-saving garden planters come in a myriad of materials and designs to cater to every style, budget and specialty. Live for fresh tomatoes? There's a planter for that. Obsessed with fresh herbs? Yep, there's a planter for that. Want nothing more than to master the art of growing strawberries on your back deck? You're in the right place. Peep planter number one to pursue your berry dreams, and shop the remaining 11 vertical planters to support all your other gardening endeavors in the links below.

$59.95 $38.85

Nothing spells summer quite like a bowl of fresh strawberries, and we think homegrown strawberries taste the sweetest. Put your green thumb to the test and harvest strawberries from your backyard with this five-tier vertical planter pot. The indoor-outdoor planter is a must for veteran and novice gardeners alike because it features a flow-through design that promotes drainage and prevents water accumulation. Hang your planter from your covered patio, or use it freestanding to grow strawberries, succulents, posies or herbs.


Shop this durable vertical planter to enjoy elevated annuals and fresh vegetables for years to come. The inky steel frame features a powder-coated finish that makes it rust-proof to endure the ever-evolving elements. Five plastic planter boxes nestle into the steel frame at staggered heights to create effortless drainage and an eye-catching display.

Crate & Barrel

Looking for a vertical planter that combines high style with high performance? This striking steel vertical planter features a streamlined silhouette and four minimalist planter boxes in an inky finish that plays well in both modern and farmhouse settings. Best part? You can remove the watertight planters from the ladder base and rearrange them to your heart's content.

$94.99 $89.99

Know what you grow with this charming vertical wood planter that comes with a built-in chalkboard label. The farmhouse-inspired design is crafted from wood and features a folding easel base for easy storage between seasons. Each vertical garden comes with nine wooden planter boxes and is topped with a weather-resistant coating for long-lasting outdoor use.


Bring a sea of posies to your petite patio with this simple hanging vertical wall planter. The lightweight design features 36 felt pockets that retain moisture to nourish flowers, herbs and vegetables. Attach the vertical planter to your balcony railing, patio wall or outside your kitchen window for easy access to fresh herbs during the growing season.


Take your blooms to the next level with this mobile freestanding vertical planter. Each set includes a corrosion-resistant metal frame and nine small and two large durable plastic planter boxes ideal for growing herbs, vegetables and flowers on your deck or patio.


Talk about charming! We consider this sweet, wall-mounted vertical planter a must-buy for farmhouse kitchens. Each planter features a richly-stained wood backing and four half-moon metal pots. The white pots pop against the wood base and are enhanced by inky-black borders and subtle distressing.


This sleek grid-style vertical planter brings lush displays to any outdoor space. The wall-mounted design features a bold grid backdrop and five inky planter pots that can be rearranged to cater to annuals and vegetables alike. Bonus: You can mount the planter vertically or horizontally to suit your space and needs.


Looking to splurge on a statement-making vertical planter? This modern farmhouse design fits the bill with a wooden ladder base and five galvanized planter boxes. The chic planter is crafted from high-quality fir wood for durability and is designed to flourish indoors or out.


Add a splash of summery color to your garden, deck or patio with this brilliant vertical planter. The aqua planter includes five stackable planters with four pockets each to hold a total of 20 plants at a time. The eye-catching planter is designed especially for strawberries or tomatoes, and it's crafted from plastic for durability.


Get your gardening started for less money than you spend on your weekly coffee runs with this wall-mounted planter. The budget-friendly design comes equipped with nine flat pockets made from water-retaining felt material. Secure the planter on your garden shed wall or deck railing, and fill it with herbs, blooms, succulents or vegetables.

$399 - $699
Lettuce Grow

Lettuce Grow's signature product, The Farmstand, is a self-watering, self-fertilizing hydroponic setup. Basically, plants grow in water instead of soil, nutrients are delivered via fertilizer in recirculating water and grow lights simulate sunlight when growing indoors. The Farmstand starts with a 3-foot-8-inch-tall base that holds water and a pump, with a hole for adding water and fertilizer and testing pH. You then add layers for planting six plants at a time. The entry-level option starts with 12 plants, then you can build up to 18, 24, 30 or 36 plants!

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