Think you need acres of land and a greenhouse to get your gardening on? Well think again. Turns out, as long as you have a spare wall, you’re good to go – which is great news for my fellow small apartment city dwellers. Read on to see my favorite vertical planter walls for inspiration.
The Pinterest-Worthy DIY Hack
Whether you have a large or small wall space to play with, this clever DIY hack has you covered.
Simply pair a steel mesh frame (available at most garden stores) with some hanging plant pots for an easy, budget-friendly planter wall option. For a touch of personality I love the idea of adding in trinkets and photo frames alongside your plants for a truly personal touch.
The Masterchef Planter Wall
This one’s for all our keen foodie readers. How useful would it be to have fresh herbs at your fingertips?
To achieve this look, take sleek towel rails and add in hanging planters of varying sizes. Fill with your favorite herbs, and voila, your seasoning game has just earned a serious level up.
The Chalkboard Herb Planter Wall
The Minimalist Planter Wall
In a minimalist interior, the addition of a planter wall can really help bring a space to life, offering a chic yet simple point of interest to break up the white.
The key is to stick to minimal fuss planters, such as clear glass or plastic options in interesting shapes.
The Alternative Planter Wall
Did you know that having an indoor vertical planter wall can help remove toxins and unhealthy contaminants from the air, greatly improving air quality?
That seems like as good a reason as any to install this boho-inspired leather and wood trellis, ASAP.
The Rustic Planter Wall
For a rustic take on the planter wall, gather some wooden crates and fashion them into a three tiered hanging garden plot.
Though this particular example grows herbs, I think it would make a beautiful home for a selection of colorful wildflowers and unruly greenery. How romantic!
Where do you stand on vertical planter walls? Let us know in the comments below if you have any alternative ideas for gardening in small spaces!
For more small outdoor space ideas check out our feature on how to style a balcony.