Street flowerpots (48 photos): all about materials and manufacturing

Outdoor flowerpots and pots not only help gardeners in the cultivation of especially sensitive plants, making it possible to select the optimal soil composition for each green pet, but are also one of the best ways to highlight bright accents, emphasizing all the splendor and harmony of the garden.

Outdoor flowerpots and pots not only help gardeners in the cultivation of especially sensitive plants, making it possible to select the optimal soil composition for each green pet, but are also one of the best ways to highlight bright accents, emphasizing all the splendor and harmony of the garden.

Flowerpots and pots made from a variety of materials not only house the optimal soil composition of garden plants, but are also one of the best ways to add vibrant accents to a garden plot. Outdoor flowerpots can have a variety of shapes, and their decor will complement the landscape gardening composition.

Choice of outdoor flowerpots

Since outdoor flowerpots are designed to decorate the courtyard, front area, garden paths, stairs, porch, terrace or recreation area, then you need to choose them based on considerations of functionality. So, a vacant lot or a newly planted area with small vegetation will perfectly complement the original oblong flowerpots or large flower beds..

Wicker baskets from the vine will emphasize the romantic mood of landscape design

Wicker baskets from the vine will emphasize the romantic mood of landscape design

It is the size of the street flowerpot that should be considered when choosing such a decorative element. Everything will depend on the total area of ​​the site or garden. An overly large flowerpot in a small area will look too cumbersome, dominant and intrusive, depriving the rest area of ​​coziness and harmony.

Flower amphoras, sometimes also called mobile flower beds, are an excellent decorative solution for any style of landscape design.

Flower amphoras, sometimes also called mobile flower beds, are an excellent decorative solution for any style of landscape design.

A small nondescript flowerpot on a too long alley in the garden will simply get lost. And, on the contrary, a street flowerpot of the optimal size will balance and maximally emphasize the space..

Glowing in the dark flowerpots are a very functional idea, since at night they play the role of lanterns and in the daytime they are ordinary flowerpots with flowers.

Glowing in the dark flowerpots are a very functional idea, since at night they play the role of lanterns and in the daytime they are ordinary flowerpots with flowers.

Advice! Do not get too carried away with bright decor. The design of flowerpots should not be brighter than the flower arrangement planted in it. The most popular in landscape design are pots and flowerpots in light soothing shades: white, beige, cream, brown, terracotta.

Funny pots in the form of concrete busts with plants-hairstyles will not leave you indifferent

Funny pots in the form of concrete busts with plants-hairstyles will not leave you indifferent

Outdoor flowerpots: concrete, plastic, stone

After choosing the purpose and dimensions of the desired flowerpot, it is worth considering the materials from which it will be made. The most popular are stone, concrete and plastic outdoor flowerpots. Also, a natural material such as clay is often used. The plasticity of clay allows you to create unique shapes and textures, but they must be covered with a special glaze – to retain moisture and increase resistance to low temperatures.

Bringing special charm, charm and sophistication to the garden environment, outdoor flowerpots will help transform even the most dull corner of the garden

Bringing special charm, charm and sophistication to the garden environment, outdoor flowerpots will help transform even the most dull corner of the garden

Vases made of natural or artificial stone are often placed on special stone pedestals and stands, and are often decorated with intricate relief patterns. Their main advantages are durability and special decorativeness. Stone flowerpots and pots for the garden perfectly retain moisture, which does not allow the soil to dry out.

Tubs made of natural stone look very unusual

Tubs made of natural stone look very unusual

Funny black and white ceramic pots

Funny black and white ceramic pots

Concrete outdoor flowerpots, due to their impressive size and heavy weight, are suitable mainly for decorating large areas.

In the role of flower pots - an unusual composition with concrete cubes - will become a real asset of your yard design

In the role of flower pots – an unusual composition with concrete cubes – will become a real asset of your yard design

Concrete outdoor flowerpots are made in the form of large vases, which is a fairly aesthetic and practical way of planting flowers, compared to ordinary flower beds. Often, concrete outdoor flower pots are modular containers. Their construction consists of a concrete base and a flower vase made of concrete or stone chips..

A big plus of most flower pots is mobility, which allows you to change the

A big plus of most flower pots is mobility, which allows you to change the “decoration” at any time.

Such flowerpots have a fairly long service life, do not crack from temperature changes and are not affected by water. Also, concrete outdoor flowerpots are made using a reinforcing mesh, which increases the strength of the products..

Concrete blocks can also be used as a flowerpot, using bright coloring for them, they will become an indispensable element of decor

Concrete blocks can also be used as a flowerpot, using bright coloring for them, they will become an indispensable element of decor

The most economical option for decorating a garden plot is plastic outdoor flowerpots..

A bright composition with three red flowerpots with flowers will decorate a rest corner

A bright composition with three red flowerpots with flowers will decorate a rest corner

Plastic pots, the configuration of which allows them

Plastic pots, the configuration of which allows them to be “put on” on vertical partitions, most often on fences

They are often made in bright, rich colors, and in themselves are a self-sufficient element of the decor. The cost of plastic flowerpots is quite low. One of the indisputable advantages of plastic outdoor flowerpots is their mobility due to their low weight. And thanks to the latest technologies, plastic products are able to imitate various surfaces – clay, stone, etc. Flowerpots, flowerpots and plastic pots are capable of perfectly retaining moisture, preventing plants from drying out.

Small plastic pots with flowers will decorate the fence in the country

Small plastic pots with flowers will decorate the fence in the country

How to make an outdoor flowerpot with your own hands

If you have an irresistible desire to bring your creative ideas to life, you should think about how to make an outdoor flowerpot with your own hands. Suitable products can be made from wooden boxes, barrels, tubs, wheelbarrows, large dishes, etc. The basic rule is to treat flowerpots and tubs with antiseptics and cover surfaces with linseed oil or varnish.

House facade decoration - colorful boxes with flowers

House facade decoration – colorful boxes with flowers

You can also make an outdoor pot out of clay with your own hands. Both natural clay and decorative white clay are suitable for modeling. Decorative clay has many advantages – it does not lend itself to compulsory firing, molding can be carried out without blanks and the speed of its solidification is very high. It is also easy to decorate..

For some, old rusty buckets are rubbish, while others will be attracted by the idea of ​​creating flowerpots out of them in the form of a vertical composition.

For some, old rusty buckets are rubbish, while others will be attracted by the idea of ​​creating flowerpots out of them in the form of a vertical composition.

The house, completely made of wood, will be decorated with boxes of flowers in the same style

The house, completely made of wood, will be decorated with boxes of flowers in the same style

Advice! When creating an outdoor flowerpot with your own hands, you need to think over its design. Fragments of mirrors, small stones, shells, coins, beads, etc. are suitable as decor. All elements must be fixed with epoxy resin or construction glue.

An old chair can be a great base for creating a flower arrangement.

An old chair can be a great base for creating a flower arrangement.

Do not rush to throw away unnecessary rubber boots, because they can be used in the country as a house for flowers

Do not rush to throw away unnecessary rubber boots, because they can be used in the country as a house for flowers

Choosing flowers for outdoor flowerpots

Depending on the location of the flowerpots, flower arrangements are also selected, which are planted there. When choosing flowers for outdoor flowerpots, flowerpots and pots, you need to know what exactly in the bouquet should take the central position.

Flowerpots will add color and comfort to the courtyard of your home

Flowerpots will add color and comfort to the courtyard of your home

During the preparation of flower arrangements, plants with different color of buds, height, splendor and types of stems are used. For large flowerpots, two or three types of plants are used, while taller flowers occupy the central place, and lower flowers at the edges..

Bright multi-colored boxes with geraniums became salvation for the alley from boring concrete walls

Bright multi-colored boxes with geraniums became salvation for the alley from boring concrete walls

For oblong flowerpots, climbing plants or flowing flower arrangements are used, bordering on a circumference or perimeter. If the flowerpot is located near the wall, then taller plants are planted along the back panel, low or falling – closer to the front edge.

Concrete flowerpots with conifers will decorate the terrace of the house

Concrete flowerpots with conifers will decorate the terrace of the house

Stylish gray and white flowerpot and neatly trimmed thuja

Stylish gray-white flowerpot with neatly trimmed thuja

Advice! Usually, plants for outdoor flowerpots are unpretentious and do not need careful maintenance. For optimal and full flowering, it is enough to water and loosen them in a timely manner. Sometimes some plant varieties need to be fed with mineral fertilizers, which are solutions or granules.

Unnecessary metal barrels will ideally solve the problem of planting large plants, and by painting them in bright colors, they will become a very aesthetic addition to landscape design

Unnecessary metal barrels will ideally solve the problem of planting large plants, and by painting them in bright colors, they will become a very aesthetic addition to landscape design

Tall pots with flowers matched to the general color scheme will help to create beauty around the main entrance.

Tall pots with flowers matched to the general color scheme will help to create beauty around the main entrance.