22 Trendy Outdoor Planters For Your Front Porch & Back Patio

Lifestyle expert, journalist and interior design blogger Candie Anderson of candieanderson.com has the scoop on 22 of the best outdoor planters for your front yard, porch, back patio, deck, garden and near the pool! They're perfect for planting your favorite flowers, plants, herbs and trees!

 

 

If there’s one positive thing to come out of the pandemic, it’s that people have found a newfound love and passion for gardening. Outdoor planters are more popular than ever and have the power to beautify a front porch or back patio. When I was growing up I spent a lot of time at my grandparents’ house. My grandma loved gardening and had an abundance of beautiful ceramic pots and outdoor planters that she’d bought in Mexico. Her front yard and garden were so welcoming. Family and friends loved relaxing at my grandparents’ home. It brought a sense of peace and tranquility!

I just love the look of outdoor planters on front porches, in the garden, on back patios, and near the pool! I recently bought the most beautiful rosemary plant. It is so fragrant and has gorgeous blue flowers! I started shopping for a new outdoor planter to plant it in, and stumbled on quite a few trendy outdoor planters in a variety of styles and price ranges! 

If you’re searching for a new planter for your outdoor sanctuary, you’re in luck. Today, I’m excited to share 22 of the best outdoor planters in a variety of styles and price ranges! I hope you love them as much as I do. 

 

Trendy Concrete Outdoor Planters

How gorgeous is this Pottery Barn Concrete Fluted Planter? It comes in a variety of sizes – from low to medium, large, and more! This planter is perfect for the industrial, classic, coastal-inspired, industrial, or modern farmhouse.

Pottery Barn Concrete Fluted Planter - Grey outdoor planters
Pottery Barn Concrete Fluted Planter – Grey

 

 

 

The concrete Azina Planters also come in a variety of sizes! You can plant your favorite plants or trees in them. I can see planting a fiddle-leaf fig tree or olive tree in the larger sizes! The planters are perfect for inside or outside your home. Don’t you just love how two look on this front porch? I do, too!

Pottery Barn Azina Planters outdoor planters
Pottery Barn Azina Planters

 

 

 

Pottery Barn Azina Planters outdoor planters
Pottery Barn Azina Planters

 

Must Have Terracotta Planters

Outdoor planters are a hot home decor trend! They come in a variety of styles - from modern to rustic, contemporary, coastal inspired and more! Lifestyle expert, journalist and interior design blogger Candie Anderson of candieanderson.com has the scoop on 22 of the best outdoor planters in a variety of styles and price ranges.

 

 

What’s your favorite design style or trend? I’m definitely an eclectic! I love everything from traditional to rustic, contemporary, Parisian, modern farmhouse, industrial, and that’s just the beginning! These Pottery Barn Eclectic Villa Planters are definitely calling my name. A lemon tree would look amazing planted in one, so would a hydrangea bush. You can’t go wrong with these white European-inspired outdoor planters!

Pottery Barn Eclectic Villa Planters White outdoor planters european inspired
Pottery Barn Eclectic Villa Planters

 

 

 

Pottery Barn Eclectic Villa Planters White outdoor planters european inspired
Pottery Barn Eclectic Villa Planters

 

 

 

Terracotta is definitely having a moment in the world of fashion and home decor! This season you can’t go wrong with the Pottery Barn Tula Planter Collection! It’s currently available in the sizes small and medium. I can see planting your favorite herbs or even violas or geraniums in it!

Pottery Barn Tula Planter Collection outdoor planters terracotta
Pottery Barn Tula Planter Collection

 

 

 

Modern Outdoor Planters

 

 

Modern outdoor furniture and outdoor planters are a hot trend for front porches and back patios across the country! Lifestyle expert, journalist and interior design blogger Candie Anderson of candieanderson.com has the scoop on the best modern outdoor planters in a variety of styles and price ranges.

 

The extremely popular modern inspired Hevea Tapered Cube Tall Outdoor Planter is a must for your front porch or near the pool It’s actually made “from a patented composite that uses 70% recycled materials.” You can’t go wrong with this eco-friendly beauty! It’s available in three different colors: black, espresso, and charcoal grey; and is “UV resistant to minimize fading.”

Pottery Barn Hevea Tapered Cube Tall Outdoor Planter Grey outdoor planters
Pottery Barn Hevea Tapered Cube Tall Outdoor Planter Grey

 

 

 

When I first spotted these heavy modern outdoor planters I thought they were made of concrete! Believe it or not, but the Aurora Clay Planters are actually made of a “lighter-weight fiberglass-clay composite.” They’re perfect for outside or inside your home!

Pottery Barn Aurora Clay Outdoor Planters Medium Large planter modern
Pottery Barn Aurora Clay Outdoor Planter

 

 

 

The trendy Pottery Barn Industrial Planter comes in the colors: Rust, Lead, or Onyx. They’re all absolutely stunning! I love them all, especially in onyx.

Pottery Barn Industrial Planter Onyx outdoor planters
Pottery Barn Industrial Planter Onyx

 

 

 

West Elm’s Mod Planter collection is a must for the modernist, minimalist, and trendsetter! The outdoor planters are available in three different colors and a multitude of sizes!

West Elm Mod Planters outdoor planters
West Elm Mod Planters

 

 

 

These fabulous white handmade Amir Planters with plant stands are classy, chic, modern, and elegant! They will look amazing in your home or out on your patio.

Pottery Barn Amir Planters With Plant Stand white outdoor planters
Pottery Barn Amir Planters With Plant Stand

 

 

 

Give me all the textured throw pillows, blankets, home decor essentials, and beautiful outdoor planters! I have fallen head over heels in love with the handcrafted Pottery Barn Bungalow Planter Collection. They’re available in the colors ivory, and charcoal grey and the sizes small and large! I absolutely love the contrasting colors!

Pottery barn Bungalow Planter Collection Ivory Charcoal Gray Grey outdoor planters
Pottery Barn Bungalow Planter Collection Ivory Charcoal

 

 

 

This beautiful planter looks exquisite paired next to this gorgeous wicker furniture!

Pottery Barn Bungalow Planter Collection Ivory Charcoal
Pottery Barn Bungalow Planter Collection Ivory Charcoal

 

 

 

The Cecilia Fiberstone Indoor/Outdoor Planter is an absolute dream! Your favorite tree will look amazing planted in it!

 

West Elm Cecilia Fiberstone Indoor:Outdoor Planters Frost Gray White outdoor planters
West Elm Cecilia Fiberstone Indoor/Outdoor Planter Frost Gray White

 

 

 

This charming photo has me dreaming of the holiday season! This planter is not only perfect for spring, summer, and fall, but it is also ideal for winter!

West Elm Cecilia Fiberstone Indoor:Outdoor Planters Frost Gray White outdoor planters holiday christmas
West Elm Cecilia Fiberstone Indoor/Outdoor Planter

 

 

 

Modern Block Planters You’ll Love

The thing I love the most about the gorgeous Veradek block outdoor planters at West Elm is you can grow practically anything in them! You can plant dahlia bulbs, an herb garden, or vegetables! How great would it be to grab tomatoes off the vine every morning from your Veradek Duo Series Block Planter? It comes in two sizes and two colors: black and gray!

Veradek Duo Series Block Planter Black outdoor planters west elm
Veradek Duo Series Block Planter Black

 

 

 

The Veradek Corten Steel Tall Planter is an absolute showstopper! It will look amazing filled with tall plants or trees! It comes in small and medium and will look fabulous in your garden or to the left or right of your favorite outdoor furniture.

Veradek Corten Steel Tall Planter West Elm outdoor planters
Veradek Corten Steel Tall Planter West Elm

 

 

 

The West Elm Streamline Planter is perfect for a balcony or your back patio! You can leave it in the plant stand or set it on the edge of your deck. The options are endless!

West Elm Streamline Planter Antique Bronze outdoor planters
West Elm Streamline Planter Antique Bronze

 

 

 

Elegant Outdoor Planters

My love is strong for the Hanamint Tuscany Outdoor 18″ Large Square Planter Box. It is made of aluminum, very sturdy and the best part is it is currently on sale! If you love this style, you’ll be intrigued to learn that it comes in a variety of sizes!

Hanamint Tuscany Outdoor 24" Large Square Planter Box Desert Bronze Aluminum outdoor planters
Hanamint Tuscany Outdoor 24″ Large Square Planter Box Desert Bronze Aluminum

 

 

 

How gorgeous is the elegant Pottery Barn Birmingham Planter Collection? I am officially obsessed with it! I can see planting boxwood in the planters, lavender, or an olive tree! How about you?

Pottery Barn Birmingham Planter Collection outdoor planters
Pottery Barn Birmingham Planter Collection

 

 

 

If you’re searching for an elegant outdoor square planter with a budget-friendly price tag, you’re in luck! This beautiful best selling black Charlton Home Demonte Plastic Planter Box is an absolute must. It comes in quite a few different colors and is on sale for under $120 with free shipping!

Charlton Home Demonte Plastic Planter Box Black outdoor planters
Charlton Home Demonte Plastic Planter Box Black

 

 

 

Contemporary Outdoor Planters

It’s no secret wicker is incredibly popular in the world of interior design. Nobody does wicker quite like Serena & Lily! I’m a huge fan of their gorgeous furniture and home decor. This beautiful Serena & Lily Pacifica Planter comes in two different colors and is made of “durable resin wicker.” It’s perfect for inside or outside your home! Now is a great time to purchase a beautiful new planter as they’re having a huge sale sitewide! For a limited time, you can save 20% on everything from living room furniture to bedding, throw pillows, outdoor furniture, home decor, and much more. Just enter coupon code “NEWLEAF”!

Serena and Lily Pacifica Planter Driftwood Wicker outdoor planters
Serena and Lily Pacifica Planter Driftwood

 

 

 

I absolutely adore the ceramic white glazed Serena & Lily Fluted Planter! It is available in sizes small and large. Both sizes will look great in a contemporary or coastal-inspired backyard.

Serena and Lily Fluted Planter White Ceramic outdoor planters
Serena and Lily Fluted Planter White Ceramic

 

 

 

If you’re searching for smaller fluted outdoor planters, you’ll love the West Elm Fluted Indoor/Outdoor Planter Collection. They’re available in tons of sizes – from windowsill to mini, extra small, small, medium, and large! This color is currently deeply discounted – don’t miss out on this amazing sale!

West Elm Fluted Indoor/Outdoor Planters - White outdoor planters
West Elm Fluted Indoor/Outdoor Planter – White

 

 

 

This chic and incredibly popular ceramic Serena & Lily Dip-Dyed Planter is a must for spring and summer! It too is perfect for the contemporary or coastal-inspired back patio.

Serena and Lily Dip-Dyed Planter outdoor planters summer
Serena & Lily Dip-Dyed Planter

 

Rustic Outdoor Planter

The rustic West Elm Portside Collection has been a favorite of mine for years! I love the beautiful outdoor furniture and planters. They’re perfect for the rustic or coastal-inspired patio. The gorgeous Portside Indoor/Outdoor Planter comes in two sizes and is perfect for your favorite trees or tall plants! What will you plant in yours?

West Elm Portside Indoor:Outdoor Garden Planters planter
West Elm Portside Indoor/Outdoor Garden Planters

 

 

Discover even more gorgeous outdoor furniture, trendy home decor, and the best sales in the Candie Anderson Interior Design Section: https://candieanderson.com/interior-design

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