13 DIY Planter Ideas You Can Try Today

There are many ways to decorate your yard or porch with your favorite plants. And with a little effort and some excellent DIY planter ideas, you can create a unique container that you love.

Here are some inspiring Planter DIY ideas for you!

1. Vintage Wagon Garden Planter 

This gorgeous Vintage Wagon Garden Planter is an easy DIY container gardening idea you can put together in 30 minutes or less — no tools required. Get the instructions for this DIY Planter.

2. Terra Cotta Candle Planter

Beautify your backyard decor with this pretty Terra Cotta Candle Planter. This simple DIY candle planter will add some pretty ambiance to your patio. Get the instructions for this DIY Planter.

3. DIY Outdoor Plant Stand with Arbor

Grow lots of plants in a compact space with this DIY outdoor plant stand! It features two large planter boxes, shelves for pots, and an arbor on top for beautiful hanging baskets! Get the instructions for this DIY Planter.

4. Painted Wood Pallet Planter

Turn a pallet, leftover plant pots, and some paint into a work of art in just a few hours. An affordable way to brighten up and add color to your garden. Get the instructions for this DIY Planter.

5. DIY Cedar Planter Box Tutorial

Add instant curb appeal to your home with this simple DIY cedar box planter. You can customize it, but these instructions will turn out a planter that will fit an 18″ wide container and be about 24″ tall. Get the instructions for this DIY Planter.

6. Window Box Planters

Easy step-by-step tutorial to make window boxes that will add color and charm to your home. These DIY boxes are simple to make and even simpler to fill with beautiful blooms! Get the instructions for this DIY Window Planter.

7. Cedar Picket Birdhouse & Planter

This Cedar Picket Birdhouse Planter is perfect for both gardeners and bird lovers, plus it is super easy and inexpensive to make! Get the instructions for this DIY Planter.

8. DIY Two-Tone Planter

Create your own version of this two-toned wicker planter using only a few supplies. Get the instructions for this DIY Planter.

9. DIY Pallet Planter

Get the instructions for this DIY Planter.

10. DIY Flower Box

Get the instructions for this DIY Flower Box

11. Planter Bench

Get the instructions for this DIY Planter Bench.

12. Simple Vertical Garden Plans with Removable Rain Gutter Planters

This simple Vertical Garden with Removable Rain Gutter Planters makes a great weekend project! It’s attractive, convenient, and (bonus!) can provide a lovely backdrop. Made out of 2×4’s and vinyl rain gutters, this project is easy enough for even the most novice DIYer. Get the instructions for this DIY Planter.

13. Modern corner planter with LED

I had to include this because of the light. Making this a feature in the garden. Watch the video on how to make this DIY planter with LED.