Deck Railing Planters: Create a Garden Paradise

Deck railing planters transform patios, balconies, and decks into a garden paradise.

These planters are perfect for adding exotic blooms and foliage to bland, hard to decorate outdoor spaces such as balconies, decks, and fences.

Enjoy the view of a tropical paradise as you relax on your porch, patio, or deck.

Deck Rail Planters – What Are The Advantages?

  • Their convenient height makes caring for container gardens aDeck Railing Planter breeze.
  • Enhance curb appeal by adding vibrant blooms and lush foliage to your landscape design.
  • A versatile planter, these containers can be mounted on, or hung from railings or fences. They are available in straight, corner or stacking styles. Place planted pots inside, or plant directly into these planters.
  • Some materials to choose from include:
    • Wicker planters
    • Wrought Iron planters
    • Fiberglass planters
    • Metal (copper, aluminum, bronze) planters
    • Wooden planters
    • Vinyl planters
  • Add planting space, and create privacy in small areas such as decks, patios, and porches.

How to Choose the Best Deck Railing Planter

Deck rail planters add color and style to decks, porches, and patios. They improve curb appeal and enhance landscape design themes. 

Take your time when making a selection. There are many styles and materials to choose from. Knowing your requirements before you start shopping will save time, prevent frustration, and best of all, save money. 

Follow these tips for choosing the best planter:

  1. Decide what the planter will hold. Large displays require large planters.
  1. Choose a style. The style you settle on will depend on the following:
    • The plant(s) that will reside in the container.
    • The location you choose for the container.
    • The design and style of your garden, landscape, or home.
  1. Choose a material that will complement your landscape as well as withstand the outdoor elements.
  1. Determine the location. Choose a stable rail or fence that can hold the weight of the planted container.
  1. Remember, fences and rails vary in width, so be sure to take specific measurements before purchasing this type of planter.
  1. If you can’t find the perfect planter, consider having one custom-made to your specifications.

Caring for Railing Planters

Caring for deck railing planters properly will keep plants healthy and ensure the container lasts as long as possible. 
  • Remember, proper installation will ensure safety, satisfaction, and longevity. Follow the installation instructions provided with the planter, or hire a professional to mount the deck rail planter.
  • Choose the best plants for the container. Consider the size of the planter as well as where the planter will be mounted. Larger containers accommodate larger plants and will allow for root growth. The plants you select will also depend on the exposure to the elements (wind, temperature, and sun).
  • Be sure planter allows for proper drainage. Check for drainage holes.
  • If your plant grows larger than expected, re-pot if necessary. Expanding roots could become root-bound and damage the plant, or cause cracks in the planter.

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