I'm deft doing this with our leftover whiskey barrels from the wedding! So awesome! Collection of wine barrels for container gardening. I like that one is tipped a bit, which will allow spectacular color.
Old wire egg basket and thrift store floor lamp stand repurposed into an outdoor planter The basket is lined with black landscape cloth and a hanging basket liner. This would make a cool indoor plant stand as well - paint in a high gloss paint.
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