I love the clean, architectural lines of this peaked planter from CB2 ($129). With both high and low shelves, it adds a little visual interest and depth to your patio display and provides plenty of surface area for displaying beautiful pots, such as the colorful rustically hewn versions above. A pretty pot is like a exclamation point on a plant. Check out a few more of container garden ideas below:
These sleek metal planters are actually repurposed steel utility boxes from the hardware story.
This compact tower of stacked pots is beautiful, sure, but it's also a convenient way to grow your own fresh herbs in a small space. Get the how-to.
Masking tape stripes are an easy way to update basic terra cotta pots. Get the how-to.