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Our Plant Obsession Keeps Growing! Elevate Your Plant Game With These Unique Planters and Pots

They’re impossible to resist.

By Lourdes Avila Uribe

It’s no secret that houseplants have been having a moment, and it’s easy to see why. Plants are one of the simplest and most affordable ways to transform any room in the house (not to mention add a ton of joy!). But choosing your indoor plant is just the beginning—she’ll also need a chic planter. And while it can be nice to keep your greenery simple in a terracotta pot from the hardware store, sometimes it’s fun to dress up your houseplants in unique planters that match the design style of your home or garden.

Whether you’re going big with a fiddle leaf fig or just want to hang a sweet little succulent near a window, we’ve got you covered. So before you hit up the plant store, take a peek at some of these ultra-cool and unique planters. We’ve included multiple size options, a range of price points and aesthetics, so you’ll be sure to find one at the right price that also fits your décor goals and style.

Featured image by Michelle Nash.

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Image by Michelle Nash

Even if you’re a known plant murderer like, ahem, some of us, you’ll be highly motivated to take extra special care of your plant babies once they’re living in one of these special pots. Don’t believe us? Take a look for yourself, we’ve got everything you and your plants could possibly need, at every price.

24 Unique Planters For Every Space

CB2 Yara Two-Tone Planters 

u003cpu003eThe gorgeous glaze on these planters is positively eye-catching, making it the perfect addition for pretty much every aesthetic. It’s neutral while still being eclectic and interesting to behold.u003c/pu003e

Urban Outfitters Half Moon Planter 

u003cpu003eAdd a little flair to your living space with this sweet little standing planter in the shape of a half-moon. Pop a string of pearls or some jade in there and you’re good to go.u003c/pu003e

Unison Banjo Terrazzo Salt Planter

u003cpu003eWe were drawn to this terrazzo-inspired design that is abstract enough to bring a bit of painterly charm to your plant.u003c/pu003e

Anthropologie Minka Textured Pot

u003cpu003eTextured baubles give this handmade cement vessel a bit of artisanal cred. Each of these planters is individually crafted, so you’re getting a truly unique pot.u003c/pu003e

Rejuvenation Burres Planter Basket

u003cpu003eThis incredibly eclectic woven basket planter is as sturdy as it is fanciful.u003c/pu003e

The Sill Upcycled Planter

u003cpu003eCrafted from agricultural by-products and natural fibers like bamboo fiber, wheat husk, and coffee bean husk, these planters are perfectly named. u003c/pu003e

West Elm Utility Objects Planter 

u003cpu003eWe found ourselves instantly drawn to the unexpected, almost Dali-like asymmetrical shape of this handcrafted planter that highlights the natural beauty of the clay.u003c/pu003e

Opalhouse™ Outdoor Ceramic Family Planter

u003cpu003eGet a little cheeky with this whimsical planter. Display it on a shelf or tabletop and show off your sweet little plant.u003c/pu003e

Hu0026M Small Terracotta Plant Pot 

u003cpu003eThe juxtaposition of the soft white textured finish and a vibrant green plant will brighten up any room in the house.u003c/pu003e

Jonathan Adler Dora Maar Planter 

u003cpu003eThis is a chic and modern take on an industrial planter. It’s very typical of the quintessential Jonathan Adler style, so if you’re a fan of his work this is a great addition to your home. It’s hand cast and sanded by artisans, and as functional as it is a major design statement.u003c/pu003e

Anthropologie Grecian Bust Pot 

u003cpu003eBring a bit of a Grecian vibe to your home with this hand-painted cement bust pot.u003c/pu003e

West Elm MoMa Self Watering Planter 

u003cpu003eNever worry about over-watering your plants again with this brilliantly designed unique planter. The reservoir surrounding the absorbent clay center ensures that plants only take in the hydration they need.u003c/pu003e

Areaware Mini Tall Stacking Planter

u003cpu003eThis brilliantly designed planter is incredibly interesting to look at but is also totally functional. u003c/pu003e

Crate u0026 Barrel Sphere Planters

u003cpu003eThe grey shade of this round planter goes with just about any color palette, making it easy to incorporate into the home. And while it looks as if it is made of concrete, the planter is actually a lightweight mix of fiberglass, cement, and sand.u003c/pu003e

LBE Design High-Fired Stoneware Planters

u003cpu003eThis shallow planter is perfect for succulents, cacti, and mini ferns. In an array of muted tones, this planter comes with a removable tray for easy watering and cleaning.u003c/pu003e

At West End Small Natural and White Terracotta Funnel Planter with Wire Base

u003cpu003eTalk about chic! This set is an absolute showstopper and will be a unique focal point in the room. Just be sure to use a grow pot inside the clay vessel to help preserve the color of the terracotta.u003c/pu003e

The Sill Terrazzo Hanging Planter

u003cpu003eIf you have a sweet and small plant that needs a home, then look no further than this adorably cool hanging planter.u003c/pu003e

CB2 Flatform Planters 

u003cpu003eMade with a mix of sand and stone composite, this planter has a unique platform base with a wide opening, making it perfect for a lush display of foliage.u003c/pu003e

West Elm Monty Planters

u003cpu003ePerfect for succulents, this planter is a simple yet, architectural design touch.u003c/pu003e

Urban Outfitters Layla Large 2-Piece Tube Planter

u003cpu003eIf you’re looking for a sculptural ceramic planter, then take a look at this beauty. It features a round basin on a circle standing base that can be easily separated for easy cleaning and storage.u003c/pu003e

Etsy Sappho Bust Planter

u003cpu003eAdd a succulent or a fluffy fern to this beautiful bust.u003c/pu003e

Anthropologie Fountain Planter

u003cpu003eHow cute is the moat surrounding this fountain-style planter? Plop a bright, leafy green plant in for maximum contrast and cuteness.u003c/pu003e

Pottery Barn Eclectic Villa Planters

u003cpu003eLooking to recreate a European garden? These vintage-style, hand-painted, terracotta planters have a weathered finish and are definitely a statement piece.u003c/pu003e

Terrain Barnacle Etched Pot 

u003cpu003eAdd a bit of rustic charm with these playfully patterned etched pots.u003c/pu003e