Planters are the key to your new garden

Buying and moving into your first home can be a stressful process; interiors are usually top of the agenda with garden transformations taking a backseat, but these quick and simple planter ideas mean you can get your outside space looking just as good as inside.

Planters are the perfect quick fix for new gardens, use them to brighten up a tired looking space or even to divide sections of your garden, plus and they can even be planted and established in advance of moving.

Forest Garden’s wooden Linear planters make a fantastic investment and are designed to stand the test of time thanks to their anti-rot guarantee.

Linear planters are available in four sizes; square, double, long and tall. They feature horizontal lines and a natural timber colouring to give them a contemporary feel, adding interest to gardens of all styles.

By placing two square planters either side of an entrance or doorway at the front of the property, they can make your new house much more inviting. Either add a selection of flowering plants or a small bushes such as a boxwoods.

Add colour to patio areas with a rectangular planter, place against a fence or wall and fill with a mixture of grasses and flowering plants of varying heights for the ultimate professional look, or position a tall planter below the kitchen window for an easy access herb garden.


There are more planter styles within the Forest Garden range, including the rustic Windsor range, which features rough saw vertical planks or the Cambridge, which is finished with a decorative metal top, plus there are many more styles to choose from.


Every Forest Garden planter is manufactured from FSC certified timber and carries a reassuring 15-year guarantee against rot and decay. Each product is delivered flat packed with is easy to follow step-by-step instructions to make building quick and simple.

All Forest Garden products are available to view online at its new website      Products are available to purchase from many online retailers or nationwide from high street DIY stores, garden centres and builders merchants.  See the Forest Garden website for stockists details, product information and a wide range of helpful tips, videos and guides.  Follow Forest Garden on its social media channels by searching for @Forest Garden


RRPs and specifications

  • Slender Planter Small – 75(h) x 40(w) x 40(d)cm – from £74.99
  • Slender Planter Large – 100(h) x 40(w) x 40(d)cm – from £89.99
  • Linear Planter Square – 44(h) x 40(w) x 40(d)cm – from £64.99
  • Linear Planter Double – 44(h) x 80(w) x 40(d)cm – from £84.99
  • Linear Planter Long – 44(h) x 120(w) x 40(d)cm – from £109.99
  • Linear Planter Tall – 92(h) x 120(w) x 40(d)cm – from £189.99
  • Windsor Planter Square – 64(h) x 45(w) x 41(d)cm – from £74.99
  • Windsor Planter Long – 64 x 114 x 41 – from £99.99
  • Windsor Planter – 95(h) x 114(w) x 41(d)cm – From £109.99

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