I am growing my vegetables on my deck & would like to the buckets

my veggie garden needs something more decorative to grow in. Please HELP. I only have a deck. But I’m tired of looking at my beautiful veggies in the blue Lowe’s buckets.
q i am growing my vegetables on my deck would like to the buckets
q i am growing my vegetables on my deck would like to the buckets
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  • Lauren of Mom Home Guide Lauren of Mom Home Guide on Jun 10, 2018
    I just got a beautiful container garden. They have many beautiful varieties of container gardens on Amazon. You could probably find a large planter or raised patio garden kit at your local gardening store. Good luck! This is my patio garden: http://momhomeguide.com/gardening-made-easy-raised-patio-planter/
  • Lina Splichal Lina Splichal on Jun 10, 2018
    You can change the look of our planters easily, quickly and inexpensively by covering them with wallpaper, contact paper, washi tape, or mod podge lightweight fabric.
  • Chris Chris on Jun 11, 2018
    I bought big 5 gallon buckets an painted the outside drilled small hol in the bottom for drainag. I have tomato plants growing in them an they are east to move to mow or clean. NO weeding 😍
  • Barb Barb on Jun 11, 2018
    Without having to spend a lot of $$, cover container with contact paper. Cut scrap pieces of wood to attach to the outside...see where I'm going with this. Options are endless.
  • Linda Linda on Jun 11, 2018
    You can cover them in burlap. Or any other fabric you might choose for that matter. You can add bricks to the bottom of some to add height to your arrangement. Have fun! Link attached with an example.
  • Cheryl Cheryl on Jun 11, 2018
    I had similar gripes about ugly plastic containers. Went to the thrift store and bought a bunch of reed and bamboo type placemats and table runners. All I had to do was wrap them around the buckets and clip them with binder clips. I also used some rubberized shelf liner with a woven textile pattern. One roll will cover several pots. Nothing is easier!
  • Betty Betty on Jun 11, 2018
    I like all the idea .I went for the contact paper .I also didn't like my tomatoes in the plain bucket .
  • 27524803 27524803 on Jun 11, 2018
    Ceramic pots are one solution... but here is one I like.... inexpensive, the critters can't climb them, LOTS of sizes and configurations, they can be painted, last a long time..put them on plant dollies to move around
  • Joanna - Gingham Gardens Joanna - Gingham Gardens on Jun 11, 2018
    To late this year, but consider spray painting your buckets next year.
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