Potting Benches: Buy or DIY

I used to be cleansing up some crops over the weekend that wanted pruning after a protracted moist winter. We constructed a potting bench years in the past and I nonetheless use it on a regular basis, it’s one of many DIY initiatives that offers again 12 months after 12 months. With spring arriving there’s lots of preparation to do and I discover my potting bench is useful for all my outside gardening wants.

Bonus, a potting bench can multitask! Ours additionally serves as an additional spot for putting meals and drinks when spending time or eating outside. They’re not that tough to construct when you resolve on a design plan. I linked to the plans we used to construct ours eleven years in the past on this publish about constructing our DIY potting bench.



Listed here are a couple of extra DIY potting benches you’ll be able to recreate:

2×4 potting bench by francois et moi

diy potting bench by my frugal adventures

farmhouse potting bench by ana white

bench with shelves

no plans however inspiring design for the again via trednspanarna


The good factor about constructing one your self is you’ll be able to management the scale and options, but when DIY shouldn’t be your factor, think about these potting benches you should purchase on-line.

green bench (additionally in wooden)


potting bench with lattice back (additionally in grey and pure)


farmhouse potting bench (additionally in brown)


green bench with shelves (additionally in white)

gardener’s grey potting table

black potting bench

I spent final summer time renovating our home in Florida, however I’ll be in California this summer time so I’m wanting ahead to lots of again yard enhancements I uncared for final 12 months, and a courtyard makeover too.