You’d think that balcony planters are a pretty simple thing to buy, but when you start to factor in materials, the size and shape of your balcony, and even the plants you’re using, it begins to get a bit complicated. To help you out, here’s a guide on everything you need to know about planters for a balcony. We’ll cover the broad types of balcony planters along with when to use them and with what plants.
There are some challenges when finding plants for a windy balcony. The biggest is finding ones that either won’t blow over or will survive particularly windy conditions. We’ll go over the best plants for a windy balcony and suggest some of the most suitable pots for keeping your plants in place.