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Must-Have Modern Style Planters for Your Home

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Incorporating greenery into your home décor is a trend here to stay. Not only do houseplants add a touch of nature to your space, but they also purify the air and boost your mood if you’re looking for some stylish ways to display your houseplants, check out these must-have modern-style planters.

The Best Modern Style Planters for Your Home

If you want to bring a sense of modern style and vibrancy into your home, planters are an excellent way to do it.

Using planters to bring the outside in and liven up your living space is becoming increasingly popular, with more stylish planter designs emerging.

From sleek minimalistic planters made from metal or terracotta to hanging planters and planter boxes that allow multiple plants in one enclosure, modern planters can help turn a room into a vibrant oasis of greenery.


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Must-Have Modern Style Planters

Here are my favorite modern planters.

1) Ceramic Wallscape Planters

Make a statement with individual wall planters and transform greenery into works of art by mixing and matching colors and sizes to create a unique gallery wall. We have gotten so many compliments on our wall planters. I love them!

2) Marlee Hanging Planter

This modern hanging planter is so beautiful! The contrasting black stripes are painted by hand, making each design unique. This hanging planter is suspended from black leather straps and the height can easily be adjusted by simply repositioning a knot.

It is perfect for bathrooms and small spaces that need some greenery, but don’t have much floor space.

3) Mid-Century Turned Leg Standing Planters

We have this one in our bedroom. We have a beautiful Swiss Cheese Plant in it, which looks amazing!

Inspired by the clean silhouettes of the ’50s and ’60s, the Mid-Century Turned Leg Planters stand on tapered, solid pecan-colored wood legs with a white glazed ceramic bowl. They come in multiple sizes and leg heights. These West Elm planters are exactly the pieces I welcome with open arms into our home!

4) Faceted Modern Fiberstone Indoor/Outdoor Planters

We have neon pothos in this planter in our foyer, which looks so handsome!

Its sleek, faceted shape makes a bold statement. The lightweight yet durable fiber stone is perfect for containing plants with solid roots.

This modern planter is frost-proof to endure the cold outdoors if you choose to have it as an outdoor planter.

5) Iris Planter + Chevron Stand – Triple

We have this one in our sunroom and LOVE it!

Like the previous planter, this one displays 3 of your favorite plants on a pedestal. We have an extra-long succulent hanging for an airy & dramatic display. We love the powder-coated base because it matches the dark grout lines in our geometric ceramic tiled floor perfectly.

6) Fold Black Cement Planter

Humble cement is molded into an elegant fluted design and washed in a modern matte black glaze. The matching tray catches extra water, keeping surfaces safe. CB2 exclusive.

7) Radius Ficonstone Indoor/Outdoor Planters

Made from an easy-to-move lightweight composite, our Radius Planters are a great addition to your home. Drainage holes help protect sensitive roots and the frost-proof material can even be used outdoors.

The Best Plants to Put In Your New Modern Style Planter

Upgrading your corner of the house with a modern-style planter? Congratulations! But now comes the tough part – choosing which houseplants to put in it! We suggest you take your pick from some of our favorites.

The Monstera is trendy and elegant with its large leaves. While the ZZ Plant adds a unique textured look that won’t go unnoticed.

For some serious air-purifying power, add Snake Plants or Pothos – they’re also incredibly easy to care for. Best of all, they all will work beautifully in any modern planter.

How to Care for Your Plants to Keep Them Looking Their Best

Caring for your houseplants can seem daunting, but with just a few steps you can be sure your snake plant, ZZ plant, monstera, and pothos plants will all look their absolute best!

It’s essential to ensure your plants are placed in a location with ample sunlight – snake plants and pothos can tolerate less than other varieties, but they should get at least six hours of sun per day.

It’s also a good idea to change up or refresh the soil in each pot every one to two years – this ensures that the fertilizer is absorbed correctly and offers your plants the nutrients they need.

Lastly, water your plants thoroughly every week or two, but only when their soil is dry – overwatering could be detrimental, so it pays off to know when enough is enough.

With a few simple steps, you can rest easy knowing that your houseplants look great!


Now that you know all about modern-style planters and how to choose the right one for your home, it’s time to get shopping! Whether you want a sleek and minimal planter or something more unique and eye-catching, there are options out there perfect for your taste.

Be sure to consider the size and shape of your space before making any decisions, and don’t forget that material matters too.

The best plants to put in your new planter will thrive in the environment you create, so do some research on different types of houseplants before making any final decisions. With a little bit of care, your new modern-style planter will be the perfect addition to your home décor.

So what are you waiting for? SHOP these planters today!

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Ren Lenhof

Hi there, I’m Ren! Welcome to the House Fur Blog. Life is never dull when you’re living in an 1888 Victorian with over 200 houseplants and two giant dogs – luckily, I know a thing or two about making it all work!

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