What are XXL planters and where are they particularly convincing?
Planting tubs XXL are of course oversized planting tubs. These can be very large planters with particularly much volume. But they can also be excessively tall planters.
Before you start looking for a large planter, you should think carefully about what purpose you want to use it for. Should the planter XXL be placed inside or do you want to use the planter XXL outside?
Then ask yourself whether you want to have a stylish eye-catcher especially for decorative purposes or whether the plant giant should have a practical use - e.g. as a privacy screen or partition.
Large selection of high quality materials for XXL planters
Fiberglass planters are becoming increasingly popular. On the one hand, fiberglass products impress with attractive surface designs, beautiful colors and various shapes. Furthermore, the low dead weight is an advantage not to be underestimated, especially for oversized planters.
Frost resistance and weather resistance also ensure unlimited outdoor use, even in the winter months. In a sense, you could call fiberglass planters the all-rounder among planters.
You can conjure up a homely atmosphere with planters made of teak. This material is also not only optically very appealing, but due to the weather resistance also ideally suited for outdoor use.
Teak is often combined with stainless steel elements. This looks then particularly noble and elegant.
Further on trend are planters made of concrete. However, this is not concrete as we know it from house construction, but glass-fiber-reinforced natural cement.
Planting buckets XXL from concrete
When talking about XXL concrete planters, we are not necessarily talking about pure concrete. It is often fiber cement, a mixture of fiberglass fibers and cement.
Both in the indoor and outdoor planters in concrete optics are fully in trend. Straight lines and simple shapes are characteristic of planters made of fiber cement. Lovers of a modern interior style will get their money's worth here.
Fiber cement is a decidedly outdoor-suitable material. Due to frost resistance and weather resistance, year-round use of a planter XXL made of fiber cement is possible outdoors.
Oversized wooden planters
Wood products exude comfort, warmth and coziness. Especially recommended are planters made of teak. Teak vessels provide a special flair both indoors and outdoors. The natural material lends a certain optical lightness even to oversized planters.
Ideas to beautify the garden with XXL planters.
Terraces and gardens instantly look more inviting with decorative planters. An absolute eye-catcher is an extra large planter. Palm trees, boxwoods, bamboo and other tall and / or lush specimen plants thus become a mobile highlight in your green living room.
Large planters are also ideally suited to create a herb bed or a pot bed. A planter box, tall and rectangular, is also the ideal high bed.
In very large gardens, XXL planters can be useful for bridging long distances. Many small planters would not show off the garden area to its best advantage and would look very unsettled.
Planting tubs XXL as an ideal privacy screen
In particular terraced house gardens are often close together. Since it is often not easy to maintain privacy and protect against unwanted glances of neighbors. A hedge or a wall can help here. But much better is a flexible, green privacy screen.
Place several tall, elongated and rectangular planter boxes next to each other on the border with the neighbor. The best are the planters with a height from 100 cm. Plant the planters so that an effective privacy screen is created. Depending on the season, you can vary the planting as needed.
In what shapes are there planters XXL?
Also planters XXL are available in many different shapes. For which form you ultimately decide depends on your personal taste but also on the type of planting.
If you want a visual privacy planting, then your planter XXL should be rectangular, elongated and as high as possible. This shape is also very suitable - both indoor and outdoor - as a room divider.
Very popular are square XXL planters. The shape is timeless, easy to place and will give you many years of pleasure. Small trees - e.g. citrus or olive trees - come out particularly well this way.
If your planter XXL is round, you can position it perfectly solo. In a corner of the terrace or next to the front door, the round giant becomes a decorative eye-catcher.
From timeless colors to stylish vintage look: choosing the right color
Oversized planters are already very dominant and look very impressive per se. For a planter XXL is anthracite, for example, a discreet elegant and timeless-looking color.
Cozy looks the warm brown of teak vessels. These are often also offered in the stylish, gray vintage look. However, white, black or terracotta-colored vessels also look chic. Ultimately, it is your personal taste that decides. The important thing is that the overall concept in the house or garden is coherent.
In the hotel and catering area, it may be colored gladly also something more exclusive and eye-catching. A design planter XXL in silver or gold will certainly remain in the memory of the guests for a long time.
Indoor planter XXL
An indoor planter giant is an absolute eye-catcher. Pick a spot where your planted XXL planter can work for itself
XXL planters are also very suitable for dividing rooms and separating areas. For example, a large living room can be cleverly separated into a dining and living area with an XXL planter
Also in offices, large planters are often used to separate workplaces in a decorative way. In addition, that plants have a noise-absorbing effect . Green room dividers are therefore the optimal solution.
Flexible redesign through the use of rollers
Whoever has once tried to move a lushly planted tub in XXL format from A to B, appreciates rollers under oversized planters. Planters on casters can be easily pushed back and forth without any particular effort. Your back will thank you!