10 Potting Bench Ideas

One of my favorite things to have in a garden is a beautiful potting bench.  Today I’ve compiled 10 potting bench ideas to give you inspiration for your garden.

10 Potting Bench Ideas - Carmen Whitehead Designs

This shabby chic potting bench from Flower Patch Farmhouse is a soft blue with large fence planks.  

10 Potting Bench Ideas - Carmen Whitehead Designs

Do you have some extra wood pallets laying around?  How about using them for this unique project?  Add some wood crates for storage and you’re ready to go.

10 Potting Bench Ideas - Carmen Whitehead Designs

Having a sink on your bench can be so convenient for clean up or watering freshly potted plants.  This sink was left over from a kitchen renovation, but is now serving another purpose outside.

10 Potting Bench Ideas - Carmen Whitehead Designs



 

I often see old hutches or cabinets at thrift stores and wonder what could be done with it.  Now this is a great idea!  Give it a fresh coat of paint and place it outside for potting, storage or simply decor.

10 Potting Bench Ideas - Carmen Whitehead Designs

After my kids were grown and I had no further use for a crib or changing table, I really didn’t think of this possibility.  A changing table repurposed for a potting bench with some shutters for hanging tools.

10 Potting Bench Ideas - Carmen Whitehead Designs

Sometimes you want to cover up the soil bucket and have a clean work surface.  This bench from Gardener’s Supply has a hidden dry sink for quick potting.

10 Potting Bench Ideas - Carmen Whitehead Designs

Need more space to spread out and really do some potting?  How about this bench?

10 Potting Bench Ideas - Carmen Whitehead Designs

I don’t know if I could keep my bench this organized, but this is definitely “goals” !

10 Potting Bench Ideas - Carmen Whitehead Designs



 

If you’re really into upcycling and recycling, how about this dresser created into a bench.

10 Potting Bench Ideas - Carmen Whitehead Designs

I think this is my favorite bench.  It’s simple but has everything you need.  Storage, sink and water, potting space.  What more could you ask for.

10 Potting Bench Ideas - Carmen Whitehead Designs

Do these suggestions give you some ideas for your own potting bench?  I hope so, if not I have a Pinterest board that you can get even more inspiration.

Thanks so much for visiting today friends! 

 



 

 

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