11 Mini Planters to Suit Any Style

Add some fresh air and flair to your home with mini planters full of easy-care succulents and air plants.

Even if you don’t have a lot of room for house plants, succulents and air plants fit just about anywhere. They’re easy to care for, and fun to tuck into all sorts of mini planters. Here’s a roundup of some of our favorites, with something for just about everyone.

1. Owl Trio Mini Planters

Mini Planters Owls Amazon

Whooo needs this trio of owl planters? You do! Display them on their wooden stand, line them up on a windowsill, or spread them around wherever your house needs a pretty little plant.

Buy It: Amazon, $23

2. Hedgehog with Glasses Planter

Mini Planters Hedgehog

This heavyweight hedgehog planter makes any plant look smart. If you like the look, there’s a whole line of glasses-wearing woodland creatures planters available, including frogs, owls, and pigs.

Buy it: Amazon, $28

3. Star Wars Planter Set

Mini Planters Star Wars Redwood StoneworksPhoto Credit: Redwood Stoneworks / Etsy
Photo Credit: Redwood Stoneworks / Etsy

That’s no moon… it’s a Death Star planter! This Star Wars set is perfect for air plants or small succulents. Also available individually, plus there are plenty of other pop culture-inspired styles available in the Redwoods Stoneworks Etsy shop.

Buy It: Redwoods Stoneworks, Etsy, $30

4. Geometric Trio

Mini Planters Geometric Trio

If your style is more modern, check out these geometric mini planters. The trio can be arranged in a variety of pleasing ways, or used separately around your home. Available in 5 colors.

Buy It: Amazon, $24

5. Hanging Glass Lanterns

Mini Planters CandleholdersPhoto Credit: World Market
Photo Credit: World Market

Candle holders can make terrific containers for succulents or air plants, and these colorful hanging glass lanterns are a great example. Just be careful not to overwater, since these lanterns don’t have built-in drainage.

Buy It: World Market, $36/set of 6

6. Ferris Wheel Planters

Mini Planters Ferris Wheel

Take your succulents for a spin with this unique mini planter. Six pots hold your favorite plants, and the wheel actually turns!

Buy It: Amazon, $37

7. Driftwood Planter

Mini Planters Wood Log

More durable than real wood, this concrete planter looks just like a piece of driftwood. It’s big enough to do an arrangement of small succulents or hold one larger one.

Buy It: Amazon, $15

8. Hanging Sloth Planter

Succulent Planters Sloth EtsyPhoto Credit: BluePrints3D / Etsy
Photo Credit: BluePrints3D / Etsy

Sloths move so slowly that some actually grow moths on their backs, but this little cutie will cradle your favorite air plant or succulent in his belly instead! He’s available in several colors, and you can request a custom shade on Etsy.

Buy It: BluePrints3D, Etsy, $14

9. Hanging Pots Mini Planters

Mini Planters Hanging Pots

Show off a whole collection of succulents with these hanging mini pots. This is a great way to keep plants up and out of the way of pets or little hands.

Buy It: Amazon, $24

10. Octopus Planter

Mini Planters Octopus KL3DPrintingPhoto Credit: KL3DPrinting / Etsy
Photo Credit: KL3Dprinting / Etsy

This little octopus gives a friendly wave while holding your favorite succulent. It comes with its own custom drainage dish, and is available in a variety of colors.

Buy It: KL3Dprinting, Etsy, $16

11. Elephant Duo Planters

Mini Planters Elephants

Love elephants? These mini planters are for you! The little duo comes as a set, holding several succulents or other small plants from your collection.

Buy It: Amazon, $13

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Jill Staake
Jill lives in Tampa, Florida, and writes about gardening, butterflies, outdoor projects and birding. When she's not gardening, you'll find her reading, traveling and happily digging her toes into the sand on the beach.