The Stilt Planter is a sleek contemporary design that looks great filled with herb gardens, succulents, small trees or floral arrangements. This garden planter is a functional piece of art that is sure to add value to any patio design. The legs accents on the stilt planter are made from Ipe a dense hardwood which provides a nice finishing touch. The Stilt Planter is available in multiple metal options choose from; a quality marine grade aluminum, a heavy gauged corten steel or mild steel with natural rust patina.
- SMALL -WEIGHT 68 lbs. Steel | 20 lbs. Aluminum CAPACITY 4.5 cu ft DIMENSION 21”L x 21”W x 25”H
- LARGE - WEIGHT 104 lbs. Steel | 62 lbs. Aluminum CAPACITY 10 cu ft DIMENSION 27”L x 27”W x 31”H
The Stilt metal planter is hand-crafted in the USA, qualifying for LEED points in these categories:
- Recycled Material Content – 47%-66% recycled material content in steel and aluminum
- Low VOC (volatile organic compounds) Finishes
- Low VOC (volatile organic compounds) Sealants
- Reclaimed Hardwoods – FSC Certified Wood
The aluminum garden planters are made from marine grade alloy .090” thick 5052 aluminum. This aluminum is ideal for planters not only because they are light weight,\ but are exceptionally strong and will guarantee a long lasting, rust and maintenance free product. This material is the perfect solution for highly corrosive environments, or for placement on porous or easily stained surfaces. Available in 8 standard powder coat finishes as well as the oxidized zinc patina finish. The oxidized aluminum zinc patina is a proprietary process where the aluminum is treated so that it will naturally rust resembling the look of old world zinc. Custom colors and sizes are available.
Cor-Ten, or weathering steel, planters are made from .074” thick 606 alloy Cor-Ten steel. Common in architectural elements, this steel alloy is used for its unique rustic appearance and protective weathering qualities. This ultra durable material is perfect for all indoor or outdoor environments, as well as for commercial projects. Cor-ten products are available only in a natural rust patina finish, and will continue to patina and change over time.
Mild steel planters are made from .074” thick hot rolled mild steel. Mild steel offers a very durable yet cost effective solution, is valued for its unique rustic appearance, and will continue to patina and change over time. This ultra durable material is perfect for all indoor or outdoor environments, as well as for commercial projects. Mild steel products are available only in a natural rust patina finish.
Note: Natural rust planters will transfer color to light colored or porous surfaces. They are not recommended in areas where surface staining is a concern.
All planters come standard with 1”drain holes. They are designed for year round use, can be directly planted into, and do not require grow pots or liners. Please let us know at the time of order if you do not want drain holes or need custom drainage options.
This metal garden planter has a 5 year limited warranty on its structure against manufacturer’s defects. Powder coated aluminum products have a 3 year warranty on their finish.
Custom sizes, finishes, and options are available. Please Contact Us for information.
The Stilt Planter is handmade to order and has a 3-5 week lead time.