Wooden Hanging Plant Stand

Add beauty to your home with a beautiful wooden hanging plant stand that you built

Wooden Hanging Plant Stand

Building a simple hanging planter will stand out using just a few pieces of wood. This easy DIY project is sure to impress the neighbors and bring some fun color to your porch. This guide will teach you how to build your own wooden hanging planter stand.

What You'll Need

1
Cut boards
Cut boards - Wooden Hanging Plant Stand

• Cut the boards to length. Use a miter saw to cut the 2" x 4" x 8' board into 4 pieces: two pieces 20" long and two pieces 33" long.
• Use a miter saw to cut 24" off of the 2" x 6" x 8' board.

2
Nail frame together
Nail frame together - Wooden Hanging Plant Stand

Use the finish nailer with 2" nails to attach the 2" x 4" x 20" boards to the ends of each 2" x 4" x 33". This is your rectangular frame.

3
Add glue for the base
Add glue base - Wooden Hanging Plant Stand

Add wood glue to the outside surface of one of the 2" x 4" x 20" boards.

4
Nail in the base
Nail base - Wooden Hanging Plant Stand

• Use the nailer with 2" nails to attach the 2" x 6" x 24" board. There should be 2" overhang on each end.
• Turn the frame over so the base is on the ground.

5
Drill hole for bun foot finial
Drill hole bun foot finial - Wooden Hanging Plant Stand

Drill a small pilot hole in the center of the top board.

6
Attach bun foot finial
Attach bun foot finial - Wooden Hanging Plant Stand

Add wood glue around the screw in the base of the bun foot finial and screw into the pilot hole.

7
Attach the basket hanger
Attach basket hanger - Wooden Hanging Plant Stand

• Drill a small pilot hole slightly off center on the bottom side of the board (so the screw doesn’t interfere with bun foot finial screw).
• Screw the multi-purpose hook into the pilot hole.

8
Paint and enjoy
Paint enjoy - Wooden Hanging Plant Stand

• Finish the hanging plant stand with spray paint or stain and allow it to dry for at least 24 hours.
• Hang the planter basket from the hook and add your plants!