DIY Herb Hanging Planter + Tips on Growing Herbs in Containers

Growing herbs in a hanging planter doesn’t have to be hard. This easy DIY hanging planter is made from a soup can and is perfect for growing herbs in a container. Learn a few tips on what herbs grow best in containers as well as how to care for them. 

DIY Hanging Herb Planter Supplies

supplies needed for a diy hanging planter

•1 soup can
•drill with 3/16 bit (or smaller)
•scrap fabric
•your favorite herb(s)

how do i make a hanging herb garden?

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This project was crafted by Celebrity Crafter: Kaycee Geeding
Celebrity Crafter’s Blog:  Roost + Restore DIY Living

What herbs grow well in a hanging planter?

  • rosemary
  • thyme
  • basil
  • dill
  • parsley
  • sage
  • lavender
  • mint
  • oregano
  • cilantro


If you would like to skip the stamping and print some cute labels instead, GRAB YOUR FREE PRINTABLE LABELS HERE.

tips for growing herbs in a container

  1. Rotate your planter where the herbs can get sunlight often, but not all of the time.
  2. Check for moisture levels daily and add as needed.
  3. Trim regularly. Prune your herbs so that they will always produce more.

It turned out so cute!!!

DIY Herb Hanging Planter



Simply Amazing…

DIY Hanging Herb Planter Styled

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There were so many variations of this one to be made.  I hope you will make one for your own.  You may even like this other planter DIY project out of an old drawer!

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