ISSUE 84  |  Summer Gardens in the City

Urban Garden Hangers

August 08, 2013 5:00 PM

BY Janet Hall

Not your mother’s macrame plant hangers: Authentic’s Urban Garden Plant Bags offer a decidedly modern means to create an indoor garden when space is tight.

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Above: Made of black coated polyester fabric, the Urban Garden Bag is lined with an inner sack of watertight PVC geomembrane. Each bag has a water retaining clay granulate drainage system in the bottom along with three water-level gauges.

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Above: The Urban Garden Bag Flower Pot is available in two sizes; small (1 liter) and medium (2.5 liters); £37.90 and £47.40 respectively at Made in Design.

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Above: The black fabric hanging bags can be suspended from walls or ceilings. With long belts and hooks, they can be fastened together to offer space for multiple plants or to create a floating wall or room divider.

For a DIY version, see The Urban Garden: Low-Cost Solutions from Ikea.