Starting from scratch or upgrading an outdoor space? Look here for advice on plants and hardscape materials. We have 200 guides on everything from fences to foxgloves.
Start With Our Hardscape 101 Guides
Gardenista’s members-only directory of landscape architects and garden designers.
View All Landscape Firms
All Gardenista stories—from garden tours and expert advice to hand tools and furniture roundups.
View All Inspiration
See our obsessively curated catalog of favorite products sourced by the Gardenista editors.
View All Products
Browse our collection of more than 2,000 plants and seeds, which can be ordered directly from our favorite shops and growers.
Browse Collection of Plants & Seeds
Heading somewhere? Plan your trip with our destination guides to our favorite public gardens, hotels, restaurants, and shops.
Plan Your Trip
Meet our editorial team, see our book, and get the inside scoop on upcoming Gardenista events.
Balcony furniture season is underway. No matter how small your balcony, if it has a railing you can hang a table big enough to hold a book and a wineglass, or maybe two.
Here are 10 of our favorite balcony tables for railings:
Above: With a steel frame and acacia tabletop, Ikea’s Arresö Balcony Table is $34.99 AU (not sold in the US stores). Above: From Ikayaa, a folding metal Balcony Table is $32.76 from Amazon. Above: From Fermob, a metal Bistro Balcony Table hooks over a railing; available in 25 colors including cotton as shown. It is $655 from 2 Modern. Above: Made of solid teak with stainless steel mountain hardware, a folding Balcony Table measures 21.25 inches by 23.5 inches. For more information and prices, see Cinas. Above: A Railing Planter Shelf comes with pre-drilled holes and will fit a square or round railing; $99.85 from Hooks & Lattice. Above: A metal folding Balcony Table from Wonderland Garden is 2,900 INR ($44.95 US). Above: An adjustable Folding Balcony Table made of resin teak and metal is $99 from Dot Furniture. Above: From Netherlands-based designers Arjen Spijkerman and Daan Meijners, a long, narrow Balkonbar Table fits over a railing. It is available in three woods including Douglas fir as shown, at prices ranging from €59.95 to €99.95 depending on wood from Balkonbar. A hanging planter sold separately, a two-tier Hang Garden comes with or without holes in the shelves; €59.95. Above: A balKonzept Balcony Table made of recyclable plastic hooks over a railing. Available in seven colors including mango as shown, it is €128 from Rephorm Haus.
N.B.: For more patio furniture (and tables for small spaces), see:
Sourcebook for Cultivated Living, sister site to @remodelista
Tag us using #gardenista