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Issue 65 · Belgium and Beyond · March 25, 2013

5 Favorites: Rolling Plant Stands

Issue 65 · Belgium and Beyond · March 25, 2013

As the weather turns warmer, favorite potted citrus plants and ferns can move outdoors to get more hours of sun. Even large specimens can be easy to move if you put their pots on wheels.

Take a hard look at your collection of potted plants; you may need rolling plant caddies in a variety of sizes and shapes:


Lantliv Plant Stand on Wheels

Above: A Lantliv Plant Stand on Wheels is $7.99 from Ikea.

Aluminum Potted Plant Roller

Above: An Aluminum Potted Plant Roller with rubberized locking wheels is 66€ from Manufactum.

Socker Plant Stand

Above: A rust-resistant galvanized Socker Rolling Plant Stand is $5.99 from Ikea.


For large potted trees or to hold more than one plant at once, consider a square or rectangular rolling plant stand that can support 200 pounds or more:

Shepherd Plant Dolly

Above: A wood Shepherd Plant Dolly designed to hold up to 260 pounds is 18.25 inches long and 12.5 inches wide; it's $28.25 from Amazon.

Plant Caddys

Above: Cedar Plant Caddys in two sizes (19-by-12 inches and 11.75-by-11.75 inches) will support planters that weigh up to 200 pounds; $19.95 and $16.95, respectively, from Gardeners.

Terra Stone Caddy

Above: A Terra Stone Caddy, made from recycled plastic, is 12 inches square; it's $17.68 from Bad Dog Outfitters.

container store rolling plant stand via Gardenista

Above: A galvanized Single QBO Cube Caster Base coated with a rust-resistant finish does double duty as a plant stand; it is $49 from Container Store.

Are you in the market for the sort of extra-large house plant that needs to be pushed around on wheels? See 5 Favorites: Lofty House Plants.

This is an update of a post originally published September 28, 2012.

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