Planters are much more than that.
Do not get me wrong, planters are an excellent choice for an urban apartment who wants to see green space, but they need not be as sad as the initial image. Some window planter can be very stylish and can grow more flowers. With container gardening careful, a set of window planter can develop a number of salad ingredients used in a house apartment. There is an art of gardening based on all planters in areas not traditional planting add a bit of nature into a home.
However, planters also have a purpose to serve in traditional courses. While you may like your gardening methods in progress, you may have noticed that when you walk outside, you have two distinct areas, your patio where you may periodically entertain, and the rest of the court. It is literally a line separating the two, and it may sometimes seem as if nobody is allowed to cross the line. But pots can break that isolation and allow the court to meet green on deck. Placing planters will help you blend your patio and deck area with nature and you can even use them to guide customers to enjoy the rest of the court. Near dining or seating areas, a few planters can also add color to the space and make it seem more welcoming.
You can also use pots to make a little ostentation. If you have a green thumb, you probably have some plants that you are very proud that you've put a lot of time. You can use decorative planters to give these plants their own place of honor, to show the nature of what you helped create. The planters should not be placed on the terrace or patio, they can be placed in the courtyard, with other plants, give them a little more flair in their display.
Planters can also be used to bridge the gap between home and yard. Place a few pots in the windows of your house creates a homogeneous mixture of the structure of your home in the green space that you have created around him. It is also nice to have a herb garden in the miniature window box planter closest to the kitchen. There is nothing better than cooking in the kitchen and be able to sort of fresh herb flavor to finish a meal.