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The Best Pots and Planters on Amazon for Your New Amazon Plant

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Strategist writer David Notis was understandably skeptical before ordering a fiddle-leaf fig from the new Amazon Plants Store, writing that “the idea of something as complex (in the multicellular sense) and delicate as a plant being processed through Amazon’s vast shipping network in a cardboard box makes me a little uncomfortable.” But when his plant arrived alive and unblemished, Notis was won over, along with the rest of us. For total one-stop shopping, we unearthed the best pots, planters, and vases on Amazon for our new houseplants.

W.W. Industries Rose Gold 4-inch Succulent Plant Pot
$14 at Amazon

A succulent in a rose-gold pot may be predictably millennial, but this metallic pot beautifully brings out the warm colors of the notoriously low-maintenance starter plant.

T4U 2.25-inch Ice Cream Plant Pots With Bamboo Trays (Set of 3)
$15 at Amazon

These tiny, marble pots include bamboo trays to capture water and soil leakage. Fill the pastel set with a variety of succulents.

T4U Rachel’s Choice 3-inch Ball-Shape Plant Pots With Bamboo Tray (Set of 4)
$17 at Amazon

Also including bamboo trays, these ceramic mini-pots would be right at home at an all-day café.

Binwen 6-inch Modern White Ceramic Planter Pot With Drainage Bamboo Tray
$14 at Amazon

Pull together a cluster of succulents in this round planter for an easy and understated centerpiece.

Exquis Home 6.5-inch White Ceramic Plant Containers With Gold and Grey Detailing (Set of 2)
$33 at Amazon

For slightly medium-size plants, like this royal-purple bougainvillea, go with one of these clean-lined ceramic planters with delicate gold accents.

Chive Ceramic Flower and Plant Container With Drainage Hole and Detachable Saucer (White, Large)
$47 at Amazon

A playful scalloped-edge keeps this bright white pot from feeling plain. It’s the perfect blank canvas for displaying a favorite plant.

Better-Way Diamond Round Ceramic Orchid Flower Container — 6-inch, Red
$28 at Amazon

If you prefer bright colors, this glazed coral pot will pop in any space. Let it be the star with a comparatively muted, but undeniably elegant, peace lily.

Mkono Ceramic Planter With Metal Stand
$18 at Amazon

This streamlined white-and-gold planter adds unfussy style to an end table or nightstand. Try it with a petite cactus.

Better-Way High Waist Planter — 5.7-inch, Gray
$25 at Amazon

This simple, wide-mouth planter would be perfect for a colorful, flowering plant — like a periwinkle butterfly shrub or a blooming anthurium.

Grandma Smiley’s Large Decorative Galvanized Bronze Metal Planter Pail
$15 at Amazon

Plant some mellow-smelling lavender in this bronze planter and put it near the bathtub for a spalike experience, or on your nightstand, since science suggests that it may help you sleep.

LoveBoutique Ceramic Flower Plant Pot, Size 4-inch, 6-inch and 7-inch — Modern (Set of 3)
$30 at Amazon

Display all three of these white-and-black vases on a windowsill together, or scatter them throughout a room or apartment for a unifying theme.

Rivet Modern Geometric Ceramic Planter
From $35 at Amazon

The muted rose color and textured geometric print give this planter an almost-handmade look.

La Jolie Muse Hanging Resin Planters, Large 13.2-inch, Gray (Set of 2)
$34 at Amazon

Hanging plants naturally feel bohemian, and these earthy, stone hanging planters complete the look. Let some English ivy hang down from the pot.

Mkono Macrame Ceramic Hanging Planter Small
$15 at Amazon

Ceramic meets macramé in this quintessentially boho minimalist planter.

Mkono Macrame Jute Rope Plant Hanger with Beads
$9 at Amazon

Another plant hanger from Mkono. This one, made from jute rope with wooden beads, has more of a hippie feel. Swap in any pot to customize the look.

Peach & Pebble Modern Terracotta Planter
From $45 at Amazon

A simple, clean, modern planter in a Yeezy Season 2-approved color palette.

Modernica Case Study Ceramic Planter With Wood Stand — Small — White
$160 at Amazon

A mid-century modern living room deserved a mid-century modern planter. This freestanding planter would work with a tall snake plant.

Modernica Ceramic Desktop Cylinder Planter — Pebble/Wood Stand
$95 at Amazon

It also comes in a smaller version that could easily be the focal point of your triangular walnut coffee table.

Rivet Mid-Century Ceramic Planter with Iron Stand
From $55 at Amazon

Another nice planter/stand combo that comes in a few different colors. This pinkish-red option has a Southwestern feel and would be a good home for desert-dwelling cacti and succulents.

Modernica Ceramic Large Cylinder Planter — Charcoal/Metal Stand
$215 at Amazon

Of course there’s also an all-black version for the color-averse.

Sosibon Large Seagrass Belly Basket With Handles (Natural)
$34 at Amazon

On the softer side of the style spectrum, try this large woven basket as a planter for the fiddle-leaf fig or rubber plant.

Abigail’s Ceramic Vinci Criss Cross Pattern Planter, White, Large 11-inch
$140 at Amazon

A bit reminiscent of a Grecian urn, this ceramic planter is sturdy enough for an outdoor space, if you’re lucky enough to have one.

Stone & Beam Modern Ceramic Vase With Geometric Pattern, 7.7-inch, White
$25 at Amazon

For the rest of us, there’s this smaller vase in a similar style that would easily accommodate a slim-stemmed orchid.

Novelty Round Glazetone Planter, 16-Inch, Mocha
$39 at Amazon

Another outdoor option, this planter has rubber feet to prevent staining outdoor surfaces, and a removable drain plug for excess water.

Bloomingville Scalloped Round Ceramic Flower Pot, Sky Blue
$20 at Amazon

While it’s small enough to sit on a windowsill or desk, this pot has room for a larger plant, like a split-leaf philodendron thanks to its wide-mouth opening.

Cyan Design Rogue Vase Planter
$90 at Amazon

Turquoise-swirled glass with golden flecks, this vase is worth displaying on its own — or with a hydrangea shrub in a complimentary shade of blue.

Pistachio Green Ceramic Textured Planters (Set of 2)
$26 at Amazon

These vintage-inspired planters look like something you might find at a yard sale. But in a good way. They also come in white and yellow. The white is nice and simple; the yellow is fun but gives off strong corn-on-the-cob vibes.

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The Best Pots and Planters on Amazon