Gardening with window boxes is a convenient and space saving way to plant and enjoy the flowers and herbs of choice. There are various types of window boxes in terms of styles, sizes, materials and finishes. There are also many perks to gardening with window boxes as the gardener has a lot of control over invasive pests as well as being able to get to tend and care for the plants in a private and easy manner.
Deciding which window boxes work best for you generally depends on the décor of your home, your taste, and the appearance and style of the actual window boxes. The quality of materials now allows for care free maintenance making gardening with window boxes that much easier. Composite window boxes are a popular choice such as the Laguna Premier Window Box. Key features of this material including being rot proof, mildew proof and insect proof. They are also easy to install and are designed to look like wood without the upkeep of wood. Gardening with window boxes such as the composite style also offer flexibility in use as the sizes range from 24″ long up to 72″ long. The price range for the composite window boxes is from $113 up to approximately $315 (www.hooksandlattice.com).
Another option for decorating with window boxes is the Fiberglass Flower Boxes which are beautifully designed and display quite elegantly. These window boxes are hand finished and hand formed and feature a French criss cross adornment while displaying flowers in a charming manner. Gardening with window boxes such as the Supreme Fiberglass Flower Boxes also offers the opportunity for having custom made boxes made to fit specific window sizes. Otherwise the stylish window boxes range in length from 24″ up to 72″ and are price between $148 and $500. Color options include satin black, slate grey, and grove green and white.
If you are looking for window boxes that are unique to most seen the ArmoreCoat Le Fleur Window Box is an excellent choice. These use garden window boxes feature a copper coating over fiber for a look of patina. Designed with solid cast copper accents the ArmoreCoat Le Fleur Window Box looks beautiful used in a residence or commercial setting. Gardening with window boxes such as these adds such price and appeal to the overall finished product that you will enjoy putting in lots of time and effort into your gardening. Available in ten various styles of copper and bronze complete with liners and adornment, the elegant garden window boxes range in price from $300 up to $700 for sizes 24″ up to 72″.