Many already consider flowers to be a refreshing splash of color in their backyard or garden, so why not strengthen the impression by making them literally seem like a dash of spilled paint? These creative garden designs will show you how you can make flowers look like spilled streams and mounds of liquid color!

There's no one right or wrong way to make your spilled-pot garden, but one thing most guides agree on is that you should bury about half of the pot in the ground. This, of course, makes spilled-pot planters a great way to recycled old or broken pots (If you want more ideas for how to use old pots, check out our list of broken-pot planters)! The rest is easy – choose your plants and plant them in the location and design of your choice!

If you have a cool spilled-pot design, please share it with us by adding it to this list – and upvote your favorites, too!

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LeaOpitz
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5 years ago

love it!

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LeaOpitz
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5 years ago

this is excellent!

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#3

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LeaOpitz
Community Member
5 years ago

beautiful!

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#4

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HeatherHayne
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5 years ago

Great idea for smallspaces.

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#5

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gaz
Community Member
5 years ago

Lot of work went into that, look fantastic.

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#6

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DonGuild
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5 years ago

Brilliant idea.

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HeatherReynolds
Community Member
5 years ago

I like this one for California especially! We are in a horrible drought, and as much as I love the other ideas, I just couldn't justify all the water those would take to keep alive! My neighbors would not be happy. We are painting or lawns green out here!

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#8

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CuriousGeorge
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5 years ago

Gorgeous!

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ShaynaSmart
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5 years ago

I really love this one!

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FurnishMyWay_Blog
Community Member
5 years ago

#3 was my favorite! The first one was very creative but for some reason the third just really got me. What fun gardening ideas!

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CuriousGeorge
Community Member
5 years ago

Beautiful and interesting color mix!

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CuriousGeorge
Community Member
5 years ago

A special place for an angel kitty...

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GailJohnson
Community Member
5 years ago

Great ideas

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astone4558
Community Member
5 years ago

I don't really like this one as much