Vertical Wall Planters from Woolly Pockets
posted by Remodelista
Jul 23, 2010
We’ve recently admired these verdant vertical gardens that seem to be everywhere—adorning storefronts, interior spaces, and restaurant patios. A little sleuthing turned up a popular source used by designers and architects: Woolly Pockets, modular gardening containers made by a family-owned business based in Los Angeles and Phoenix. Woolly Pockets are flexible, breathable gardening containers that come in two styles: horizontal or vertical. Handmade in the US from felt made from recycled plastic bottles, lined Woolly Pockets can be used indoors (they have built-in moisture protection to keep floors and walls from getting wet); unlined Woolly Pockets are also available for outdoor gardening when maximum drainage is desired. For user guidelines, go to Woolly Pocket.
Above: Woolly Pockets make ideal in-kitchen gardens.
Above: At 68 inches in length, the Wally Pocket Three is $91 for the unlined
and $125 for the lined at Velocity Art and Design (a five-pocket version is also
Above: The Wally Pocket One measures 24 inches wide and is $49 for the lined
and $39 for the unlined at Velocity Art and Design.
For another take on vertical gardens, see Remodelista’s post Design Sleuth: Air Plant Garden Trellis.