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16 Inch Hanging Basket

16" Hanging Basket (Round Bottom)

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Hanging Basket - Description

  • Diameter: 40cm (16 inches)
  • Colour: Green Coated
  • Large Sized Hanging Basket
  • Material: Strong Steel Wire & Galvanised Chain
  • Chains: 3 Chains x 45cm Long (Terminates in a an 'S' Hook)
  • Basket Liner: Not included

16 Inch Hanging Basket - Uses

  • Largest Hanging basket provides the biggest impact
  • Add an abundance of instant colour to your garden
  • Change planting to suit each season, giving year round colour
  • Low maintenance gardening and container gardening
  • Enhance house or shop front entrance, street, patio or deck
  • Suggested plants include: Geraniums, Petunias, Polyanthus Begonias, Verbena, Lobelia, Bidens, Busy Lizies, Fuschias, Ives and Heuchera
  • Larger size can hold small shrub in centre such as: Spiraea, Potentilla or Azelea
  • Create a hanging Kitchen garden by planting up with Herbs
  • Have colour right through the summer and up until the frost in October

16 Inch Hanging Basket - Advantages

  • Durable and solid wire frame is durable and hard wearing
  • Stack inside each other for ease of storage
  • Being the largest sized Basket it is the most versatile
  • Larger size and depth gives greater root shape - meaning larger and longer flowering
  • Hanging baskets give a great blast of instant colour to your garden
  • Plants can be planted into the side of the basket for a hanging display
  • Easy clip on, clip off chains makes preparing baskets easier
  • Can be stored and reused for many years
  • Low priced compared to similar sized baskets

How to Plant & Where to Hang Your Basket

  • See how to grow tab for full instructions with videos & tips


  • What you will need
  • Choose your compost
  • Preparing the hanging basket
  • Positioning the plants
  • Once planted
  • Where to position the hanging basket
  • Plants for a spring hanging basket
  • Plants for a summer hanging basket
  • Plants for a winter hanging basket

Spring / Summer Hanging Basket

Winter Hanging Basket

What you will need

  • A hanging basket
    • e.g. a wire frame, rattan or wicker material
    • 30, 35 or 40cm (12, 14 or 16")
  • Use a moss hanging basket liner to retain soil
    • For a 12" hanging basket choose a 12" basket liner
    • Push the liner into the basket & tidy up the edges

Choose your compost

  • A peat free compost is better for hanging baskets as it dries out less quickly

Preparing you basket

  • A good tip is to place your basket on a bucket to prevent it moving or falling over
  • Begin by adding some compost to your basket
  • Next add a water retaining mat to minimise the need for watering
  • Then add some more compost & start positioning your plants

Positioning the plants

  • Start with the largest plants
  • Place these in the centre or towards the back of the basket
  • Then choose the medium sized plants & position
  • Finally add the trailing plants & place these over the front & sides of the basket

Once planted

  • Add more compost & press plants in well
  • Add a slow-release fertiliser
  • Water basket & place in a greenhouse until plants are established

Where to position your basket

  • Pick a location that maximises the impact of the basket - but try to avoid a full sun or full shade locations
  • Make sure the wall bracket and bolts are strong enough to support the basket

Good plants for a summer basket

  • Geraniums, Petunias, Verbenas, Lobelias, Begonias & Fuchsias

Good plants for a spring basket

  • Pansies, Violas, Ivys, Arabis, Aubrietia, & Alyssum

Good plants for a winter basket

  • Greens & Berries with Pine, Trailing Ivy, Cyclamen, Skimmias, Junipers & Box


FINAL NOTE: Water regularly (daily if necessary) - ideally using a long reach water wand - for easy and effective watering

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Thank you for my order ,only ordered Tuesday afternoon and received it this morning . I got 3 items and they are all v good and the price was brilliant , thank you Ann.
very durable. perfect delivery. great website!!

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