20 Vintage Ladder Garden Art Inspiration

Thinking of disposing that rickety wooden vintage ladder nobody uses anymore because it’s a safety hazard? Don’t throw it away just yet. We promise you won’t regret it. Thanks to some creative minds and Pinterest, old wooden vintage ladders are given a new purpose these days as garden art or a decorative garden fixture. Get inspired to join the ladders in the garden trend.

Here are some of our favorites.

Display colorful blooms with old wooden ladders

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Via Organized Clutter

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Via Pinterest

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Via Livejournal

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Via Pinterest

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Via Days of Chalk and Chocolate

Ladder steps provide the perfect open display to showcase your colorful flowers and plants, giving an interesting multi-level look to your plants.

Display your collection of wooden bird houses

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Via Craftionary

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Via Funky Junk Interiors

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Via Funky Junk Interiors

Looking for the perfect way to display your birdhouse collection? Arrange them on an old ladder and set the whole piece as a decorative element or art in your garden. The birds will look with awe!

Display your collection of steel watering canisters and pots

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Via Empress of Dirt

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Via Pinterest

Ditto for your collection of vintage galvanized steel watering cans and pots.

Display vintage garden tools

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Via Organized Clutter

The same goes for vintage garden tools you don’t use anymore.

Display all kinds of bric-a-brac and other flea market finds

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Via Pinterest

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Via Pinterest

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Via The Pink Porch

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Via Flea Market Gardening

Don’t let those one-of-a-kind trinkets and flea market finds stay forgotten in a box or just gather dust inside your house. Give them a new purpose by display them as decor in your ladder garden intallation.

Make a vintage ladder planter box

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Via Hometalk

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Via Architecture Art Design

Ladders + wooden planter boxes make awesome container gardens too.

Showcase your succulent collection

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Via Hoe Hoe Grow

Displaying your succulent collection in a vintage ladder in the garden lets you and others appreciate their natural beauty.

 

Put up a garden sign

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Via Dave’s Garden

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Via Hometalk

Add a touch of rustic whimsy to your ladder garden display with a handmade sign.