The whiskey barrel has been already proven and tested in achieving a prominent display on any kind of garden. The size of the wooden planters will make it perfect spot for the larger shrubs or the smaller tress, or those herb garden which can be ideal for your kitchen door.
The good thing about this whiskey barrel is that it lasts for years and even decades right before you need to replace it for it has been tested in terms of durability.
IF you will use the whiskey barrels in your gardening, you can be able to feel the presence of the past time and it creates a captivating feature for the planter especially for the perennial plants, herbs, and tress that will make the neighborhood love it too. You need to have in your mind what are you going to use as the wooden planter, is it the half-size planter or you want the full-size planter.
For instance, you decide to buy the half barrel, you need to decide also whether you will put it on its sides and have the flowers go hanging or flowing out of the barrel like a curtain, or if you want it standing upright.
In addition, think about where are you going to put the whiskey barrel and ensure that you put it on the correct spot, since once the barrel will be full, then it will be very heavy to move around your garden. Also, make sur that you are going to consider the size of the plants that you are going to put in the whiskey barrel. If you want to have a much bigger plants, then this will be ideal since it can hold lots of soil into its container.
Lastly, if you have already gotten your barrel home and you have made up what plant to put in it, you will then need to drill out a large holes for the drainage o the water at the sides of the container. Then after that you will then drill a holes into the sides of the barrel that is between the bottom two metal straps of the container. If you have drilled the drainage holes into the bottom of the barrel, you will not have a proper draining especially during the heavy rains. This is due to the fact that there are fertilizer, dirt, and water that would weigh much that will push the barrel down and will not allow the whiskey barrel to drain them out of it.