Wash Tub Planters

Choose from the largest selection of wash tub planters. Galvanized steel planters are available in many sizes and shapes for indoor and outdoor container gardening. Planting in galvanized steel is an easy way to create a beautiful yet durable garden that will last decades. A wash tub planter is durable, long-lasting, lightweight and arrives ready for planting. Best of all? A DIY galvanized metal planter project is one you can easily complete over a weekend! Once your washtub arrives, the manufacturer label can easily be removed with a hair dryer.

Related: How long does galvanized steel last?

Planters must withstand exposure to corrosive elements of gardening soil and water 24/7. Galvanized metal planters feature a protective zinc coating that prevents rust. We offer both hot-dipped and electroplated galvanized steel tubs: learn the difference between these types of galvanizing.

Punch drainage holes in the base with a drill or hammer and nail. Read more about making a wash tub planter and how to mix potting soil: Planting in Galvanized Steel Containers.

Are Galvanized Steel Planters Safe?
How To Paint Galvanized Steel
Properties of Galvanized Steel


15.5 Gallon Large Galvanized Square Tub
Height: 11.16"
Top Length: 20.5"
$34.49   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
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Item #: C6231252

11 Gallon Large Round Galvanized Wash Tub
Height: 11"
Top Diameter: 20.5"
$20.99   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
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Item #: C6377170

9 Gallon Round Wash Tub
Height: 10"
Top Diameter: 19"
$15.49   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
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Item #: C6231211

2 Gallon Galvanized Wash Tub
Height: 5.5"
Top Length: 15.5"
$9.99   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: C6227920

15 Gallon Round Hot Dipped Wash Tub
Height: 11"
Top Diameter: 22"
$25.49   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
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Item #: C6231237

5.5 Gallon Galvanized Wash Tub
Height: 7"
Top Length: 22"
$15.99   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
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Item #: C6981906

17 Gallon Hot Dipped Round Wash Tub
Height: 11.75"
Top Diameter: 23.75"
$29.49   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: C6231245

4 Gallon Galvanized Wash Tub
Height: 6"
Top Length: 19"
$14.49   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: C6981880

15 Gallon Galvanized Wash Tub
Height: 11"
Top Diameter: 22"
$23.49   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
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Item #: Obo6931281

7.5 Gallon Galvanized Oval Tub
Height: 7.5"
Top Length: 24"
$18.99   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
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Item #: C6235568

17 Gallon Galvanized Tub
Height: 11"
Top Diameter: 24"
$22.49   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: C6931299

1 Gallon Galvanized Oval Tub
Height: 5.25"
Top Length: 11.16"
$9.69   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: Obo1ggowt

1 Gallon Galvanized Oval Tub
Height: 5.25"
Top Length: 11.125"
$10.19   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: B33040130nl

11 Gallon Wash Tub Planter
Height: 10.5"
Top Diameter: 20.5"
$21.99   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: C6231229

2.25 Gallon Galvanized Oval Tub
Height: 5"
Top Length: 15.625"
$11.99   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: Obo2gltbnl
10.5 Gallon Galvanized Oval Tub
10.5 Gallon Wash Tub Planter
40 drinks
Height: 8.5"
Top Length: 27"
$22.99   
Made with durable corrosion resistant galvanized steel. Learn the difference between a smooth galvanized finish and a rough hot-dipped galvanized finish.
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Item #: C6228423

1 Bushel Wash Tub Planter
Height: 11.5"
Top Diameter: 17.5"
$14.99   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: C6463996

3.7 Gallon Wash Tub Planter
Height: 6.125"
Top Length: 18.75"
$13.09   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: Obo3gltbnl

16 Gallon Wash Tub Planter
Height: 10"
Top Length: 31.75"
$27.99   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: C6228399

Oval Wash Tub Planter
Height: 7.125"
Top Length: 13.25"
$19.99   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: Oboicetub

5 Gallon Wash Tub Planter
Height: 8.375"
Top Diameter: 14.75"
$10.99   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
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Item #: C7058514
Decorative Metal Container
Decorative Metal Tub
15 drinks
Height: 6"
Top Length: 16"
$10.39   
not weather resistant
not made with corrosion/weather resistant metal - handwash only - allow to dry thoroughly
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Item #: Orhby331
11 Quart metal Tub
3.75 Gallon Metal Tub
7 drinks
Height: 8"
Top Length: 11"
$8.89   
not weather resistant
not made with corrosion/weather resistant metal - handwash only - allow to dry thoroughly
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Item #: Orhby241
Large Silver Tub
Large Silver Tub
Height: 6 1/8"
Top Length: 21 1/2"
$16.49   
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Item #: Orhby481
1 Gallon Classic Metal Tub
1 Gallon Metal Tub
9 drinks
Height: 4 1/4"
Top Length: 12.5"
$4.89   
not weather resistant
not made with corrosion/weather resistant metal - handwash only - allow to dry thoroughly
Out of Stock
Item #: Orhby8781
Rustic Tin Tub
Rustic Tin Tub
10 drinks
Height: 5"
Top Length: 13"
$6.99   
not weather resistant
not made with corrosion/weather resistant metal - handwash only - allow to dry thoroughly
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Item #: Orhby131
6 Quart Metal Tub
6 Quart Metal Tub
Height: 6"
Top Length: 12 3/8"
$7.49   
not weather resistant
not made with corrosion/weather resistant metal - handwash only - allow to dry thoroughly
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Item #: orhby291
green  round metal tub
Green Metal Planter
16 Quart
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
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Item #: Osk16eg

Pink Metal Planter
16 Quart
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
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Item #: A13717
blue  round metal tub
Sky Blue Metal Planter
16 Quart
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
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Item #: Osk16sb
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purple round metal tub
Purple Metal Planter
16 Quart
15" tall
$12.99   
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Item #: A13720

Beige Metal Planter
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
Out of Stock
Item #: A13669
white  round metal tub
White Metal Planter
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
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Item #: A13701

Yellow Metal Planter
16 Quart
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
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Item #: A13726

Navy Blue Metal Planter
16 Quart
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
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Item #: A13714

Orange Metal Planter
16 Quart
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
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Item #: Osk16op

Red Metal Planter
16 Quart
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
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Item #: A13676

Burgundy Metal Planter
16 Quart
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
Out of Stock
Item #: A13673

Brown Metal Planter
16 Quart
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
Out of Stock
Item #: Osk16cb

Black Metal Planter
16 Quart
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
add to cart
Item #: A13698

Forest Green Metal Planter
16 Quart
15" tall
$12.99   
Fair Weather Resistance
Powder painted steel is a durable and corrosion resistant finish, but with a shorter life cycle than hot-dip galvanized steel when exposed to weather. Clean with water, a nonabrasive soap and a cloth - rinse off any residue. Air dry or towel off for a streak free shine.
  
not completely watertight
Paint Coating helps to hold water but not watertight, additional sealing maybe required to create a watertight seal
Out of Stock
Item #: A13710
Small Galvanized Wash Pan
3.75"
tall
$6.19   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
Watertight Seal
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Item #: Obowp0
Galvanized Harvest Pan
4.5"
tall
$7.29   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
Watertight Seal
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Item #: Obowp1
Galvanized Wash Basin
5" tall
$8.29   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
Watertight Seal
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Item #: Obowp2
Old Fashioned Wash Pan
5.25" tall
$9.99   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
Watertight Seal
Out of Stock
Available for Backorder
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Item #: Obowp3
Old Galvanized Foot Pan
6" tall
$10.99   
Weather Resistant
Tubs made with durable and weather resistant galvanized steel that wont corrode. Learn the differences between electro-galvanized and hot dipped galvanized
Watertight Seal
Watertight Seal
Out of Stock
Available for Backorder
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Item #: Obowp4