Small Footprint Big Yield with Riverbend Planters

Grow your own vegetables, cooking herbs or create your own cascading wall of flowers. Riverbend Planters offers handcrafted planters made from Western Red Cedar that is naturally rot and insect resistant. Choose to stain your planter or choose to leave your planter natural and develop a grey patina with age. Riverbend Planter products are not only aesthetically pleasing, but offer high yield even in more compact spaces by gardening vertically. Their unique planters works together as a system. The removable boxes are interchangeable between the Wall Hanger, the Three Tier, and the Four Tier planters. In addition to modifying their signature planters to better fit your unique space and gardening needs, they complete a variety of custom made planters! From large scale square foot gardening to limited space, they can help you achieve your dream of home gardening.

What do you like best about being a Farmers Market Vendor?
Meeting and talking with our customers and with the other Vendors. It’s a great feeling to be so supported by your community and to be able to support them. It brings me a lot of joy to watch the expressions on our customers faces when they find that item that makes them say “This is exactly what I have been looking for!” or “This would be perfect for … !”

What attracted you to the River District Farmers Market?
It really is a great setting with a great mix of wonderful people. Family friendly.

What’s your passion other than Riverbend Planters?
My family! My family is everything to me and I enjoy every minute with them.

What’s your favourite part of the job?
Meeting new people and re connecting with people from previous markets or shows. I love it when customers send us photos of their planted planters with a quick gardening update!

What’s your least favourite part of the job?
Rain makes for less fun set up and take down.

How do you unwind after a long day at the Farmers Market?
A good home cooked meal and a whole lot of sleep 🙂