French Pots & Planters 

Holloways hold a UK stock of top quality French pots which make unusual and interesting garden features whether planted or not. They are all handmade by skilled artisans and high fired to ensure very good frost tolerance. They are mainly sourced from long established family workshops in the South of France who take great pride in the quality of the pots that they produce. The glazed pots are typical of traditional French styles and will introduce welcome splashes of mediterranean colour into your garden or home.

We deliver all over the United Kingdom using our own delivery team and out sales staff will be delighted to help with any inquiries on 01886 884665. 

  • £450 In Stock

    Item no:2103

    Biot jars are named after the small town in Provence where glazed storage jars were produced for hundreds of years. We use the term 'Biot' to describe the bulbous organic shapes which can only be made using the traditional coiled rope technique. The rims can be glazed in several different colours; mustard, ivory and French grey are some of the most...

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    Item no:2104

    The French olive jars available in five different sizes which all have a similar general shape reflecting their original function as storage jars for olive oil. They range from the 60cm high pot suitable for an informal courtyard to the 130cm high jar which makes an imposing focal point even in a large garden. There are a selection of traditional glazes...

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    Item no:2106

    Menton pots are unusual and stylish French planters which are handmade using traditional methods and high fired to give extremely good frost resistance. The tapered shape is a very practical design for planting and the sizes range from the 60cm flower pots to the large 85cm pot which can hold specimen shrubs and small trees. They are usually unglazed but...

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    Item no:2105

    The Bugadier is a large pot which is modelled on traditional Provencal laundry pots. Most glazed French pots are best used unplanted as feature pots but the Bugadier has an open shape and is suitable for planting either with flowers or specimen plants. Several glazes are available including mustard, ivory and French grey. 

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About Holloways Antiques

Holloways sell garden antiques and garden ornament, antique pots and planters, salvaged garden ornament and reclaimed garden ornament from our courtyards around the family farm, near Malvern in Worcestershire. We specialise in old English stone including old farm troughs, millstones and staddle stones. We also have a range of interesting garden sculpture, garden statues and contemporary garden art.

We are situated in the beautiful English countryside and a visit to see our collection is never wasted. You can browse for hours in the extensive courtyards where you might find an old stone cider mill complete with millstone, a stone tough for planting alpines, an early 20th century lead urn, or a contemporary sculpture to use as a garden centrepiece. All will make your garden unique.

Holloways have been dealers in garden antiques for over 25 years and Edward Holloway is one of the leading experts in antique garden ornament and vintage garden ornament in the UK.

About Holloways Antiques