17 Chic Watering Cans to Help Make Sure Your Plants Are Never Parched Again

17 Chic Watering Cans to Help Make Sure Your Plants Are Never Parched Again

By Emma Fuller-Monk
You won’t forget to water the garden with these sculptural vessels.

If your plants are hitting a growth spurt, your collection of gardening tools may need to expand as well. Far from clunky and soberly utilitarian, our favorite watering cans combine style, personality, and function so that you’ll want to proudly display it alongside your garden.

HAY Watering Can
After living and working in Milan for Lissoni Associati, American designer Shane Schneck founded his own Stockholm-based studio in 2010. Since that time, his work has received international acclaim in the form of iF, Red Dot and Wallpaper awards.
Alessi Diva Watering Can
Sculptural watering can from Alessi. Thermoplastic resin. Curved water reservoir. Integrated handle and spout. Logo at base.
Anthropologie Dee Glass Watering Can
This sculptural watering vessel is a beautiful and functional addition to your plant-filled window sill or sun room.
Light + Ladder The Hadron Watering Can
A watering can as art. Low on storage space but big on plants? Say goodbye to your clunky eyesore of a plastic watering can—this ceramic beauty was born to live prominently on your shelf.
Bloomscape Small Watering Can
Stylish watering can perfect for watering extra-small, small, and medium plants.
Urban Outfitters Sawyer Watering Can
Iron watering can capturing a minimalist profile with a petite round vessel, slim spout and curving top handle. Exclusive to Urban Outfitters.
Design Within Reach Gardener's Watering Can
This durable, copper watering can is an essential tool for all indoor and outdoor gardening tasks. The design is both modern and functional with an east-to-grip, curved handle and an extended spout.
Haws Outdoor Watering Can
With a brass nozzle attachment and long spout, this 1.5-gallon watering can is perfect for gentle watering in outdoor gardens.   ...
Urban Outfitters Stevie Glass Watering Can
Sleek glass watering can, in a small silhouette perfect for hydrating your little house plants. Features a conical design with a tapered spout and tinted side handle.
Georg Jensen Terra Stainless Steel Watering Can
This sleek and elegant watering can brings true Scandinavian design to the garden. Inspired by the flow of water itself, the can has a functionalist and ergonomic feel that makes it easy to use while its striking appearance is a constant reminder to water the plants.
Blomus Planto 1L Watering Can
Made out of sleek stainless steel, the Blomus PLANTO 1L Watering Can gives the task of watering plants a contemporary angle. The long, bottom-placed spout maximizes water flow and directs it exactly where it"s needed.
Urban Outfitters Cat Shaped Watering Can
Add feline flair to your plant-care routine with this cat-shaped watering can.
Wikholm Form Zinc Watering Can
Zinc metal indoor watering can. This vintage style watering can with an industrial vibe will ensure caring for plants, flowers and herbs is an absolute delight.
Bolia Chrome Helma Watering Can
Helma is a watering can with a perfectly minimalistic expression that makes it deserve a prominent place in your home. Its long neck makes it easy to reach your flowers and ensures that the water pours into the soil and not on the floor.
Urban Outfitters Arlo Glass Watering Can
Modernist glass watering can that offers a minimalist’s touch to your daily plant care routine. With a glossy finish, it features a slim, cylindrical vessel topped with a narrowing spout and arched handle.
Ichendorf Boboli Watering Can
Located in Milan, Ichendorf is renowned for its work in borosilicate glass. Many people associate this material with Pyrex, but in the hands of Ichendorf master glaziers, it’s transformed into very thin, lightweight pieces that are also supremely strong and resistant to temperature changes.
Ferm Living Orb Watering Can
Simple, friendly, and functional, the Orb Watering Can from Ferm Living offers its pleasant presence to hydrate and bolster your indoor plants. A Trine Andersen design, it’s made from powder-coated metal with a two-liter capacity, just the right size for everyday use.

We love the products we feature and hope you do, too. If you buy something through a link on the site, we may earn an affiliate commission. 

Related Reading:

26 Chic Pots and Planters to Instantly Upgrade Your Greenery

5 Essential Tools to Get Back to Gardening This Spring

The Beginner’s Guide to Propagating Houseplants


Get the Dwell Newsletter

Be the first to see our latest home tours, design news, and more.