Flower box on wheels

Portable flower box on patio – suitable for wheelchair users

Flower box on wheels
Flower box on wheels

Description
Large flower box with wooden trellis on locking wheels. The flower box is the right height for gardening from a seated position.

Users comments
The user designed and built the flower box using leftover decking lumber. The box moves easily since it has locking wheels.

Made by
The user

Purchased from
Building supply center (lumber); IKEA, www.ikea.com (wheels)

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

Editors comments
A Danish company ‘Land Højbede’ landhojbede.dk/butik/index.php?action=special-hojbede sells mobile garden beds on casters (last checked May 2011).

This tip is from 2011

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Tipsare: Robert

Robert lives together with his wife and three children in a house. He is working full time. He was injured in 2003 and has a low paraplegia; no assistance.