The vertical oak planter keeps your plants’ roots cooler on hot days and insulates plants against freezing. It better retains the right amount of moisture, which means healthier plants and less watering for you. Built from the mold of a real oak log, the dimensional bark finish is rough and rugged and has an absolutely real look and feel. Individually hand painted with a UV-resistant paint for fade-free performance. Weatherproof and lightweight – constructed of ultra-tough, high-density materials that are also weatherproof and exceptionally lightweight. Horticulturally superior performance. Made in the U.S.A.