This pictorial how to from the Jersey City List shows how to make the cuts and turn the tire inside out to create the planter. If you have leftover rims, you can use that as a pedestal base for your planter and you can paint them to what ever style or color suits your garden.
How To Upcycle Old Tires – 5 Cool DIY Projects. Did one this morning with an old tire I found on the side of the road. I painted it dark blue and it is now a toy box for my dog's toys.
Make use of old tires in your garden without hurting the environment. Read now 8 Tire Garden Ideas.