5 Tree Bench Plans to Add Function and Beauty to Your Landscape

There is something so quaint about a bench that goes around a tree.  All you need is a fairly upright tree in a lovely spot in your garden.  These free plans for tree benches vary from a retro design from the 1950’s to a cool, modern plan made with concrete spheres.

Hexagonal wooden tree bench plans from Better Homes & Gardens http://www.bhg.com/home-improvement/outdoor/pergola-arbor-trellis/tree-bench/.
Retro hexagonal tree bench plans from The Woodcrafter Page http://www.thewoodcrafter.net/proj/p13.php.  This bench is designed in two halves so it can be taken apart and stored out of the weather during the winter months.  
 http://www.rona.ca/en/Build-an-hexagonal-cedar-bench# Hexagonal cedar bench-global village style
 Very unique tree bench made from plywood and using concrete spheres as the supports (cast in salad bowls!) from Better Homes & Gardens http://au.lifestyle.yahoo.com/better-homes-gardens/diy/projects/article/-/7775223/seat-around-a-tree/  
A hexagonal tree bench plan with instructional videos from Ron Hazelton http://www.ronhazelton.com/projects/how_to_build_a_bench_around_a_tree  free plans woodworking resource from Ron Hazelton - benches,outdoors,tree benches,free woodworking plans,wrap around,projects,do it yourself,woodworkers