In article <3q1vom$2tj at hobbes.cc.uga.edu> Jeffrey Dean <jdeanx1 at uga.cc.uga.edu> writes:
>max at life.cc.sunysb.edu (Daniel Taub) wrote:
>> I wonder if anyone has clever suggestions for conveniently plugging the
>> holes in flower pots (while allowing very good drainage) when using pure
>> sand as a growing medium. I've tried coffeee filters, which
>> disintegrated, and duct-taping the holes, and putting pin holes in the
>> duct-tape, but thats rather tedious, and the tape starts coming off. Its
>> a petty problem, but causing me some hassle.
>> Send suggestions directly to me
>How about 2 or 3 layers of cheesecloth?
Pieces of plastic shade cloth or window screen material work well and can be