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Help keeping sand in pots.

Stephen Scobie/Maureen Scobie sscobie1 at sol.uvic.ca
Sat May 27 09:32:35 EST 1995


In article <3q0k20$qo0 at abel.cc.sunysb.edu>, 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
> 
> Thanks
> 
> Max Taub
> Dept. of Ecology and Evolution
> Stony Brook University
> 
> Max at life.bio.sunysb.edu
Try using cut-up pieces of coconut fibre mats sold for hanging basket liners.
Maureen, Victoria.

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Stephen Scobie            Maureen Scobie




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