Earth buckets

A friend filled me in on Earth Buckets last weekend at our “South Bay” cocktail party. Essentially two nested plastic containers, garden-sized. The top container is filled with a potting mix and fertilizer, the bottom-nested container will hold water that enters via a pipe. The water wicks up as needed into the upper soil chamber, where any type of small plant you wish to try can grow.

I see they have them at our nursery in the ‘Stro – Hortica, pre-made. I’ll have to give one a try – since its time to play “kill the tomatoes” again.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s