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Old 08-07-2019, 11:31 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Default Re: To Rotate Or Not Rotate? That Is The Question.

Originally Posted by edwmax View Post
Container size looks ok. But those pots hold water in the bottom which can start root rot. ... The pots need to drain and be raised above any water in the saucer. When the top of the pot is dry the bottom is still wet and that is where the roots are.
Those pots have about 3-4" of styrofoam in the bottom so they aren't as heavy as they would be full of planting medium. They're a bit tippy but they drain as well as my pots of cactus full of gritty mix.

edit - and I drain the saucers after watering

Last edited by SixtySix : 08-07-2019 at 11:32 AM. Reason: Further clarification as to my watering routine
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