gessieviolet wrote: Linda, the water would rise to the top of the colander and as long as there is water
in the actual colander area you are fine. My question is what happens when the
water gets below the colander bottom? There is no mix to draw the water up
into the mix where the plant roots are when the water level is below the colander rim.
My suggestion is to try both ways and see if the extra water makes any difference.