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Specialty Gardening: My favorite containers

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Richmond Hill, GA
(Zone 8b)

June 13, 2001
9:43 PM

Post #6448

Earthboxes are what I use for container gardening and I just love them. Those folks really should put me on the payroll. I've sold _lots_ of those boxes because I tell everyone about them that grows in containers. Everyone I know that has tried them, _loves_ them!


Camilla, GA
(Zone 8a)

June 16, 2001
2:46 PM

Post #83801

I like container's also..But I like free or cheap one's.. I use a lot of bushel basket's and 5 gallon buckets we have lying around here on the farm.. The bushel baskets are great for tomatoes, eggplant & peppers.
Richmond Hill, GA
(Zone 8b)

June 16, 2001
2:51 PM

Post #83804

Hi Larkie! It's good to see a fellow Georgian!

(Zone 6a)

June 17, 2001
3:19 PM

Post #84062

I think the earthboxes are probably great too. But they are very expensive! So I am using $5.00 pots from WalMart and filling them with Shultz potting soil at $7.44 for 2 cu. ft. bag. So far, I have the best looking tomato plants on the block:) Have planted 91 tomato plants this spring, including 36 different "heirloom" varieties. All are doing very well so far in the containers. Keeping my fingers crossed:)
Richmond Hill, GA
(Zone 8b)

June 17, 2001
9:32 PM

Post #84146

Now wait a minute! I thought I had talked you into those earthboxes, Owen. ;) LOL I'm glad to hear that your tomatoes are doing so well. :)


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