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Is it a good idea to keep plant pots off the ground?



Yes for ease of drainage and to keep ants etc. out. You ca neither buy proper feet or use stones.

11 Jun, 2012


I agree. It also helps to keep pots off frozen ground/slabs in winter.

11 Jun, 2012


I like my pots off the ground if possible. I use all sorts of ploys to acheive this. A reversed saucer or pot stands of one type or another. Or a reversed plant pot to give variety in height for my patio display. Also a variety of wheeled pot stands for the heavier pots.

11 Jun, 2012


Thanks to all for your replies and suggestions.
John Pryce.

13 Jun, 2012

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