Re: CULT - Pot culture
John Montgomery wrote:
> At 02:09 PM 9/17/97 -0600, Lynn Woosley wrote:
> >Actually, the purpose of broken crockery, rocks, etc. in the bottom of a
> >pot is to keep your dirt from being washed out the drainage holes. For
> >this purpose, it works.
> I bet it does work in that way but many, many books state that it will
> improve drainage. It in fact hampers drainage.
Could someone please explain to me how it hampers drainage?
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Fremont CA, USDA zone 8/9 (coastal, bay)
Max high 95F/35C, Min Low 28F/-2C average 10 days each
Heavy clay base for my raised beds.