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Discuss water requirements, "soil" (growing media) and suitable planting containers

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By bisnicks
Posts:  140
Joined:  Wed Aug 08, 2012 10:13 pm
So the Chinese food places around me like to do carry-out in these nifty containers.

Not my container, just for reference.

I recently decided I would start using them for seed germination! All you need to do is poke a couple holes in the top of the lid, aka the humidity cover, and put your desired medium in the base.
By Vern
Posts:  229
Joined:  Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:51 pm
I use them to root violets. The biggest pain is the plastic lid, once it has a crack or a hole in it, it weakens considerably, and I've (on a number of occasions) almost cut my hand if I pressed down too hard and it cracks open. Just remember to seal it by the the sides or just keep it barely on.

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