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By Panman
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Check out my new flytrap and sarracenia pots. They are 7.5 inches wide by 5.5 inches deep by 8 inches high. I can fit 5 of them in a 1020 tray so my biggest flytraps and some medium pitchers will go in them. They started life as a horse feed supplement container so they are food safe. This is the kind of recycling I can really get behind.
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This pot is about half bigger all around (I'm too lazy to go measure it). It should do well for all but the largest pitcher plants.
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That's a great way to reuse plastic containers. And they're white plastic, so they'll do a better job of reflecting heat in the summer.

I use my empty cat litter buckets (the big 35- and 40-pound jobbies) for holding soil and water.
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elaineo wrote: Tue Sep 14, 2021 1:20 am What... what.... happened to all the horse feed that was in the buckets?
It was delicious.
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