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By davinstewart
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Thought you folks might like some pics of my growing table from last summer. Just a quick photo dump. I think I took these shots around May 2023. Enjoy!
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By davinstewart
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Thanks! It's a FTS Maroon Monster that I got years ago. I've been trying to grow it out like Maggie Chen's award winning plant but haven't quite gotten to that level yet. :-)
Camden wrote:That vft in the big pot with moss is soo nice
By davinstewart
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Thanks! It does a good job of rain collection but I still have to supplement in the summer to keep everything topped off.

It's actually an automated watering system as well. It's on a timer that kicks off a water pump in the center bin that pumps water up to about 7"in the table.
Gives all the plants a good drink and then drains back down again. Works really well so far!
wcrosman wrote:Nice!!! Quite. Rain collection system there.
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