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Peat Pots 4" Round

Peat Pots 4" Round

Made of Biodegradable Material

Made of Canadian sphagnum peat moss permit abundant aeration, uniform drainage and easy root penetration. Transplant shock is greatly reduced because the entire pot can be planted with the seedling when roots show through the wall. Pots indicate need for water by turning light brown when dry.

  • Dimensions: 3 7/8" w (outside diameter) x 3 3/4" ht, (slightly smaller due to shrinkage).

Pea Pots are a convenient and eco-friendly solution for starting your seeds and seedlings. These 4-inch Jiffy Peat Round Pots offer a simple and effective way to nurture your plants from the early stages of growth.

Composition and Material

Pea Pots are crafted from 100% biodegradable Jiffy peat. Jiffy peat is a natural and renewable resource, making these pots an excellent choice for environmentally conscious gardeners. The pots are sturdy and well-constructed, providing a stable environment for your seedlings while ensuring proper aeration and moisture retention.

Advantages of Pea Pots

  1. Biodegradability: One of the most significant advantages of Pea Pots is their biodegradability. As the seedlings grow and develop, the peat pots gradually break down into the soil. This natural decomposition eliminates the need for transplanting, as the pots themselves become part of the garden bed, minimizing root disturbance and transplant shock.

  2. Excellent Aeration: The porous nature of peat allows for optimal aeration of the roots. This prevents overwatering and ensures that the plants receive the necessary oxygen to thrive. Proper aeration also discourages the development of root rot and other soil-borne diseases.

  3. Moisture Retention: Peat is known for its ability to retain moisture, keeping the soil consistently damp without becoming waterlogged. This feature is particularly beneficial for moisture-sensitive plants and ensures that your seedlings remain hydrated during their critical early growth stages.

  4. Ease of Use: Pea Pots are incredibly easy to work with. Simply fill them with your preferred potting mix, sow your seeds, and provide the necessary care. When it's time to transplant, you can place the entire pot into the ground, minimizing transplant shock and root disturbance.

Usage Instructions

Using Pea Pots is a straightforward process:

  1. Filling the Pots: Fill each Pea Pot with a high-quality potting mix, leaving a little space at the top for your seeds.

  2. Planting Seeds: Sow your seeds according to the recommended planting depth and spacing for the specific plant variety.

  3. Watering: Keep the potting mix consistently moist but not waterlogged. Pea Pots' excellent moisture retention helps maintain the right balance.

  4. Light and Temperature: Place the pots in an area with adequate sunlight or under grow lights. Maintain the appropriate temperature and provide the necessary care for your plant species.

  5. Transplanting: When your seedlings are ready for transplanting, simply dig a hole in your garden bed and place the entire Pea Pot into the ground. The pot will naturally biodegrade over time.

Environmental Impact

Pea Pots are an environmentally responsible choice for gardeners. The use of Jiffy peat, a renewable resource, reduces the carbon footprint associated with traditional plastic pots. Additionally, the biodegradable nature of these pots eliminates plastic waste and the need for disposable containers, contributing to a more sustainable gardening practice.

Pea Pots are a practical and environmentally friendly solution for starting your seeds and seedlings. Their composition from 100% biodegradable Jiffy peat offers numerous advantages, including excellent aeration, moisture retention, and ease of use. By choosing Pea Pots, you not only provide an optimal growing environment for your plants but also contribute to a greener and more sustainable approach to gardening. Whether you're a seasoned gardener or a novice, Pea Pots are a valuable addition to your gardening toolkit, ensuring the healthy and successful growth of your beloved plants while minimizing environmental impact.

Quantity Discounts for Peat Pots 4" Round
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Description

Made of Canadian sphagnum peat moss permit abundant aeration, uniform drainage and easy root penetration. Transplant shock is greatly reduced because the entire pot can be planted with the seedling when roots show through the wall. Pots indicate need for water by turning light brown when dry.

  • Dimensions: 3 7/8" w (outside diameter) x 3 3/4" ht, (slightly smaller due to shrinkage).

Pea Pots are a convenient and eco-friendly solution for starting your seeds and seedlings. These 4-inch Jiffy Peat Round Pots offer a simple and effective way to nurture your plants from the early stages of growth.

Composition and Material

Pea Pots are crafted from 100% biodegradable Jiffy peat. Jiffy peat is a natural and renewable resource, making these pots an excellent choice for environmentally conscious gardeners. The pots are sturdy and well-constructed, providing a stable environment for your seedlings while ensuring proper aeration and moisture retention.

Advantages of Pea Pots

  1. Biodegradability: One of the most significant advantages of Pea Pots is their biodegradability. As the seedlings grow and develop, the peat pots gradually break down into the soil. This natural decomposition eliminates the need for transplanting, as the pots themselves become part of the garden bed, minimizing root disturbance and transplant shock.

  2. Excellent Aeration: The porous nature of peat allows for optimal aeration of the roots. This prevents overwatering and ensures that the plants receive the necessary oxygen to thrive. Proper aeration also discourages the development of root rot and other soil-borne diseases.

  3. Moisture Retention: Peat is known for its ability to retain moisture, keeping the soil consistently damp without becoming waterlogged. This feature is particularly beneficial for moisture-sensitive plants and ensures that your seedlings remain hydrated during their critical early growth stages.

  4. Ease of Use: Pea Pots are incredibly easy to work with. Simply fill them with your preferred potting mix, sow your seeds, and provide the necessary care. When it's time to transplant, you can place the entire pot into the ground, minimizing transplant shock and root disturbance.

Usage Instructions

Using Pea Pots is a straightforward process:

  1. Filling the Pots: Fill each Pea Pot with a high-quality potting mix, leaving a little space at the top for your seeds.

  2. Planting Seeds: Sow your seeds according to the recommended planting depth and spacing for the specific plant variety.

  3. Watering: Keep the potting mix consistently moist but not waterlogged. Pea Pots' excellent moisture retention helps maintain the right balance.

  4. Light and Temperature: Place the pots in an area with adequate sunlight or under grow lights. Maintain the appropriate temperature and provide the necessary care for your plant species.

  5. Transplanting: When your seedlings are ready for transplanting, simply dig a hole in your garden bed and place the entire Pea Pot into the ground. The pot will naturally biodegrade over time.

Environmental Impact

Pea Pots are an environmentally responsible choice for gardeners. The use of Jiffy peat, a renewable resource, reduces the carbon footprint associated with traditional plastic pots. Additionally, the biodegradable nature of these pots eliminates plastic waste and the need for disposable containers, contributing to a more sustainable gardening practice.

Pea Pots are a practical and environmentally friendly solution for starting your seeds and seedlings. Their composition from 100% biodegradable Jiffy peat offers numerous advantages, including excellent aeration, moisture retention, and ease of use. By choosing Pea Pots, you not only provide an optimal growing environment for your plants but also contribute to a greener and more sustainable approach to gardening. Whether you're a seasoned gardener or a novice, Pea Pots are a valuable addition to your gardening toolkit, ensuring the healthy and successful growth of your beloved plants while minimizing environmental impact.

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Ships from Northern CA.

Shipping Weight: 0.03 lb

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Shannon
Great pot for plant starts!

These pots were perfect to allow my little starts more room to grow before planting them in the garden!

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Beginner
Perfect for bare root strawberries

Perfect size for getting bare root strawberry plants established before move to garden.

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