Fill for bottom of whiskey barrels

wantoretire_didMay 6, 2013

Since we don't drink soda anymore, I'm at a loss as to what to use to fill in the bottom 1/2 of 2 whiskey barrels to take up space. Any suggestions, besides styrofoam nuggets?

I'll be planting annuals........

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fireduck(10a)

plastic water bottles works for me...

    Bookmark   May 6, 2013 at 9:42AM
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greenman28 NorCal 7b/8a

Bottles work pretty well...maybe you can scavenge some two-liter bottles.

When I had to fill a barrel recently, I used overturned nursery pots to use up some of the space.

    Bookmark   May 6, 2013 at 3:22PM
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rina_

Even one large pot, up-side-down just like the smaller pots in previous post photo - would take up even more room.

    Bookmark   May 7, 2013 at 12:55AM
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wantoretire_did

Thank you so much. I have quite a collection now, including a 1 gal. Arizona Tea bottle :-) Now to get down to work.

    Bookmark   May 20, 2013 at 5:13AM
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