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How many wicking baskets for a shallow container?

Posted by Athenian usda 10b/Sunset 22 (My Page) on
Sun, Jun 3, 12 at 12:06

I'm thinking of using a galvanized washtub as a self-watering herb planter. Since the tub is only about 11" tall, I'm thinking of using multiple 2" net pots as wicking baskets. Should I use 2 or 3 wicking baskets for a 24" diameter tub or just go with a larger 4" backet and shallower soil?

Thanks.

Athena


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