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How I start plants in net pots

Posted by grizzman (My Page) on
Thu, Mar 27, 08 at 14:17

Just thought I'd share with everyone how I typically start plants in net pots.
In this case, the marjoram was germinated in about an inch of dirt then transplanted as shown below.

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Comments and Feedback are always appreciated.
Happy growing!

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RE: How I start plants in net pots

link to photo is broken :(.

RE: How I start plants in net pots

hey grizzman,

thanks for this post, it helps me out a lot. i'm still very new to hydroponics. if you were doing nft, and needed the roots to be grown out of the net pots (extending out an inch or two) before putting the plant into the system, could you just continue the plants using the method you show here, until you have the desired root length? is there a better way to do it?

thanks much (and thanks for the hole saw response in my other post)

RE: How I start plants in net pots

yes you just leave the plants in there and eventually they'll grow out of the pots and into the nutrient.

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