Great way to start seedlings.Self-watering planter WANT TO DO THIS WITH WINE BOTTLES! made from recycled materials - 2 liter soda bottle cut in half, newspaper to line the planter and cotton twine for a wick.
How deep should I plant tomato seedlings? "Because feeder roots will form anywhere along a tomato stem, it's smart to get a strong root system by planting the seedling's root ball about three to four inches below ground in a small trench.
Many versions of self watering containers, also known as self watering grow boxes, self watering pots, and self watering planters are sold online, but you can make them yourself for a fraction of the cost out of some easy to find items.
Self-watering containers make growing fruits and veggies a breeze and are ideal for gardening in small spaces. Construct your own reliable waterer with a few easily scavenged materials and about an hour’s worth of time. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.