Help keeping sand in pots.

J. A. Kiernan jkiernan at
Fri May 26 08:59:15 EST 1995

In article <3q0k20$qo0 at> max at (Daniel Taub) writes:
>Subject: Help keeping sand in pots.

>I wonder if anyone has clever suggestions for conveniently plugging the 
>holes in flower pots (while allowing very good drainage) when using pure 
>sand as a growing medium. 

    (a) A stone, slightly bigger than the hole
        (Use gravel for plastic pots with several holes).
or  (b) A piece of newspaper across the bottom of the pot.

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