Ginger says ...
Compatible window box brackets are available here.
They can be fitted directly to walls or or to railings just over 3 inches in diameter maximum.
They come in pairs finished black or white.
Really great idea for those folks who sometimes forget to give their plants a drink now and again! This would make for a good thoughtful gift that's a bit different.
These are a feature to add kerb appeal to your home and add a little color as well. Something to appreciate as you can see the floral display from the inside looking out. You could call it a two-way color show.
Yes we know that they are more pricey than plain ordinary tubs but that's because of the system they use.
The quality of the workmanship has also impressed previous buyers. One customer is replacing all her others tubs with ones using this system.
The five that we have chosen reflect the different styles of houses that they might suit. Most are available in different colors and assorted sizes. Anyone should be able to find something to suit their house decor.
As always we've picked those models that rate highly in reviews (4.4 to 5 stars) by those folks who have actually paid out dollars for them.
Durable PP plastic that is UV resistant, so the color won't fade.
This will withstand the hardest frost and be usable for years to come.
Available in a variety of colors and sizes that will suit the window sill of most houses.
The double skin means that you will be able to lift the planting box out. Take it to a potting shed or table at a suitable height for you to work on.
Featuring handles that fall back to the level of the surface of the planter so you won't see them.
Supplied with inorganic granules allowing the right amount of water for your plants.
It has a water level indicator which tells you when it needs more water.
This box has a smooth finish to it.
It also comes in a variety of colors and sizes to suit your home.
Both these boxes are suitable for use on the ground.
Please check out what Ginger says above about the fixing brackets for these two planters.
This model is 60 inches long but it is available in sizes ranging from 24 inches to 96 inches
This planter comes complete with fixing brackets. Sorry if you want the decorative supports they are available to buy as an extra.
The double wall design keeps the water from soaking the roots of your plants too much and causing them to rot.
Each box can hold approximately 1.25 gallons of water and 15 gallons of soil.
Residential customers can also enjoy a 15 year warranty so that's got to be good.
This model measures 11.8 inches long by 5.1 inches high by 4.3 inches wide at the top. These are external measurements. The interior of the planter is 11.2 inches by 5.1 inches by 3,5 inches.
There are six colors to choose from to match your decor.
These would be especially good for growing herbs in your kitchen.
Place this planter on a table or window ledge and watch your plants grow.
There are two reasons for this choice of smaller box;
1, for inside it is the perfect size for a window herb box or houseplant selection.
2, for outside it will fit alongside other boxes to form a corner border on the patio or garden walkway.
Many people seem to have problems understanding how to assemble the indicator that lets you know when you need to water. Click through to this and you will find two videos, the second one will show you each easy step.
This unit comes complete with enough coconut coir to fill it. Remember you will need to add a plant feed as this material does not have a inbuilt nutrients to fertilise your plants.