ABOUT METAL PLANT POTS
Growing plants in metal pots instead of using ceramic or plastic pots is a great idea. Metal pots are indestructible you can use them for years to grow the plants. metal planters will not chip, crack or break, most metal planters often gain beautiful color, or patina, as they age. Heavy cast iron is a good choice for landscape planters in public areas such as driveways and front yards.
Below are some suggestions from our expert Santosh to select a metal plant.
Select metal railing or hanging planters which can be hanged on balcony railings.
Metal pot should have a drainage hole at the bottom which helps to flush out the excess of water.
Planters should withstand the whole day sunlight/direct sun light.
Should have high weather resistance / rust free.
Planters should be capable of holding 5 to 6 kg of potting mix.
Using secondary planters like grow bags or grow pots will extends the durability of the planters
Metal pots are available in different size and shapes so choose the planter according to the plants you wish to grow. The plants need minimum 4 to 5 hours of daily sunlight to grow healthily, so keep the planters where it can get good sunlight.
TRUST BASKET METAL PLANT POTS
Trust basket has a variety of metal plant pots which can be used for both indoor and outdoor gardening. Our metal pots are available in different colours and shapes. The minimum durability of our planters is 10 years it extends based on the maintenance of the planters. All the planters of trust basket are provided with a small drainage hole at the bottom. All metal planters of trust basket are made up of galvanized metal and finishing is given with powder coated painting. our planters are designed by the experts, they weigh around 1 kg which is flexible and easy to carry.To grow common vegetables like capsicum, tomato, chili, green peas you can prefer our dotted round and bee planter which are given with detachable hooks so you can use them to hang on the railing or use it as table top planters. Root vegetables like carrot radish beetroot etc and climbers like ridge gourd bottle gourd can be grown in our large oval and rectangular planters. Flower plants (calendula, California, cineraria, cosmos dianthus …etc) and greens like (amaranthus, basil, coriander, methi, mint, palak) our Antique and heart shaped wall hanging planters can be used to grow climbers like bitter gourd, bottle gourd, cucumber, ridge guard. Table top planters and hanging planters with lace finished are the best decorative planters for indoor gardening. use some secondary planters in the metal pots Placing a plastic pot inside a metal pot serves as an effective liner to shield roots from the effects of overheating. For the best results, choose a plastic pot with drainage holes at the bottom to allow excess water to escape. Use a pot that leaves a 1-inch gap between the plastic pot and the metal container. Sit the plastic liner on 1 to 2 inches of gravel at the bottom of the metal pot. A setup like this ensures proper heat dissipation, air circulation and the evaporation of moisture.