Horticulture Source » Gardening & Hydroponics Store » Pots / Containers » Sun System / Sunlight Supply: Gro Pro Square 5 Gallon (50/Cs) [724960] » Reviews   Mobile   Secure |  My Account | Cart Contents | Checkout )
You have JavaScript disabled or are using a browser which does not support it. Please turn on JavaScript or consider upgrading or switching your web browser, e.g. FireFox or Opera.
Celebrating 10 Years of Service to Gardeners in 91 Countries! Thank you for your business!
Categories
* Lamps / Tubes / Bulbs ++ (526)
* Lighting Systems ++ (1113)
* Nutrients & Supplements (4324)
* Composters & Compost Tea Brewing (43)
* Organic Gardening (521)
* Leaf Shines & Washes (104)
* Pest & Disease Control (559)
* Cloning & Propagation (425)
* Grow Systems ++ (583)
* Meters, Timers & Instruments ++ (679)
! Pots / Containers (1017)
* Pumps, Irrigation & Watering Supplies ++ (1563)
* Grow Media (570)
* Plant Seeds (18)
* Environmental Control ++ (1943)
* Greenhouses (89)
* Grow Rooms / Tents (167)
* Reflective / B&W Films (132)
* Garden Accessories ++ (906)
* Hand Tools ++ (524)
* Gardening Books & DVDs (59)
* Growing Apparel (14)
Manufacturers more
What's New? more
Blacksmith BioScience Forge SP, 18 oz
hf-BSF0018
Blacksmith BioScience Forge SP, 18 oz
$94.62
Quick Find
Quick Find
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search

Information
Who else is online?
There are 14 guests online.
Ads
Gro Pro Square 5 Gallon (50/Cs)
[724960]
$3.80 $3.43
by D. Klimenko Date Added: Saturday 08 October, 2011
Absolutely FANTASTIC!!

I originally wrote this review for the 1 gallon containers, but it applies to all sizes up to 7 Gallons. ...haven't tried 10 Gallons yet.

I've been growing Coastal Redwoods and Giant Sequoias in a variety of containers (different fabric aeration pots, plastic pots, grow tubes, ceramic pots) and Squareroot Aeration Containers have given me the most incredible results.

I purchased many 1 yr. Redwood seedlings (approx. 8" each) in April and did an experiment. Three went into 1 and 2 gallon Squareroote Aeration containers, three stayed in their tubes (as in common, until the 2nd year), and three went into plastic pots. All we placed next to each other, watered equally and given the same liquid fertilizers. Here are the results, 6 months later:

Leech Tube: Redwoods grew about 3"-4"
Plastic pots: Redwoods grew about 6"-9"
Sqaureroot Aeration containers: Redwoods grew 4-5 FEET !!!

The difference is unbelievable. Results are similar with larger seedlings and larger containers.

I went to a nursery to give them one of the trees as a gift for their display garden and to show them the difference between the Squareroot Aeration container and the seedling growth in the Leech Tube. Since I had already given them leech tube seedlings in the Spring, they knew what to expect with the tubes. When I brought in the tree in the Aeration container, they gasped, whistled, and made a bunch of other noises.

I didn't know what to expect when I peeled back the aeration container, but NO SOIL fell from the bag. Everyone was in shock as they saw a nearly 1-gallon healthy rootball, without the circling that is common with plastic pots.

The containers may be a little pricey, but they are SOOOOO worth it. I hope to grow vegetables in my garden in the same fashion next year.

Good Luck and enjoy!

Rating: 5 of 5 Stars! [5 of 5 Stars!]
Back Write Review

Add to Cart

Shopping Cart more
0 items - Add an item to the cart to get a quote!
 Get Quote by adding products to the cart!
Shop By Price
Manufacturer Info
Sun System / Sunlight Supply
Sun System / Sunlight Supply Homepage
Other products
Reviews more
Gro Pro Square 5 Gallon (50/Cs)
Absolutely FANTASTIC!! -
I originally wrote this review for ..

5 of 5 Stars!
BizRate Customer Certified (GOLD) Site - HorticultureSource.com -Specialty Gardening Supply Reviews at Bizrate


Tell A Friend
 
Share what you've found! Email a link to this page to friends, family, and colleagues!
Specials more
Natural Armor Animal Repellent - Ready to Use Spray, Pint Mint Scent
Natural Armor Animal Repellent - Ready to Use Spray, Pint Mint Scent
$12.99
$11.69
Similar Products
150 Gallon Smart Pot 45x22" TAN
hf-RCT150
150 Gallon Smart Pot 45x22" TAN
$30.33

Gro Pro Essential Round Fabric Pot-Tan 45 Gallon
725108
Gro Pro Essential Round Fabric Pot-Tan 45 Gallon
$7.69

SMART POT 14" x 10.5" and 7.0 Gallons  - #7 SIZE - 100/CASE (CASE DIM= 28" X 16" X 24") (CASE WEIGHT= 27LBS) w/ handles
724720
SMART POT 14" x 10.5" and 7.0 Gallons - #7 SIZE - 100/CASE (CASE DIM= 28" X 16" X 24") (CASE WEIGHT= 27LBS) w/ handles
$5.49

Roots Organics White Root Pot w/Handles, 5 gal, 11"x10.25"
hf-RORP5WH
Roots Organics White Root Pot w/Handles, 5 gal, 11"x10.25"
$2.93

Black & White PE Grow Bags-5 gal. (Pack of 25)
dl-688605
Black & White PE Grow Bags-5 gal. (Pack of 25)
$6.49

Languages
English Deutsch Espaņol
Currencies
Ads
Amazon Ad
Matched Content
Ads
Summerstone Nursery

Customer Service

 

Shopping Help

 

My Account

 

Tools & Resources

BizRate Customer Certified (GOLD) Site - HorticultureSource.com -Specialty Gardening Supply Reviews at Bizrate ShopWiki Certified Store Official PayPal Seal
Merchant Services
Secured by RapidSSL 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed  Celebrating 10 Years of Service to Gardeners in 91 Countries! Thank you for your business!  Proud Hydro for Hunger Participant
APO/FPO addresses are no problem.
International orders are always welcome!
UPSFedExUSPS OnTrac CalOver EstesR+LSouthEasternSAIA
Copyright © 2005 — 2016 Usisu, Inc.: Conditions of Use VISAMasterCardAmerican ExpressDiscoverDiners ClubJBCPayPal Money Order