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hortiman
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Quote hortiman Replybullet Topic: Soil block/pot maker
    Posted: 10 Mar 2009 at 8:49pm
This soil block/pot maker was made by Garvie of Isleworth in 1948.
If fairly damp graded soil was used, ideally straight from the steriliser, useful pots could be made for sowing seeds into or potting on seedlings. We used to use a smaller version on the Nursery for making pots for sweet peas, which was ideal as you could plant out the grown on plants with minimal root disturbance. Very eco friendly, no plastic pots!!
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Quote Trusty Bloke Replybullet Posted: 10 Mar 2009 at 10:08pm
 
What a great invention .........
The other half would love one of these ....... no seriously she would !
A drink's too wet without one ;-) - Southampton
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Quote Charlie Replybullet Posted: 04 Apr 2009 at 2:16pm
I bought one of these a few years ago for only a couple of , bargain. Certainly something a bit different and a good one to keep people guessing what it is.
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