The Q&A Archives: Containers For Gardening

Question: Are the white plastic buckets that pickles, etc., come in a suitable in size for the root systems of tomatoes, zucchini, and squash ?

Answer: Those white plastic buckets are generally five-gallon size and are suitable for gardening containers if you first punch, cut, or drill several good-sized drainage holes in the bottoms of them. It's a great way to recycle the buckets!

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