container gardening - Knowledgebase Question

Fairfax, Vi
Question by pepsivyper
May 24, 2009
What can I use besides styrofoam as lightweight filling in a planter?

Answer from NGA
May 24, 2009


Styrofoam packing peanuts placed in plastic bags are good fillers. Failing that you can use sheets of newspaper crunched into balls and placed in plastic bags. Be sure to seal the bags so the paper stays dry.

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