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How to Care for Norfolk Island Pine – Lifelong Houseplant
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How to Care for Norfolk Island Pine – Lifelong Houseplant

From Holiday Tree to vibrant indoor houseplant, here’s how to make your Norfolk Island Pine last for years! Remember that charming Norfolk Island Pine that decked the halls last December? Don’t toss it in the compost bin just yet! These tropical beauties can easily transition from festive centerpiece to year-round houseplant with a little TLC…

Grow Pollinator-Attracting Plants In Smart Pot
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Grow Pollinator-Attracting Plants In Smart Pot

Pollinators are essential for our food system. They pollinator crops, fruits, and vegetables, which helps to ensure that you have a bountiful harvest. However, pollinators are under threat from habitat loss, pestices, and climate change. One Way to help pollinators is to plant pollinator-friendly plants in your garden.

Introducing the Smart Pot Urban Compost Sak: The Perfect Composting Solution for Small Space Gardeners
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Introducing the Smart Pot Urban Compost Sak: The Perfect Composting Solution for Small Space Gardeners

The Smart Pot Urban Compost Sak is a small, lightweight, and portable composting bag that’s perfect for small space gardens. It’s made from durable, breathable fabric that allows air and water to circulate freely, which helps to speed up the composting process. The Urban Compost Sak also comes with a fitted cover to help keep out pests and moisture.

California Composting Laws And How To Compost The Smart Way
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California Composting Laws And How To Compost The Smart Way

In 2016, The CA State Legislature, as a part of SB 1383, updated state law regarding mandatory composting. The program will mandate the composting of organic waste by residential and commercial businesses. The biggest challenge faced will be from restaurants and grocery stores, but regular folks are going to have some decisions to make, soon. The law is supposed to be fully enforced by the start of 2024. Californians should start to learn what is coming down the pipeline, and Smart Pot® is here to help!

Using Milk Crate Liner Smart Pots for Small Space Gardening
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Using Milk Crate Liner Smart Pots for Small Space Gardening

The grow-your-own food gardening trend is far from cancelled for would-be gardeners who don’t have a spot of soil in which to plant. All that’s needed is a container to grow in. And thanks to a range of products from Smart Pot, the fabric container alternative, hopeful gardeners with as little as a sunny patch…

How to Spot a Fake Smart Pot
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How to Spot a Fake Smart Pot

First, a Quick History Lesson… In 1984, High Caliper Growing introduced fabric pots to the tree farm industry. Invented four years earlier by Ralph Reiger from Oklahoma City, fabric pots immediately drew the attention of progressive tree farmers and nurseries. These early adopters were eager to find a product that improved the speed and efficiency…