How to make Smart Pots

Posted by on 7/24/2015
How to make Smart Pots?
Yes you are correct! Smart Pots can be made by the extreme do it yourselfers. Using landscaping felt is not the same however and the polypropylene fabric used in smart pots is not easily found or bought. For large scale growers making your own pots is not economically wise or reasonable, especially when you take a look at our prices!

What are Smart Pots?

Posted by on 7/24/2015 to News
What are Smart Pots?
A Smart Pot of fabric grow bag that is able to retain it's shape for large or small plants. The original smart pot was designed for use in large commercial tree nurseries. These containers use aeration to promote extreme root growth.

Growing Potatoes In A Bag

Posted by on 7/23/2015
Growing Potatoes In A Bag?
Yes of course you can grow potatoes in one of our fabric growing bags. They will actually grow much larger and healthier in a specialized growing container. You will want to consider the following sizes, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 gallons.

Fabric Flower Pots

Posted by on 7/17/2015
Can your grow bags be used as Fabric Flower Pots?
Yes! Many of our customers use the grow bags we sell to grow big and beautiful flowers. Typical bags sizes used for growing flowers are the 5, 7, 10, 15, 20, 25 and 30 gallon pots. Remember when growing in fabric pots increased watering may be necessary but the results will be amazing. 

Fabric Garden Pots

Posted by on 7/16/2015
Fabric Garden Pots
Fabric Garden Pots are unique as they offer a high level of aeration to the rooting zone of your plants. This aeration provided by the porous fabric dramatically enhances branching of the roots, increasing the plants health and nutrient uptake.

Fabric Grow Pots

Posted by on 7/16/2015
Fabric Grow Pots
Here at Grow Bags Depot you find a large variety of fabric growing bags which may also be known as grow pots, grow bags, fabric pots, cloth pots, felt pots, or smart pots.

Are Smart Pots Reusable?

Posted by on 7/15/2015
Are Smart Pots Reusable?
Yes! Smart Pots can be reused for many years. Commercial growers have found Smart Pots can last as long as 10 years under ideal conditions, again proving Smart Pots are hard to beat for serious growers!

Fabric Pots with Handles

Posted by on 7/14/2015
Fabric Pots with Handles
We sell many sizes of fabric pots with handles. The brand name Smart Pot offers the smaller sizes with or without handles. Gro Pro pots offer handles on sizes up to 30 gallons. Dirt Pots by HydroFarm are unique as they come with thick wrap around handles on many sizes, all the way up to 400 gallons. Root pots are the only brand of pots which we offer that do not offer optional handles.

Green Smart Pots

Posted by on 7/9/2015
Do Smart Pots come in green?
Currently Smart Pots are only available in black and tan.

Best Fabric Pots?

Posted by on 7/7/2015
Best Fabric Pots?
The best fabric pot question can be debated for days. We can say this for a fact... the Smart Pot brand is the originator of the fabric pot. Invented in the late 1970's they began distributing them several years later and many intimidators followed suite.

Smart Pots for Cannabis?

Posted by on 7/1/2015
Smart Pots for Cannabis?
Smart Pots have been used for growing some of the highest quality cannabis for decades. When grown in fabric grow bags under the right conditions cannabis can thrive like in no other growing container. Head over to google and do a image search for 'cannabis in smart pots' to take a look at the results. 

Smart Pot Sizes

Posted by on 6/2/2015

Smart Pot Fabric

Posted by on 6/4/2014 to News
What are Smart Pots made of?
Smart Pots and the majority of our grow bags we offer are made of a non-woven polypropylene fabric which on a microscopic level is essentially a very porous plastic. These pots allow for air to move throughout the rooting zone leading to extreme root branching
.