Potting Benches Grand Ledge MI

Potting benches are very convenient to use for potting plants and moving plants from one pot to another. They also can be used to organize gardening tools, hold soil, function as a patio buffet table and be a gardening work surface. Types include wood potting benches and metal potting benches. See below to learn more and to gain access to garden supply stores in Grand Ledge, MI that provide potting benches.

Smith Floral Co
(517) 484-6085
1124 E Mount Hope Ave
Lansing, MI
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Annuals, Bulbs, Chemicals, Crop Protection, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Horticulture Companies, Mulch, Perennials, Pest Control Supplies, Plants, Roses, Seeds, Shrubs, Trees

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Home Harvest Garden Supply
(517) 332-2663
4870 Dawn Avenue
East Lansing, MI

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Van Atta's Greenhouse
(517) 339-1142
9008 M-78
Haslett, MI
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Groundcovers, Perennials, Plants, Shrubs, Trees

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Land Visions Lawn & Landscape Inc.
(517) 853-8725
3410 Old Lansing Rd Suite 3
Lansing, MI
Smith Tree & Landscape Service Inc
(517) 321-3553
6270 W Grand River Ave
Lansing, MI
Lansing Gardens Inc
(517) 882-4955
1434 E Jolly Rd
Lansing, MI

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Organic Compost Tumbler
(517) 333-9123
1836 N Harrison Rd
East Lansing, MI

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New Look Landscaping
(989) 224-9000
1203 Lincolnshire Drive
St. Johns, MI

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Vet's Too Gift & Garden
(517) 267-1860
2416 N East St (N US 27-
Lansing, MI
Ayles Tree & Landscape Inc
(517) 484-8318
4079 Gresham
Lansing, MI
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Potting Benches | Use potting benches to ease back strain

Use potting benches to ease back strain

A potting bench provides a useful workspace for gardeners of all levels. Besides keeping garden supplies in one place, garden potting benches provide a level and spacious work area for planting in pots, repotting, dividing plants and other messy garden tasks.

Characteristics of Potting Benches

A good potting bench should be made out of a durable material; wood potting benches are probably the most common. Cedar is a popular wood that is often used for potting benches because it is weather- and rot-resistant, and it ages beautifully, as well. In recent years, potting benches have become available that are made out of recycled plastic or recycled vinyl, which makes for a green option.

The work area of the potting bench needs to be at the right height and sufficiently large to hold several plant pots, garden tools and a watering can , at a minimum. A built-in basin for storing potting soil is a handy feature to have. A shelf above the work surface is a great place to store tools, and shelves or cupboards below provide even more storage space.

If a potting bench is attractive enough, it can also be used for outdoor entertaining. Some people like to store other outdoor tools, such as barbecue utensils , in or on their potting bench. Some potting benches are painted and have stenciled designs along the shelves or the frame, rendering them a charming addition to the garden.

Wheeled garden potting benches are an excellent choi...

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