Potting Benches The Dalles OR

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 The Dalles, OR that provide potting benches.

Columbia Gorge Center Nursery
(503) 386-7788
2940 Thomsen Rd
Hood River, OR
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Flower Seed, Seed, Wildflower Seed

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Mount Hood Gardens, Inc.
(503) 386-4119
1570 Orchard Rd
Hood River, OR
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Flower Seed, Seed, Wildflower Seed

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Ray's Garden & Pet Center
(541) 482-1100
1679 Jackson Rd
Ashland, OR
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Annuals, Aquatics, Beneficial Insects, Bulbs, Chemicals, Cold Frames, Crop Protection, Furniture / Structures, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Greenhouse Manufacturers, Greenhouse Supplies & Equipment, Groundcovers, Hobby Greenhouses, Horticulture Companies, Mulch, Ornamental Grasses, Perennials, Pest Control Supplies, Plants, Roses, Seeds, Shrubs, Trees, Turfgrass / Sod, Vines, Wildlife

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Tanasacres Nursery
(503) 645-8585
32570 Nw Zion Church Rd
Hillsboro, OR

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Tryon Creek Nursery
(503) 244-8884
10400 Sw Boones Ferry Rd
Portland, OR

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Hood River Garlic
(541) 386-1220
P.O. Box 1701
Hood River, OR

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Vanguard Nursery
(509) 493-1549
150 Dock Grade Rd
White Salmon, WA

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Liskey Farms, Inc.
(541) 885-8517
3750 S 6th St
Klamath Falls, OR

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Naturalyards
(541) 488-0838
P.O. Box 3180
Ashland, OR

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Brim's Farm & Garden
(503) 325-1562
34963 Hwy 101Business
Astoria, OR
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Annuals, Arbors / Arches, Arrangement Accessories, Birding Accessories, Bulbs, Ceramic, Terra Cotta & Stone Containers, Christmas Trees, Christmas Trees - Cut, Containers, Containers - Decorative, Crop Protection, Decorative Planters & Urns, Fertilizers, Furniture / Structures, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Gifts & Accents, Groundcovers, Holiday Items, Horticulture Companies, Manure, Molluscicides, Mulch, Perennials, Plants, Pottery, Potting Soil, Rose…

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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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