“If you have a number of plants, dig a trench 6 to 8 inches deep (or deeper if you have larger pots) and long enough to accommodate all of your plants without crowding. Place peat moss under and around the pots. Peat moss holds water, helps keep the pots cool and reduces evaporation from clay pots. About every two weeks, rotate the pots a quarter turn to break off any roots that have penetrated the peat moss surrounding the pot and to equalize the light received on all sides of the pot. Water as needed. If the potting soil is dry a half-inch deep in the pot, it is time to water.”
Hypertufa pots on stands, garden bells, fairy gardens and outdoor furniture will be among the items for sale. Among the plants: caladiums, Japanese maples and dwarf conifers. And, of course, lots of hostas for sale by the hosta society.