Upgrade Your Gardening Experience with Round Fabric Pots - Velcro Side

Round Fabric Pots with Velcro Side are an innovative and eco-friendly solution for your gardening needs. Made from 300gsm breathable fabric, these pots offer enhanced durability and ensure optimal plant growth compared to traditional plastic or terracotta pots. Suitable for both indoor and outdoor use, these fabric pots are available in 5 and 10 Litre sizes to accommodate all types of plants and garden setups.

Features and Benefits

  • Air Pruning: Encourages horizontal and vertical root growth, preventing roots from becoming pot-bound and promoting a dense, healthy root system.
  • Root Zone Aeration: Allows oxygen to reach plant roots from all sides, improving plant health and encouraging beneficial microbial activity.
  • Prevents Over Watering: Ensures free drainage through the pot's bottom and sides, reducing the risk of waterlogging and root rot.
  • Great for Hydroponics: Compatible with top watering and flood-and-drain systems, enabling nutrient absorption from all sides of the pot.
  • Portability: Lightweight, easy to move, and comes flat-packed for convenient storage and transport.

How to Use

  1. Choose the appropriate size of Round Fabric Pot with Velcro Side for your plant, considering its growth potential and root system.
  2. Unpack the fabric pot and open the velcro side fully.
  3. Fill the pot with your chosen growing medium, such as soil or a hydroponic medium, ensuring that it is well-aerated and well-draining.
  4. Transfer your plant into the fabric pot, gently spreading the roots and covering them with the growing medium.
  5. Close the Velcro side securely to maintain the pot's round shape and provide adequate support for your plant.
  6. Water and fertilise your plant as needed, ensuring proper drainage through the pot.

Aqua Gardening Suggests These are Best For

Round Fabric Pots with Velcro Side are perfect for all gardeners, from beginners to professionals, looking to improve their plant's overall health and root system. They are ideal for growing a variety of plants, including ornamentals, edible plants, and plants with extensive root systems. These pots are also suitable for use in hydroponic systems, providing excellent drainage and nutrient absorption capabilities.

Suitable Pot Saucers and Fabric Pots Sizes

Size Dimensions (cm) Recommended Pot Saucer Size (mm)
5L 20(L)x 20(W) x 18cm(H) 230mm
10L 24(L) x 24(W) x 22cm(H) 305mm


What are the benefits of using Round Fabric Pots with Velcro Side over traditional pots?

Round Fabric Pots with Velcro Side offer several advantages over traditional pots, including air pruning of roots, better root zone aeration, prevention of overwatering, suitability for hydroponics, and portability. The Velcro side opening also allows for easy removal of the plant for transplant and pot reuse.

How does air pruning work in fabric pots?

When roots reach the wall of the fabric pot, they're exposed to air, which effectively stops their growth. This process, known as air pruning, prevents roots from becoming pot-bound and encourages the plant to grow new feeder roots instead, resulting in a dense, healthy root system.

How do fabric pots improve root zone aeration?

Fabric pots allow the movement of air from outside the pot, through the pot wall, and directly to the root zone. This provides oxygen to the roots from all sides, facilitating root respiration and allowing beneficial microbes to thrive.

Can fabric pots prevent overwatering?

Yes, fabric pots help prevent overwatering as they allow free drainage through the bottom and sides of the pot, making it nearly impossible to over water your plants.

Are Round Fabric Pots with Velcro Side suitable for hydroponic systems?

Yes, fabric pots are great for hydroponics. They can be top-watered or used in flood and drain (ebb & flow) systems, allowing nutrients to be absorbed through the pot on all sides.

How portable are fabric pots compared to traditional pots?

Fabric pots are very portable, just like traditional pots, and can be easily moved. Additionally, they come flat-packed, making them easy to transport and store when not in use.

How durable are Round Fabric Pots with Velcro Side?

The 5 & 10 Litre sized Round Fabric Pots use 300gsm fabric, which is thicker than many on the market. This makes them more durable and less prone to transpiration loss.

What are the results of using fabric pots compared to regular plastic pots?

At Aqua Gardening, we've found that plants grown in fabric pots tend to grow faster and healthier than those in regular pots. For example, our tomato plant in a fabric pot grew about 50% larger than the one in a traditional pot. Additionally, fabric pots can be washed and reused, making them an excellent choice for long-term use.

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