Rice Propagators!

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freefolk

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Rice Propagators!
« on: February 01, 2019, 09:50 »
Here is a tip:  My wife and I quite often buy tubs of fried rice from Tesco (but any supermarket will do).  When finished with, they make lovely little propagators with lids.  We have used them to start onion seeds and, more recently, cucumbers from seed.  Every little helps!  PS.  Much snow in Hampshire this morning.

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Re: Rice Propagators!
« Reply #1 on: February 01, 2019, 11:17 »
I use the trays that contained mushrooms,   they are usually black or blue  holes in the base by soldering iron.  I can usually find a clear plastic lid from some other food.

Cheers,  Tony
« Last Edit: February 01, 2019, 18:48 by Kleftiwallah »
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Re: Rice Propagators!
« Reply #2 on: February 01, 2019, 15:53 »
Yes, re-purposing this sort of thing is a great idea... snow here in Berkshire too !

When I saw the title I thought you were oing to grow rice plants  :lol: :lol:
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Re: Rice Propagators!
« Reply #3 on: February 03, 2019, 13:02 »
Here is another one.  Once all muffins are consumed (not long in this house!) you have a nice propagator with lid, measuring 20cm (w) x 15cm (d) x 12cm (h).  Recycling - don't you just love it! :D :D :D
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