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A potting bench is something I’ve been dreaming about for eyars
Because dirt shouldn’t be in the kitchen (unless it’s coming off of fresh homegrown veggies!). Most of us gardeners sow seeds indoors (we have an indoor greenhouse & grow light set up) which means cleaning up soil inside, washing pots and seed trays inside (you should disinfect them, here’s why) and making a general mess inside.
Here are some potting tables and potting benches to inspire you to build your own.
I gathered these ideas as I’m hoping we come up with our own DIY potting table this summer
Detailed Instructions & plans from DIY Network
Up-cycled potting bench from pallets from renoguide
Potting table plans from BuildSomething
Pretty potting table from MaryBeth
Potting table pdf from BeyondPaleo
Have you build a potting bench?
Feel free to share yours in the comments, I’d love to see it!
My name is Isis Loran, creator of the Family Food Garden. I’ve been gardening for over 10 years now and push the limits of our zone 5 climates. I love growing heirlooms & experimenting with hundreds of varieties, season extending, crunchy homesteading and permaculture.