Posted: 24/10/2012 at 21:38
The crocks idea was all about the old fashioned clay pots -one drainage hole, soil based composts and the crocks stopped the hole blocking
With plastics pots,more drainage holes and lighter soilless composts, extra drainage is not needed
Haven't used rooting powder for years- a lot of plants don't need it
Soaking sweetpea seeds has always been contentious -some do- some don't
There are no rights or wrongs really- it is just what works for you-gardening is not an exact science.