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Herb Planter lining

Posted by networkn 
Herb Planter lining
February 16, 2017 05:51PM
Hi There!

I am thinking of buying a herb planter box, and I have been told to line it, but there is some confusion. I always thought you lined garden stuff with black plastic, but they are talking about polyurethane which is a chemical paint and I am concerned the chemicals could leak into the soil and either make the soil bad or the herbs sick or worse still, us.

Anyone able to give some advice?
J1
Re: Herb Planter lining
February 16, 2017 09:33PM
Hmm, maybe you or someone is getting confused between polythene and polyurethane. Polythene (also known as polyethylene) is the name for the black plastic you're thinking of, e.g. [www.peppardbuildingsupplies.com]
Re: Herb Planter lining
February 16, 2017 10:45PM
Thanks. Yeah, possibly.
I assume you line it, then staple it or something, then poke holes in the bottom ?
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