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New Season-Extending Tools
Eager to get back to the garden? Here are several new products to help you get started earlier. See everything we have in the Season-Extending department.
Compact Patio Grow House Help indoor-grown
seedlings and houseplants
acclimate to outdoor
conditions. With more than
8 square feet of growing space, this
grow house provides plenty
of room for plants yet has a
compact footprint of just
3.25 square feet. Hinged roof and
doors provide ventilation. Shelf
area matches our Compact
SunLite® Garden shelf, making
it easy to transfer seedling trays.
Shelves can be adjusted to
different heights. Easy assembly.
26.75″ W x 46.5″ H x 17.5″ D.
Elevated Patio Grow House Start seeds and acclimate plants to outdoor conditions without backbreaking bending to water and fertilize them. The double-walled polycarbonate glazing transmits plenty of light for healthy growth, and it holds in the sun’s heat to insulate plants from chilly weather. The two-piece top lets you open one or both sides for
just the right amount of ventilation. There’s almost 7 square feet of growing space, with 17″ headroom in back, 14″ in front. Bottom shelf holds potting soil, containers, watering can and other supplies. Made from fir treated with earth-friendly preservative. 50.75″ L x 19.75″ W x 36.25″ H overall. Optional tray catches water overflow and measures 46.5″ L x 15.5″ W x 2″ D.
Frost Covers for Pop-Ups Slip these covers over your Pop-
Ups during early cold snaps,
or leave them on to extend the
growing season by weeks or
even months. Polypropylene
fabric provides frost protection
(down to 24 degrees F) with 43 percent light
transmission. Four sizes:
Frost Covers for Plant Protection Tents Use these covers with our new line of Plant Protection Tents. Protects down to 24 degrees F with 35 percent light transmission.
Tents are easy
to set up, with fiberglass
shock cord poles that
slide into sleeves and
rigid tabs at each corner
The tent is fitted with
a fine-mesh screen that
keeps out insects, birds,
— even dogs and cats.
Side zippers provide easy
tabs hold doors open.
48″ H. Two sizes: