Are you looking for a stylish flowerpot? Great! Self-watering Calipso pot was created for you. This planter has a special reservoir for water and a self-watering wick, through which the plant draws the necessary moisture and this makes it perfect for water loving plants! It is designed with an ingenious drainage system that allows excess water to drain from the substrate in the external pot. This planter allows the optimal air circulation to promote root health.
Calipso planter is perfect for growing plants – you can grow your favorite plants right there. Don’t be afraid to experiment with the blooming plants for a balcony and easily plant them in the Calipso pot.
It has an attractive oblong shape, which is suitable even for narrow windowsills and it is preferred because of pleasant shape, wide range of colors, and light weight, that make them comfortable in use. The leak-free design protects indoor surfaces. It is suitable for any type of small or medium plant and for the cultivation of different types of orchids or violas.
1. Pour the first layer of soil into inner pot which shouldn’t be much since you need to leave enough space for the root ball. Instead of soil, different types of peat mixtures, suitable for your plants, can be used.
2. Place the plant directly into the flower pot and fill the remaining space with soil.
3. Slightly compress. Add a little bit more soil, because it will settle within 2-3 weeks by 5-10%.
4. Water the plant directly into the soil.
The water reservoir of CALIPSO pot holds different amount of water depending on the size of the pot:
Diameter 9.4 inch / 240 mm – Water Reservoir 6 OZ / 180 ml
Diameter 13.5 inch / 245 mm – Water Reservoir 9 OZ / 280 ml
Diameter 13.7 inch / 245 mm – Water Reservoir 11 OZ / 330 ml