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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by cre8ivbonsai » March 7th, 2015, 10:46 pm

Hopefully everyone attending this year's convention will know Joann's pots are good quality and she won't end up with a whole lot of wet pots :palm: :lol: also don't try this technique on her mame pots, if you inhale at the same time the consequences are not good :oops: :o

Joann, I think your new customer signs might read: "You lick it, you bought it" :lol:
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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by rookie93 » March 8th, 2015, 8:00 am

Interesting thread, don't the japanese use terracotta (low fired) for most production growing as it breathes & reduces risk of wet feet?

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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by shibui » March 8th, 2015, 7:56 pm

Interesting thread, don't the japanese use terracotta (low fired) for most production growing as it breathes & reduces risk of wet feet?
They do indeed Rookie (or used to, probably more plastic pots starting to be used now) but they are relatively larger pots. A bonsai pot has less volume and so needs to hold onto enough moisture to last the day. There must be a critical point where pot volume changes from needing to dry out to needing to conserve water.
I find rock slabs and Root over rock plantings need more water because the stone wicks water out of the potting mix and evaporates it to the atmosphere.
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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by Phoenix238 » March 9th, 2015, 9:52 am

Image saw this on Facebook today and couldn't help but laugh XD

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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by Pup » March 9th, 2015, 10:57 am

OK, WHO IS HONEST ENOUGH TO SAY THEY HAVE TRIED IT. OR HAVE YOU NO QUALITY POTS.

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :tounge:
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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by Jarad » March 9th, 2015, 11:09 am

Phoenix238 wrote:Image saw this on Facebook today and couldn't help but laugh XD
:lol: :lol:
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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by Pup » March 9th, 2015, 4:22 pm

Jarad wrote:
Phoenix238 wrote:Image saw this on Facebook today and couldn't help but laugh XD
:lol: :lol:
You obviously prefershari pots :tounge: :whistle: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by Elmar » March 9th, 2015, 7:55 pm

Pup wrote:OK, WHO IS HONEST ENOUGH TO SAY THEY HAVE TRIED IT. OR HAVE YOU NO QUALITY POTS.

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :tounge:
Ok, you got me! BUSTED...


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Post by joannm » March 9th, 2015, 9:09 pm

Okay guys I can see you have all enjoyed this . glad to keep you all amused . :D
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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by Pat K » March 10th, 2015, 8:20 am

This is a very useful thread. I have learnt that Pup just loves his liquor!! :)

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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by Pup » March 10th, 2015, 9:01 am

Pat K wrote:This is a very useful thread. I have learnt that Pup just loves his liquor!! :)
:lol: :lol: :lol: :tounge:
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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by kcpoole » March 10th, 2015, 9:06 am

Pup wrote:
Pat K wrote:This is a very useful thread. I have learnt that Pup just loves his liquor!! :)
:lol: :lol: :lol: :tounge:
who is going to be the first potter to make a KFC pot? :lol: :lol:

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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by Jason » March 10th, 2015, 5:32 pm

Thanks heaps Joann!! Now that I have a... taste :palm: ... for what to look for in a good pot, I think I'll now be paying a bit more attention!
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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by Pup » March 10th, 2015, 6:21 pm

Jason wrote:Thanks heaps Joann!! Now that I have a... taste :palm: ... for what to look for in a good pot, I think I'll now be paying a bit more attention!
Glad some one has now seen the sense in asking the right questions when ordering or buying a POT. :whistle: :tounge: :tounge: :lol: :lol:
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Re: ask questions before you buy?

Post by Pearcy001 » March 11th, 2015, 3:11 pm

Is anyone able to post a link to Joann's pots? I'd love to check them out. Cheers.

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