ADVANTAGES OF PLASTIC POTS



  • Generally cheap.

  • Heat and cool quickly so plant roots and microorganisms are not damaged as easily even when in a sunny location.

  • Generally have more drainage holes than terracotta, ceramic and concrete pots.

  • Easy to drill additional holes in base if needed as drainage holes are very important because Waterlogged soil can lead to root rot.

  • Lightweight, so suitable for balconies and decks where weight is a consideration.

  • Come in all shapes, colours and sizes, are made from a variety of different plastics and can be spray painted if desired.

  • For younger children, they may be a safer alternative to the standard breakable clay pot.

  • They keep the moisture in but don’t store any reserve themselves, unlike ceramics and terracotta.

  • Easy to Recycle by taking them to your local recycling centre.

  • Black Plastic pots are best for plants that need soil warmth as these pots heat up quickly and provide little insulation.

  • Useful for when visual appeal is a priority. Its gives an amazing look to your garden in low cost.

  • They are the one of the most preferred in India which can be seen in house, showroom, shopping malls, public plases and other places.

  • Plastic flower pots can be used to hang the pots outside a house in balcony.

  • Plastic flower pots are free from rot as it doesn’t absorbs water so it doesn’t rot.

  • Plastic flower pots are versatile in nature so you can use it for numerous purpose and places.

  • Easy to clean – just need a wipe down with a wet cloth or hose.

  • Lightweight – easy to transport and stack.

  • Come in a variety of sizes and depths so you can choose which best meets your particular needs.

  • Plastic pots are stronger and more flexible than clay pots.

  • There is also a wider range of styles available in plastic pots, and decorative plastic containers tend to be less expensive than ceramic pots.

  • Plastic pots are easier to clean and disinfect.

  • Clay pots tend to stain and develop salt deposits on the outside.