What to Grow in Air-Pot Containers

Almost any plant will grow better in an Air-Pot container. We make a comprehensive range of different containers to cater for every need.

Air-Pot® for Tomatoes & Tender Crops

Better aeration and drainage makes Air-Pot containers ideal for growing a wide range of subtropical and temperate crops, either under glass or outside.

The Medium and Large sized Air-Pot containers are perfect for  tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers, chillies, aubergines, melons and anything else you would like to grow.

To assist in the hand watering, the containers are made with three uncut cones at the top of the wall, to form a deep water reservoir.

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Seeds & Salads.

Air-Pot Seed Trays are perfect for herbs and salads either in the greenhouse or outside the kitchen door. Providing you with fresh organic greens all through the year.


Root Vegetables

Air-Pot root vegetables
Hardy root vegetables do better in a healthy, well-drained and aerated soil.These conditions are perfectly replicated by Air-Pot containers and in particular by the specially developed potato tower.Container growing protects your potato plants from pests and diseases and can be done in even the smallest space.There is no heavy digging and at the end of the season harvesting is quick and easy.We have two different Potato Towers to choose from depending on whether you want to grow on a solid surface or directly on the soil.The 50 litre potato tower is the smallest size for growing potatoes, ideal for your patio or anywhere there is limited space. It comes with a base making it completely self contained.The 150 litre tower has larger capacity, comes without a base and is designed for growing directly on the soil.
Carrots parsnips and beetroot also thrive in Air-Pot containers.

For everyday tips on using Air-Pot containers – follow the Air-Pot gardener blog.


Air-Pot® from seed

The unique design of the Air-Pot container transforms the quality of plants right from germination

Propagation Trays

To get the best from your plants it is essential that they develop good roots right from germination.

The increased aeration of the compost in the Air-Pot propagation tray means more even germination right across the tray and air pruning leads to the development of healthy fibrous roots, with no deformities.

The tray has two uncut cones at the top of the wall to form the water reservoir.


Trees and Shrubs

Air-Pot containers were originally developed for nursery growing of trees and are successfully used by professional growers and leading horticultural institutions all over the world.

A range of these original containers is also available for the amateur gardener. To ensure that there is absolutely no possibility of root circling this range only has one uncut cone at the top to make a shallow water reservoir.


To make good compost you need healthy bacteria, which thrive in a well aerated environment . Our innovative plastic composter is designed to encourage air flow all round the walls as well as up from the base of the compost heap. It looks good, is simple to assemble and lasts for years. Like all Air-Pot containers it is made from 100% recycled plastic.

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