1. Before planting the plant directly into the soil, pour a layer (2-3 cm/1 inch) of gravel/perlite or specific mixtures of these materials into the inner pot for ideal moisture balance.
2. Pour a small layer of soil into inner pot which shouldn’t be much since you need to leave enough space for the root ball.
3. Place the plant directly into the flower pot and fill the remaining space with soil. Instead of soil, different types of peat mixtures, suitable for your plants, can be used. Slightly compress.
4. Add a little bit more soil, because it will settle within 2-3 weeks by 5-10%. Water the plant well directly into the soil.
The water reservoir of DECO’ pot holds different amount of water depending on the size of the pot: