Exact phrase
 Any word

ViewCart Checkout
Track Your Order
Ordering FAQ
Newsletter Archive
Visit Our Retail Store
Career Opportunities
Company History
Charley's Privacy Policy
Garden Writers
Greenhouse Warranty
Greenhouse Return Policy
Favorite Links

Charley's Greenhouse
17979 State Route 536
Mt. Vernon, WA 98273
Fax 360-873-8264

Call Center Direct Line

Retail Store Direct Line

Customer Support

Visit and like us
on Facebook

Build an Indoor Propagation Hot Bed
By Charley Yaw

Build your own heated propagation bed for starting seeds and cuttings. Start with a base of 1/2" exterior plywood over a 2x2 wood frame. Fasten 1x4 boards to the sides. Lay out the soil warming cable according to manufacturer's directions in 1-1/2" x 2" of sand or sandy soil. Cables must not touch when energized. Disconnect when not in use.

Example: 2 ft. x 3 ft. Hot Bed
one - 1/2" exterior plywood 24" x 36"
2x2 - Two pcs. 36", two pcs. 21"
1x4 - Two pcs. 37-1/2", two pcs. 24"
one - cubic foot sand or sandy soil
one - Soil Cable #8003