Simple Way to Clean Clay Pots
Soil contains salts that can damage plants and get deposited on the inside of planters. In addition, any diseases your plants may have from a past season can get transferred to your new plants. The solution is cleaning used flower pots before using them again. Cleaning garden pots takes only a few minutes with the Wagner Steamer, and it can keep your plants healthy and productive for the whole season.
You Will Need:
Step 1 - Assemble Pots
Assemble the garden pots for reuse on a clean work surface.
Step 2 - Fill the Steamer
Fill the Wagner Steamer with distilled water and plug in. The green light will indicate when the water is hot enough to produce steam.
Step 3 - Clean Pots
Use the round brush tip to steam and scour the inside and outside of each pot.
Step 4 - Let Dry and Replant
Let dry thoroughly and then replant with fresh stones and soil.