•The Smart Pot air prunes the roots.
Air pruning allows plants to use all the space inside the container for root growth resulting in bigger plants. Root growth occurs through branching, which creates more root tips and more opportunity for the plant to feed. University studies have found more than twice the root structure for plants grown in Smart Pots.
•The Smart Pot stimulates beneficial bacteria.
Our porous, non-woven fabric provides essential oxygen allowing plant roots and beneficial bacteria to breathe. Healthier roots equals healthier plants. Porosity is the key to increased distribution of moisture. The Smart Pot enhances soil permeability, increasing the movement of moisture from wet areas to dry.
•The Smart Pot responds to climate conditions.
During hot weather, the Smart Pot allows excess heat to be released protecting roots. In cold weather, the fabric warms quickly in the sun. A study at the University of New Hampshire showed that on an 80-degree day, temperatures inside a plastic container were up to 125 degrees. Temperatures in a Smart Pot were 80 degrees.
•The Smart Pot made to last.
Weather-resistant, UV resistant, and extremely durable, Smart Pots will not fray, split or crack. Reusable and 100% made in the USA. BPA and Lead free, With over 30 years serving growers, farmers, and gardeners, millions of plants have been grown successfully using Smart Pots.
You may return any unopened item purchased from Vital Garden Supply for any reason within ten (10) days of purchase. This excludes special order, expired or clearance products (Sales on these products are final). There are also no returns on items shipped directly from the manufacturer unless; the return is pre-approved by the vendor. There are no returns on custom mixes, custom cuts (greenhouse poly, shade cloth, etc.) or sale items.
Return Handling Fee:
There is a $9.95 handling fee per order for all returns.
Unopened Items – 10 Days:
You will receive a full refund for unopened items in the original form of payment less any applicable discounts, shipping fees, and handling fees.
Sorry, we are not able to accept returns after 10 days.
Sorry, we are not able to accept opened items.
We do our best to package your product(s) so they will arrive to you in excellent condition but, once the package leaves our warehouse, products may shift during shipment causing unintentional damage. Should you receive a product that has been damaged in transit, please contact us immediately for further instructions by emailing us or call us at 530-470-0124. Please do not discard the damaged product(s) and retain the original box and packaging in case your carrier requires an inspection of the damaged package. Items that are “defective” but not covered under warranty will be dealt with on an individual basis. This includes items that broke or stopped working within 30 days. Defective products may be repaired or replaced at the manufacturer’s discretion. All items being returned must be clean and intact.
Place the items you are returning in sturdy packaging. Make sure items are packed tightly and securely. We are not responsible for breakage during shipment of returned items. Make a copy of the receipt that was enclosed with your original order, highlight the items you are returning, and place the copy in the box with the products. Also, include your phone number and return mailing address. Use the mailing address below to address your return shipment. Take the package to your closest UPS or FedEx shipping location to have it delivered to us. (If you are returning a product due to a defect or an error made by us, please include a copy of your receipt with your package so we can refund your shipping costs.)
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Vital Garden Supply
3548 Rancho Road
Wheatland, CA 95692
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