Adding Weight to an Outdoor Planter

Is plaster of Paris used in outdoor things like putting it in the bottom of a planter for weight, or is concrete better?

By Jane from Bonifay, FL

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September 26, 20100 found this helpful

Why not add some stones in the bottom of your planter.

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October 1, 20100 found this helpful

Plaster of paris will deteriorate. As MCW said, use stones or pieces of brick.

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