Reusable Seed Starting Trays

An innovative, new solution to a growing problem

Back Porch Pots are a functional and sustainable alternative to single-use plastic garden pots. Made from 100% FDA certified food safe silicone, Back Porch Pots are designed to optimize growing conditions for seed starts, and engineered to last season after season. Back Porch Pots are perfect for those who want to grow their own delicious, healthy, and nutritious food, increase food security, and reduce their impacts on the planet.


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100% non-toxic silicone, designed to last thousands of uses under normal conditions. Temperature resistant to extreme hot/cold, UV resistant, hydrophobic, mold and bacteria resistant. Pots maintain soil temperatures and don't absorb water, leaving more hydration for your starts.

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Designed specifically for reuse. The flexibility of silicone makes it easy to remove starts for transplanting. Easy to clean (you can even throw them in the dishwasher!) and store over the winter/off-season. Pots nest for compact storage and to reduce shipping impacts.

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Designed to combat the epidemic of single-use plastic garden pots that end up in landfills annually. 100% food-grade silicone won't leach toxic chemicals into the soil or your plants. Packaging is 100% recycled, recyclable, and plastic free. Pots are recyclable at silicone recycling facilities.

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Responsible Manufacturing

Manufacturing partner maintains ISO 9001/13485, UL Traceability, and EcoVadis Silver level certifications, and is a signatory to the UN Global Compact.