Metric conversions

J.E. Shields
Mon, 23 Feb 2004 12:17:54 PST

That sounds like a good idea!  If you will send me the table of nursery 
container sizes as used in Europe, I'll construct a similar table for the 
U.S. usage.  I'll also put a pair of Gallons-to-Liters converters for US 
and for British gallons on the same page.


At 08:37 PM 2/23/2004 +0100, you wrote:
>that's a useful link indeed. I am so used to Fahrenheit/Celsius conversion 
>at a point I read indifferently both. But what drives me in the dark is 
>something like 'plant it in a 3 gallon pot'. I have never understood how 
>big is a 3 gallon pot and its diameter. Also British gallon is different 
>from US one. If you need I can forward you a table with size of pot in cm 
>and its volume in liters, as used in nursery trade here.
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