PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide a plant cultivation mat, realizing excellent water holding ability and water absorptivity, and also capable of growing plants in a comfortable environment, and mass-producible at an extremely low cost by effectively reusing wasted scraps of woven fabrics which have been much produced in sewn products manufacturing factories and the like.SOLUTION: The plant cultivation mat is produced by the following process: waste fibers 3 separated from scraps of woven fabrics knitted with fibers containing synthetic fibers are three-dimensionally gathered together and pressed under a predetermined pressure, and bound at the intersections of the waste fibers 3 to one another with a binder in such a condition that innumerable voids are formed among the waste fibers 3.

Title
Plant cultivation mat
Application Number
2000-077090
Publication Number
2001-258387
Application Date
March 17, 2000
Publication Date
September 25, 2001
Inventor
Kashiwagi Yasuyo
Aoyama Yukihisa
Assignee
Kashiwagi Yasuyo
Tic
IPC
A01G 31/00
A01G 09/10
A01G 01/00