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*Greenhouse Cover with Frame on Compact VegTrug Patio Garden (sold separately)
Greenhouse Cover with Frame on Compact VegTrug Patio Garden (sold separately)

Compact VegTrug™ Covers

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Compact VegTrug™ Frame and Greenhouse Cover
Item# 40-366

In Stock

$49.95
Compact VegTrug™ Frost Cover
Item# 40-367

In Stock

$16.95
Compact VegTrug™ Insect Cover
Item# 40-368

In Stock

$24.95
Compact VegTrug™ Shade Cover
Item# 8587076

In Stock

$29.95
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Frame and Covers Create an Ideal Growing Climate in your Compact VegTrug™ Patio Garden

  • Outfit your Compact VegTrug™ Patio Garden with a convenient frame plus durable greenhouse, insect, frost or shade covers
  • Protect plants from cold temperatures, harsh winds, heavy rains, insect attack and harsh sun
  • Designed to fit the Compact VegTrug Patio Garden, sold separately

The VegTrug Frame & Greenhouse Cover creates a protected microclimate for plants in your Compact VegTrug. You can start planting earlier in spring and extend the growing season later into fall for an even bigger and better harvest. The easy-to-install, 21"-high steel frame installs in minutes with convenient push-fit connectors, and the reinforced polyethylene greenhouse cover has heavy-duty stitching and zippers. The cover slips snugly over the frame and attaches with strong VELCRO® brand tabs. Zips open for ventilation and easy access to crops.

Note: The following covers are designed specifically for use with the frame from the Compact VegTrug Frame & Greenhouse Cover set.

Once the weather warms up, you can replace the greenhouse cover with the VegTrug Insect Cover, sold separately. The polyethylene micro-mesh cover protects plants from insects, birds, harsh winds and hungry deer. To install, simply remove the greenhouse cover from the frame, and then install the insect cover in its place. Attaches with strong VELCRO® brand tabs. Zips open for ventilation and easy access to crops.

Hot summer sun can burn tender seedlings and make cool-season crops like lettuce turn bitter. The UV-stabilized polyethylene Compact VegTrug Shade Cover, sold separately, cuts summer sun by 50%. It covers the top of the Compact VegTrug and extends 10" down the sides. This leaves the lower sides open so air can circulate freely around plants. To install, simply remove the greenhouse cover from the frame, and then install the shade cover in its place, securing it with the VELCRO® brand tabs.

For extra frost protection, use the Compact VegTrug Frost Cover, sold separately. Made from nonwoven polypropylene, it protects plants from cold temperatures, wind and frost, allowing you to extend the growing season earlier in spring and later into fall. To install, simply remove the greenhouse cover from the frame, and then install the frost cover in its place. Attaches with strong VELCRO® brand tabs. Zippers allow easy access to plants.

Product Details
  • Steel tube frame with plastic joints, polyethylene greenhouse and insect covers, nonwoven polypropylene frost cover, UV-stabilized polyethylene shade cover
  • Easy assembly
  • Cover fabrics are imported

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:Compact VegTrug™ Frame and Greenhouse Cover
 
4.1

(based on 22 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (1)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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1.0

Poor Quality - Didn't last One Day

By AZ

from SE AZ

Comments about : Compact VegTrug™ Frame and Greenhouse Cover:

I purchased a VegTrug w/covers two years again and the quality was Great! Lasted through the wind and high temps of an AZ summer. The replacement liner and cover were not of the quality purchased originally. The liner is thin and flimsy and the insect cover was so poorly stitched at the side seam that it didn't last one day after installation.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Allows earlier planting

By Bebo

from North Texas

Verified Buyer

Comments about : Compact VegTrug™ Frame and Greenhouse Cover:

Here in North Texas, we get few freezes after the middle of February, so here is a great urge to plant early. However, we do get several frosts through the first of April. This cover allows me to plant earlier, yet protect against the later frosts or even a light freeze.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

What a difference!

By Urban farmer

from San Diego

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Ease of assembly
  • High quality materials

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about : Compact VegTrug™ Frame and Greenhouse Cover:

      My veggies had been limping along in the cooler weather, and then we bought the greenhouse cover and frame. What a difference this made in just one week. I am duly impressed; so much so that I am going to buy another for my other VegTrug.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      I'd buy again

      By Jeannine

      from GA

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about : Compact VegTrug™ Frame and Greenhouse Cover:

      It looks great and fits the veg trug perfectly. Was very easy to put together.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      4.0

      Just right

      By Titel

      from Southern NH

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about : Compact VegTrug™ Frame and Greenhouse Cover:

      Bought this hoping that it would fit my gronomics raised bed - fits just enough to keep my lettuce from burning in the sun all summer. Worth the investment.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      5.0

      Happy Father's Day

      By Townhouse Farmer

      from Lehigh Valley Pa

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about : Compact VegTrug™ Frame and Greenhouse Cover:

      Looking forward to multiple plantings with extended season due to green house cover.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes
       
      4.0

      shades nicely.

      By palscher

      from oakland, ca

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Does The Job
      • Shades Plants

      Cons

      • Shade Shifts Sometimes

      Best Uses

      • Growing Shade Plants

      Comments about : Compact VegTrug™ Frame and Greenhouse Cover:

      I love the product. I wish it had extenders that could shade the entire bed if needed. right now, i have net in the areas that are not getting shade.

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      4.0

      Nice looking additon to my patio

      By Carol

      from Upstate NY

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Looks Good And Easy To Ta

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about : Compact VegTrug™ Frame and Greenhouse Cover:

          The trug looks good and was not too difficult to put together. I am not sure bow long it will hold up as the wood does not seem to be of a long lasting quality. Time will tell.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          2.0

          Disappointed

          By Gwen

          from Lombard, Il

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Vegtrug Is Good But

          Cons

          • Can't But Cover Alone

          Best Uses

          • Read All Fine Print

          Comments about : Compact VegTrug™ Frame and Greenhouse Cover:

          When I ordered insect cover for my VegTrug, I was not told that I needed to have the frame which only comes with the Greenhouse cover. When I got the insect cover, it was of no use without the frame. I can't understand why the frame can't be sold with any cover that fits the Veg Trug. It is a sale for you either way.

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          • No
           
          2.0

          Disappointing

          By Sherry

          from Virginia Beach

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Keeps Birds Out

          Cons

          • Big Bugs Get In
          • Cut Worms Get In
          • Doesn't Protect From Much
          • Tiny Flies Get In

          Best Uses

          • Keeps Birds Out
          • Softens The Rainfall
          • Squirrels Don't Bother It

          Comments about : Compact VegTrug™ Frame and Greenhouse Cover:

          I'm very disappointed with this insect cover. It's so loose around the bottom that the bugs just crawl and fly right on in. It's a great idea poorly executed. I'm thinking about putting strips of Velcro all along the bottom. However, given that it is a garden area, a lot of debris will most likely be collected as well. As a new veggie gardener my bubble quickly burst the first morning I unzipped my insect screen. I am waging a search and destroy mission against cut worm every day. Little flies, ugly shiny bugs with things that look like horns on their heads, orange and black segmented flyers! You name it, it's in there! How do these things even known there's a garden under there! I'm growing organically so not much is helping get rid of them. I need the good bugs!

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          • No

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