Popular Cold Frame
From: Cold Frames, Cloches & Rhubarb Forcers : Aluminium Cold Frames
Designed to create an efficient suntrap, with the sloping top enabling the back of the cold frame to be used for subjects that need height and the front for seed trays, bedding plants, lettuce etc.
Frame - strong, rust-proof, maintenance-free aluminium. Lightweight it can be comfortably moved from one site to another. Extended legs dig down into the ground to give firm anchorage.
3' x 2' Cold Frame - 16" at back, sloping to 14" at the front (41cm/35.5cm - 91cm x 24cm)
4' x 2' Cold Frame - 18" at back, sloping to 15" at the front (46cm/38cm - 122cm x 24cm)
4' x 3' Cold Frame - 18" at back, sloping to 15" at the front (46cm/38cm - 122cm x 91cm)
Glazing - select either double-skinned polypropylene or polycarbonate. Glazed on all sides & the roof allows the passage of light from all sides to prevent young plants becoming drawn & leggy.
Access & Ventilation - a removable support bar & wind straps are provided to protect the three sliding top panels in extreme weather conditions. The panels slide freely in two channels giving easy ventilation adjustment & control & can be completely removed for good access.