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Seed Germination: starting in sandy soil

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ZoarGardener
Bolivar, OH

February 17, 2010
12:54 PM

Post #7566198

Several of the seeds I purchased this year say to germinate in sandy soil. So, I'm thinking that standard seed starting mix is not the way to go. What would you guys recommend?
joannabanana
Calgary, AB
(Zone 3a)

February 17, 2010
8:24 PM

Post #7567218

I would pick up a small bag of cactus soil mix or add sand and/or perlite to your normal mix.
ZoarGardener
Bolivar, OH

February 17, 2010
8:31 PM

Post #7567240

Cactus soil!?? Why didn't I think of that one? LOL!

Thanks!

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