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Soil and Composting: potting soil recipie containing rice hulls?

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fairyhunter
Brooksville, ME
(Zone 5a)

August 5, 2013
10:28 PM

Post #9622723

several years ago someone posted a great recipe for a potting soil mixture containing peat moss or coir and rice hulls. anyone remember this?
Jnette
Northeast, WA
(Zone 5a)

August 5, 2013
10:38 PM

Post #9622724

No, but on the container gardening forum Al Tapla posted a real good recipe, actually 3 recipes I think, for potting soil. You should take a look at it. He is really good.

sallyg

sallyg
Anne Arundel,, MD
(Zone 7b)

August 6, 2013
7:06 AM

Post #9622907

Ditto that
peat and coir are both very moisture retentive. I beleive in tapla.

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