Potting soil recipe?

PunkRotten(9b)March 15, 2013

Hi,

I have the following ingredients and want to make a potting soil mix:

3 cu bale of Sphagnum peat moss
16 quarts perlite
4 sq ft miracle gro garden soil
some compost

Not interested in buying up a bunch of new ingredients. But I don't mind buying one thing or two to use up what I have now.

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tapla (mid-MI z5b-6a)

Your best bet, with what you have, is a mix with at least as much perlite as peat, + some garden lime - leave the other ingredients out - use the compost in the garden & fill holes in the yard with the garden soil ..... or add it to the garden/beds.

Al

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