Is 5-1-1 OK in coconut pots?

neuf(5 Indy)May 5, 2014

I am about to plant annuals in wire/coconut baskets. Is 5-1-1 OK for this application? Sorry about the duplicate entry!!!!

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Coco liners with gritty mix. They don't look like much yet but the one has new growth in the foreground and the other one was a nub a month ago when I planted them. They are varieties of Agapetes so they like well drained soil. So I think if you didn't want to water as much 5-1-1 would work just fine.

PS that fig tree in the bamboo planter in the background is one big 5-1-1 mound.


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