Does Adding Perlite to Potting Mix Alter the pH?

yumtomatoes(10a/FLA)September 4, 2011

Or is it neutral in terms of pH?

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tapla (mid-MI z5b-6a)

Since it's considered inert & neutral in pH (7.0) any impact on soil pH would be insignificant.

Al

    Bookmark   September 5, 2011 at 4:33PM
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yumtomatoes(10a/FLA)

thanks, al!

    Bookmark   September 5, 2011 at 8:31PM
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