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Local Stores in Northern Virgina for Al's Gritty Mix

Posted by anthantropical none (My Page) on
Mon, Mar 11, 13 at 23:34

For those in Northern Virginia region, you can find ingredients to make Al's Gritty Mix at the following stores:

1) Meadow Farm
4808 Backlick Rd, Annandale, VA 22003 703-941-5656

***Perlite ($22 per 4 CuFt bag)
***Fine Pine Bark ($3.99 per 2CuFt bag)
***controlled release fertilizer

2) John Deere Landscaping Store
4262 B & C Entre Ct
Chantilly, VA 20151-4548
Phone: (703) 631-3224

***Turface MVP (they called it all sport Turface)
$20 per 50 lb bag

3) Tractor Supply
(703) 257-7247

***Crushed Gran-i-nit (they used to feed chicken)
$7.99 per 25 lb bag.

4) Local Lowes Store
They sell sphagnum peat, Garden Lime, and gypsum

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RE: Local Stores in Northern Virgina for Al's Gritty Mix

Hi Anthan ,

Sounds like you found all of the right ingredients!

Awesome info listed for others to find up in your area.

Southern States is another great store as well.. Glad you had great success!


Take care ,


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