Return to the Container Gardening Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
2weeks or now?!?

Posted by Palm_shade none (My Page) on
Tue, Jun 25, 13 at 9:07

Sorry to post again on the same subject so soon but I could save my self some valuable time.
Ive made 2 4 gallon batches of 511, I initially made them last Wednesday but replaced about a gallon of bark each on the weekend and added the right amount of lime back in to the quantity of soil I removed and mixed well.
I have read from an article on the subject and a few other posts to leave the mix for 2weeks before use. Is that more for the nutiant reaction rather than the ph reaction? I used non dolomitic lime (fine) instead ive added crf with micro nutrients.
Im wondering if I can start using the mix now? Im on holiday soon and want to have most things repotted before then.

Thanks


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: 2weeks or now?!?

You can use the mix now, no problem. I do, and so do lots of others.


 o
RE: 2weeks or now?!?

Good good.

Thanks


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Container Gardening Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here