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Help to find Gritty Mix Ingredients (NH, MA)

Posted by emak2009 (My Page) on
Tue, Jun 19, 12 at 10:50

I will be travelling from Montreal, Canada to NH and MA.

Can someone help me to where to find the ingredients to the Gritty Mix in those 2 regions?

Thanks


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RE: Help to find Gritty Mix Ingredients (NH, MA)

I found Turface MVP at Northeast Nursery in Peabody MA. I used Perlite from Griffin Greenhouse Supplies in Tewksbury MA. I found the closest bagged mulch to pine fines and screened it for the pine fines.


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RE: Help to find Gritty Mix Ingredients (NH, MA)

I believe there are plenty of Agway's up that way. Just check their website. They will have the gran-i-grit, the gypsum (if you need it), most likely the bark fines. John Deer Landscape supply with have the Turface, and there are probably some of those up there as well...

Good luck.


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RE: Help to find Gritty Mix Ingredients (NH, MA)

Lowes is carrying bark mulch. The small particle size is perfect. Have a cheap 20 gal tub from walmart ready. With the wind at your back put the bag over your head and pour out the bark. The too small stuff blows away and you're left with just the right size particles.


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