potting mix question

Hannon othonna@gmail.com
Sat, 27 Dec 2008 22:20:30 PST

All the horticultural sages I've talked with about this concept say it
is a wasted effort in containers. My experience has been the same-- it
may not hurt anything but is unnecessary. Maybe in the garden or in
raised beds it can be purposeful, but not pots. For the plants you
mention I suggest a sandy mix with some drainage material (perlite or,
better, pumice) and a small proportion of organic material, all mixed


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