Soil Problems

Adding soil to container

Zone 44408 | Anonymous added on October 3, 2019 | Answered

My plant is doing well in sand, but have trouble when watering with keeping sand in place. Can I add soil on top of the sand to steady my plant when I water it?

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Answered on October 5, 2019

I don't see why not. It will eventually work its way down. To improve its fertility and composition you can add compost or rotted manure instead of soil.

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