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Can I compost rotten roots?

I overwatered my indoor palm, and the roots are not rotten. Is it safe to put them in my compost pile?

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#1 Comment By BushDoctor On 11/20/2017 @ 12:52 pm

I don’t ever recommend putting rotting material in compost unless you are sure that it has time to fully compost. Here is an article that will help: [1]

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