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reusing soil from rotted cactus

Zone phoenix az | rob1886 added on July 9, 2015 | Answered

Can soil where rotted cactus resided be used again or does it need treatment prior to re-use? Agave variegated rotted at the root and the leaves bend over.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on July 10, 2015

I recommend disposing of the old potting mix and purchasing new material to use for the next plant.
You can compost the old soil.

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