Soil Amendments
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can you put used coffee grouds around outdooe plants?

Zone 71037 | jandmjardel added on July 23, 2018 | Answered

we live in area code 71037

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MichiganDot
Answered on July 23, 2018

Contrary to popular belief, coffee grounds don't help to acidify soil. Brewed coffee might since that is where the acid ends up. So, like other kitchen scraps, it should be composted first and not added directly to the garden.

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