Pine Trees
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I need a perfect soil ot soilless mix recipe for growing pines in pots. I am training them to bonsai, so needed the optimal recipe

Zone zone 9 | Noob_1214 added on October 25, 2018 | Answered

for maximum growth. I live in US Hardiness zone 9. Kindly suggest me the recipe ? Pine potting mix

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on October 29, 2018

The most common components for Bonsai soil mixtures are Akadama, Pumice, Lava rock, organic potting compost and fine gravel (grit). You may want to purchase premixed Bonsai soil for your seedlings.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/bonsai/first-bonsai.htm
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/houseplants/bonsai/bonsai.htm

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