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Organic Matter

Anonymous added on August 27, 2011 | Answered

Percent of organic matter should optimal planting soil contain?

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    Nikki
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    Answered on August 28, 2011

    To tell the truth, you can go with up to 100% organic material and still grow well (this is essentially what potting soil is). The ideal minimum is about 30%.

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