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Q.pH Balance and Gardenia

sally77498 added on July 7, 2011 | Answered

How do I get my pH balanced for my gardenia that is planted in a pot?

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Answered on July 13, 2011

Before you balance the soil, you should make sure that the pH is off. You will need to do a soil test for this. The pH should be between 5.0 and 6.5 for gardenias. If the pH is too high, a little vinegar will help to lower it. If the pH is too low, you can add some lime to the soil.

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