Citrus Trees
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Potting mix

Zone Perth | Anonymous added on September 12, 2017 | Answered

Hello, A couple of years ago I bought some citrus trees. In particular a lemon (Meyer), orange (Valencia), and a mandarin (Honey Murcott). The trees need to be re potted into larger pots. Although there are potting mixes on the market for citrus trees I would like to make my own mix. Could you please provide a recipe of a mix I could make containing all the ingredients necessary for healthy plants? Thanking you in advance. Best Regards Arthur

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BushDoctor
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Answered on September 12, 2017

Citrus are not particularly picky about their soil, however, you will be able to reap the benefits of the tree sooner, and in a lot more quantity when you give it what it prefers. Here is a an article that will give you more information:http://ucanr.edu/sites/VCMG/Planting_and_Care_of_Young_Citrus_Trees/

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