Soil
Q.

Soil

Zone Liberty MO | Anonymous added on June 10, 2019 | Answered

Can potting soil and top soil be mixed for potting and for in ground planting?

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on June 11, 2019

Yes they can be mixed. But there may be some issues to consider depending on what you are growing, like the source and possible contaminants or plant pathogens in the topsoil, plant requirement for drainage, and susceptibility to soil borne fungal disease.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/types-of-potting-soil.htm

00
Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Soil
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More