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Q.What Is The Best Type Of Soil Or Potting Soil To Start Your Seeds In?

Zone 26440 | steveerdie40 added on May 13, 2020 | Answered

I used miracle grow potting soil but some plants are dying off after they start

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Answered on May 15, 2020

Miraclegro will usually kill seedlings, and many plants.

I recommend any soil labeled as a "seed starting mix" as it will not contain much nutrients. This is what burns the young plants.

Soilless mixes are best suited for this. There are may options, and you can make them yourself! This article will help:


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