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Soil Amendments - Peat Moss Alternatives - Flowers - About.com
Peat moss is not a sustainable soil amendment, but there are alternatives to building great garden soil.
Replacements for Peat Moss - Organic Gardening - About.com
If you want to avoid using peat moss in your garden, here are some ideas for substitutes.
Sphagnum Peat Moss - Houseplants - About.com
Definition: Peat moss is the primary ingredient in most bagged potting soil mixes. It's also used extensively in many custom mixes and can be purchased in dried ...
Peat Moss - What Is Peat Moss - Herb Gardens - About.com
Definition: Peat moss is a type of sphagnum moss, used in potting soil mixes. It provides drainage and a slight acidity to the mix. Peat moss helps retain water, ...
What Is a Soilless Potting Mix? - Gardening - About.com
Most soilless mixes are predominantly sphagnum peat moss. Sphagnum peat is lightweight and inexpensive. Just as importantly, it's well draining yet water ...
Storing Dahlia Tubers in Peat Moss, Dusting Tips - Landscaping
Learn about storing dahlia tubers in peat moss in this tutorial, after dusting. Peat moss is one medium used for storage of these bulbs in winter.
Moisten Peat Moss With a Spray Bottle - Landscaping - About.com
Learn about moistening peat moss to prepare a box in which you'll be storing dahlias for winter. Some people prefer vermiculite as a storage medium.
Matching pH of Aquarium Water - Freshwater Aquariums - About.com
Filtering over peat moss is the method of choice. It is continuous and relatively easy to do. The use of bogwood to decorate the aquarium has a similar effect, ...
Choosing Your Pot and Sowing Your Seedlings - Houseplants
Peat pellets. These are expandable discs of dried sphagnum peat moss that expand when they are soaked (see picture #2). To prepare dry pellets, place them ...
How to Grow Organic Blueberries - Organic Gardening - About.com
Peat moss; Pine needles; Coffee grounds. Planting Blueberries. Blueberries can be purchased as potted plants throughout the growing season. They are best ...
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