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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.
http://flowers.about.com/od/Flower-Gardening/a/4-Alternatives-To-Peat-Moss-In-The-Flower-Garden.htm
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.
http://organicgardening.about.com/od/organicgardeningglossary/a/Replacements-For-Peat-Moss-In-Your-Garden.htm
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 ...
http://houseplants.about.com/od/glossar1/g/SphagnumPeat.htm
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, ...
http://herbgardens.about.com/od/mp/g/PeatMoss.htm
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 ...
http://gardening.about.com/od/seedsavin1/a/Potting_Mix.htm
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.
http://landscaping.about.com/od/tropicalplants/ss/storing-dahlia-bulbs_9.htm
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.
http://landscaping.about.com/od/tropicalplants/ss/storing-dahlia-bulbs_8.htm
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, ...
http://freshaquarium.about.com/cs/waterchemsitry/a/mathcph.htm
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 ...
http://houseplants.about.com/od/propagatingyourplants/a/SeedlingContainers.htm
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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