potting compost


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potting compost

[ˈpɒtɪŋˌkɒmpɒst] Ncompost m para macetas
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Choose a pot one size bigger and use fresh potting compost.
TO repair small bare patches in your lawn, sprinkle grass seeds on a tray of moist potting compost and cover with clingfilm to germinate.
Use ordinary potting compost, water well and keep an eye on it until it settles in QI WAS given a beautiful hydrangea with big blue flowers, but it is not thriving.
Add a layer of potting compost mixed with garden compost around 10cm thick for 30cm deep pots and plant one to three tubers per pot.
The total above ground biomass produced on the Mars soil simulant was not significantly different from the potting compost we used as a control," says researcher Dr Wieger Wamelink.
Soil should be potting compost mixed with garden loam to which some gravel is added, which again aids drainage as these plants don't like to be too wet.
Use a mix of household waste including vegetable peelings, egg shells, torn up newspaper and tea leaves or coffee grounds, plus dead plants, rootballs or used potting compost and autumn leaves.
Get the largest pot you can (or even a bucket with plenty of drainage holes will do), at least 25cm in diameter, and half fill it with very rich potting compost and plant a chitted seed potato in it.
QAs a pensioner, I have to watch the pennies and have noticed that potting compost varies a lot in price.
Cut straight across the stem below a joint, remove the lower leaves and stick the cutting into a pot of well-drained soil or potting compost.
Cultivate your patch TO repair small bare patches in your lawn, sprinkle grass seeds on a tray of moist potting compost and cover with clingfilm to germinate.
Use ordinary potting compost, water well and keep an eye on it until it settles in QI VIDEXPERT WAS given a beautiful hydrangea with big blue flowers, but it is not thriving.