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SO EXCITED FOUND MY VERMICULITE!!!!!! SPOKANE WA

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Re: SO EXCITED FOUND MY VERMICULITE!!!!!! SPOKANE WA

Post  boffer on 7/19/2011, 10:14 am

@Kelejan wrote:Anyone wishing to experiment? e.g. take one cf of coarse #4 and one cf of medium #3 and see how much water it absorbs? Any other suggestions?

It's unfortunate that the industry hasn't quite standardized the sizing charts. See pictures here.

I have two boxes where I mixed 50/50 extra coarse/meduim. It's a good mix; tomatoes like it. The one disadvantage is when trying to plant small seeds. They tend to get scattered and buried too deeply because the extra coarse is so big.

I still have two bags of medium that I'll almost give away...come get 'em!

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Post  middlemamma on 7/19/2011, 6:20 pm

@boffer wrote:I still have two bags of medium that I'll almost give away...come get 'em!

I should take you up on that....

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