Date: Mon, 18 Jan 1999 19:21:17 -0700 From: firstname.lastname@example.org To: email@example.com Message-Id: <aabcdefg147$foo@default> Subject: Re: Repotting CP's
On Mon, 18 Jan 1999 "Kelley, Ian" <IKelley@littler.com> writes:
>In the Home Depot today I saw a sack of horticultural charcoal sold
>for just this purpose. Has anyone used this? I like the idea that the
>filtering action of the charcoal will help to keep the medium "fresh",
>but am worried about effects on ph or unforseen considerations.....
For what it is worth, I routinely use horticultural charcoal in my
Nepenthes potting mix. It does not readily break down and I beleive it
is neutral in pH though I have never tested it. I think it could work
well for this application.
Rich Ellis, Boulder, CO "firstname.lastname@example.org"
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