What Is the White Stuff in Potting Soil?

Answer Potting soil (fresh from its packaging) is a combination of organic materials and soil that also may include perlite, compost, bark, vermiculite, peat or sphagnum moss, sand, or water-retention cry... Read More »

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Is Soil Better for Plant Growth Than Potting Soil?

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What is in potting soil?

Potting soil contains a mix of ingredients and provides nutrients that are beneficial to plants. Packaged potting soil typically consists of dirt, fertilizer, perlite, organic matter or vermiculite... Read More »

What is the ph level of Miracle-Gro potting soil?

The pH of Scotts Miracle-Gro Supersoil potting soil is between 5.5 and 6.5. The pH of other Scotts Miracle-Gro potting soils varies between 5.5 and 7.5, depending upon the intended use and the plan... Read More »

What is Miracle-Gro potting soil made of?

Miracle-Gro is a popular synthetic fertilizer made by processing raw materials. The most important ingredients are phosphorus, potassium and nitrogen. Most fertilizers, including Miracle-Gro, also ... Read More »