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#1 Katie-toby

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Posted 13 April 2015 - 06:44 PM

What type of soil is safe to use when growing weeds? & where can you get it from?:-)

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Posted 13 April 2015 - 06:54 PM

Hi
Garden soil or topsoil as its free of fertilizers and also weeds do well on poor soil
Hope this helps

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Posted 13 April 2015 - 07:13 PM

Hi, We used the same sterilised top soil from wicks that we have in her enclosure for the planters, ( I bought way too much!!!) but when my son dug us a bed in the lawn we just use the soil already there & added the same sterilised top soil from wicks (we have never used weed & feed or any fertilisers on the lawn) so felt safe in keeping/using existing soil. xx

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Posted 14 April 2015 - 10:11 PM

Thankyou! I have got some topsoil! Let's hope they grow!

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Posted 19 April 2015 - 06:43 PM

Hi Katie, I find the best way to introduce weeds into my garden is the pull up weeds from the wild by their roots early in the season......like now.. .... And then plant them in my borders. I have never been successful with starting from seed.......I must admit that I generally don't bother with dandilions but tend to 'pull by root' plantain which could be described as one of the best tort meals x x xhugs x x




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