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Mix your own potting soil

Mixing your own potting soil is a simple way to know that your plants are getting the nutrients they need to thrive.

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This container mix will help your flowers stay vibrant all season:

  • 1 bushel (35 litres) peat moss
  • 1 bushel (35 litres) perlite or vermiculite
  • 1/2 lb (228 g) dolomitic limestone
  • 1 lb (450 g) 5-10-5 fertilizer
  • 1 1/2 oz (43 g) super phosphate

Find more container gardening tips here.

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