Geraniums in 'Gritty Mix'?

tillygrowerOctober 11, 2013

Anyone have any experience in growing (potted) geraniums in the so-called gritty mix discussed in the Container Garden forum? I intend to to overwinter a few of these plants under lights this winter, and I was wondering if this mix would be a good long-term "soil" for these plants?

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo

It will be fine, as will the regular 5-1-1 mix. Geraniums/pelargoniums are not at all fussy about potting soil as long as it drains relatively well. They even tolerate cheapo packaged potting soil pretty well

    Bookmark   October 23, 2013 at 3:30PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
want to trade pelagornium seeds/cuttings
Would like to trade seeds (horea and Otidia and various...
Starting from seed.Scarlet Pelargonium x Hortum
I will be starting Geranium inspire Scarlet Pelargonium...
pruning geraniums
I have several geraniums that went without water for...
Overwintering geraniums.
Hi folks I would like some advice. I have a raised...
Overwintering a long deck planter
The planter is about 6"x2' and has 5 plants in...
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™