Little round balls in my soil

colincraigieJune 9, 2007

Hi

I was digging up some Bluebells and I found a whole lot of little round balls in the soil. They are a sort of fawn/buff colour. Does anyone know what they are please? They are not balls of fertiliser because I have not put any there

Thanks

Colin

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ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

the remanants of time release fertilizer.. like osmacote?

ken?

    Bookmark   June 9, 2007 at 10:31AM
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jean001(z8aPortland, OR)

If brittle when you squish them, probably remnants of a slow-release fertilizer.

If they're somewhat rubbery when you squish them, perhaps either slug or snail eggs.

    Bookmark   June 10, 2007 at 1:55AM
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