How do you figure how much potting soil to buy for containers?

katec67March 23, 2007

Does anyone have a "formula" to know how much potting soil to buy for container gardening?

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fliptx(Houston 9)

I use a volume converter if I need to be pretty close. Otherwise I sort of eyeball it. :)

    Bookmark   March 24, 2007 at 10:27PM
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GrowSis(9B Inland Empire,CA)

I like this one.

Here is a link that might be useful: Pot Soil Calculator

    Bookmark   November 18, 2012 at 7:37PM
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