Return to the Clematis Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
potting soil going bad in ground???

Posted by beaniebeagle (My Page) on
Wed, Aug 24, 11 at 22:34

my three clematis came with a note that states that if i pot up with potting soil and then place them in the ground this fall, that the potting soil can go bad and cause problems.

Has anyone have this happen to them?


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: potting soil going bad in ground???

Low quality potting soil can compact over time and decrease drainage and cause rot.

Not that fast though.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Clematis Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here