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masie

By masie

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many thank’s everyboby, I’ve taken on board all you’ve said. much appreciated.My garden is new to me, so I don’t know about the acidity of the soil yet.

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Although lilacs are said to prefer alkaline soils, I have two growing quite happily on acid. They are pretty tolerant

5 Jun, 2008

 

You know you can buy a very cheap soil testing kit to check for alkaline/acidity, don't you? I think that B&Q have them, so do Garden Centres.

5 Jun, 2008

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