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Sea Shells


By Sadie

west midlands, United Kingdom Gb

Can crushed mussel shells be used in garden soil? Also I have a lot coal and wood ash, can this be spread on the garden?



Yes Sadie,
All good for the structure of the soil.

17 Dec, 2008


If you are picking the shells up straight from the beach, then make sure you wash the salty water off them first before putting them on the garden. If you live by a beach, you can use seaweed as well, it is an excellent plant food and soil improver, but make sure you wash it first

17 Dec, 2008


its all good

18 Dec, 2008

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