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What sand should l use


By Iddles

United Kingdom Gb

I am planting some grass seeds and have been advised to put sand down first, what sand should l use

Many thnaks
Barry Iddles



Sharp sand is best. Not play sand.

22 May, 2009


Why does one need to put sand down?Is it necessary if you have a good fine tilth.?

22 May, 2009


Sharp sand's fine, but I used to use silver sand (that was all I'd got!) mixed with peat in a layer, then throw the seed on top of that, then a thin covering of the mix. Worked well for me.

22 May, 2009

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