Acidify Your Soil: Other pine needle source

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Acidify Your Soil

By Skiekitty
December 10, 2013

If you have naturally alkaline soil, you can combat it naturally by saving the needles off your Christmas tree and tilling them into the soil.

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Name: Anna
North Texas (Zone 8a)
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canadanna
Dec 9, 2013 6:49 PM CST
One of the local nurseries keeps a pile of trimmed pine tree remnants for anyone to take. Maybe there is one near you
Name: Toni
Denver Metro (Zone 5a)
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Skiekitty
Dec 9, 2013 11:09 PM CST
after Christmas, many cities do a Christmas tree recycling and you can get the tree mulch for free.
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