The Soil Condition That Coffee Grounds Will Give - Knowledgebase Question

Evanston, Il
Question by franconeri20
October 28, 2010
Are used coffee grounds an acidic type of mulch?


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Answer from NGA
October 28, 2010

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Coffee grounds make a good organic mulch or soil amendment but are not acidic enough to change your soil's pH. If you need to make your soil more acidic, apply sulfur or incorporate peat moss into the planting bed.

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