lime for lawn - Knowledgebase Question

springfield gardens, Ne
Question by eross1957
October 9, 2009
what's the difference between the white powder lime and the granule lime?

Answer from NGA
October 9, 2009


The product is the same. There is an advantage to using the pelletized or granular type of lime. Pelleted lime costs a little more but has several advantages in that it goes through a spreader more easily; may be spread by hand without being covered by dust; dust does not drift or blow into areas where lime is not wanted; eliminates such problems as tracking lime onto patios, etc. or into the house; and is easier to clean up if the bag is broken.

Either will work so the choice is yours.

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