Other lots were kept over winter in a dry condition and planted in the spring in potting soil in a greenhouse.
Such a soil is found in the potting soil used by florists, and it may be obtained from them at from 50 cts.
Now, while I hold the plant in position in the pot with my left hand, I shake the potting soil in all about the plant.
If guano is used in potting soil, it should be in the proportion of one pound to every bushel of soil.
A pound of the material, which is light, will be enough for a wheelbarrow of potting soil.
A potting soil ready prepared may be had for about a shilling a peck from any seedsman, which saves time and trouble in mixing.
potting soil should also be in the right condition as to moisture.
a mixture of loam, peat, sand, and nutrients and used as a growing medium for plants in pots