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Post  jcoulter77 9/26/2012, 12:00 pm

Can anyone please help me; i've been asking for days, no reply. I have built raised garden beds 16 inches high. Is it ok to fill the bottom 8-10 inches with good dirt, then put 6-8 inches of Mel'sMix on top???
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Post  quiltbea 9/26/2012, 12:04 pm

YES!
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Post  sfg4uKim 9/26/2012, 12:10 pm

You don't even need "good dirt" in the lower part. You can put your choice of "fill" in the bottom, a layer of weed cloth, THEN your Mel's Mix.

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Post  camprn 9/26/2012, 12:16 pm

jcoulter77 wrote:Can anyone please help me; i've been asking for days, no reply. I have built raised garden beds 16 inches high. Is it ok to fill the bottom 8-10 inches with good dirt, then put 6-8 inches of Mel'sMix on top???
JC, Welcome to the SFG Forum. The answer to your question is yes you may fill the bottom with what ever and the top 6 inches of Mel's Mix.


I do find it curious that you say you have asked this question for days, yet this is your first post. Where were you asking this question previously?

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