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Limestone Flour
    #2182997 - 12/16/03 05:27 PM (13 years, 9 months ago)

Is limestone flour necessary when casing with coco coir? I've read the pH of coco coir is between 5.7-6.5, do I need an alkaline substance to bring it closer to 7.5? Would I be able to find it at Wal-Mart? (tried several hardware stores, no luck).

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Re: Limestone Flour [Re: Comfortably_Numb]
    #2183004 - 12/16/03 05:29 PM (13 years, 9 months ago)

What kind of lime are you looking for? Dolomic lime....or?


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Re: Limestone Flour [Re: Northernsoul]
    #2183017 - 12/16/03 05:34 PM (13 years, 9 months ago)

It doesn't matter. I'm asking if it's necessary to modify the pH level of coco coir.


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Re: Limestone Flour [Re: Comfortably_Numb]
    #2183027 - 12/16/03 05:36 PM (13 years, 9 months ago)

NOt that Im aware of. Ive never ever heard of people mentioning the word Lime....or limestone when talking about coir. If your still unsure, try advance mushrooming.


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