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    #4531859 - 08/14/05 01:20 AM (11 years, 6 months ago)



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Re: Will this Garden Lime work? [Re: ]
    #4531931 - 08/14/05 01:35 AM (11 years, 6 months ago)

I would not use it. It has a VERY HIGH magnesium content.
Meaning, it is was produced from dolomite type limestone.


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Re: Will this Garden Lime work? [Re: ]
    #4531933 - 08/14/05 01:36 AM (11 years, 6 months ago)

Yeah it will work  :thumbup:

Ooops I didn't see the ingredents.

Go with Agar's advise  :grin:


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    #4532144 - 08/14/05 02:22 AM (11 years, 6 months ago)



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Re: Will this Garden Lime work? [Re: ]
    #4532234 - 08/14/05 02:48 AM (11 years, 6 months ago)

You really don't want anything with more then 2% magnesium.

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Re: Will this Garden Lime work? [Re: agar]
    #4538188 - 08/15/05 03:46 PM (11 years, 6 months ago)

Suppose some poor noob used a tablespoon or so of said magnesium-rich garden lime in his peat/verm casing mixture? What problems would be expected?

3-4 tablespoons of calcium carbonate powder was added in addition to the lime, with the total volume of mix totaling about a quart.

Thanks for the help.


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Re: Will this Garden Lime work? [Re: Lazlow]
    #4538385 - 08/15/05 04:35 PM (11 years, 6 months ago)

does the powdered limestone usually have high magnesium?? can it be used for the caco3 in casing soils?


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Re: Will this Garden Lime work? [Re: Lazlow]
    #4543532 - 08/16/05 09:01 PM (11 years, 6 months ago)

Here's a more pointed question...

Is the magnesium content in my mix high enough that I should re-case?

Any opinions appreciated.


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Re: Will this Garden Lime work? [Re: Lazlow]
    #4543863 - 08/16/05 10:29 PM (11 years, 6 months ago)

I'd recase

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hydrated (usualy powdered) lime is normaly just just calcium carbonate.


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Re: Will this Garden Lime work? [Re: Prisoner#1]
    #4543916 - 08/16/05 10:41 PM (11 years, 6 months ago)

^^^^^^^^thank you!

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Re: Will this Garden Lime work? [Re: ThumpaCap]
    #4544562 - 08/17/05 01:10 AM (11 years, 6 months ago)

You're probably wanting hydrated lime (pickling lime) - most supermarkets sell it on the same shelf with the jars and lids :smile:


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