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Black Gold African Violet Potting Soil – 8QT

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Black Gold potting soils are specially formulated to maintain your plant’s delicate natural balance. This mix is specially formulated with a balanced blend of ingredients and pH to help create a rich and porous medium for growing beautiful beautiful foliage and flowers. African violets and other sensitive plants such as Gloxinia, Sinningia, Streptocarpus do very well in this soil. It includes peat moss, bark, compost, perlite/pumice/cinders, earthworm castings, and organic fertilizer.

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Weight4.5 lbs
Dimensions10 × 6 × 11 in
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Your plants and products leave our greenhouses within 24 hours from the time you placed your order. Living products like plants or living decor ships only Mondays and Tuesdays. Your order is scheduled to arrive at your door, fresh and ready to plant or use, within 3 days or less of leaving our greenhouses. We cannot guarantee arrival on a specific day.

Plant & Garden Goods Shipping Methods

We use FedEx Express Saver and the US Post Office to ship our orders. If you live in Northern Colorado, you can choose the local delivery option and we'll deliver your product within 24 hrs from your purchase time. We grow millions of annual plants and perennial plants and also carry hundreds of different houseplants and succulents every year. Annual plants will ship from March 15th to October 1st. Perennial plants will ship from March 15th to October 1st. Houseplants, succulents and garden goods ship year round if weather is not below 25 degrees. If you have more questions, please feel free to contact us at 970-223-4769 (M-F 9 am - 5 pm) or by email.

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