Composting Pine Needles

Adair M

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Pine needles are used as decorative mulch, as a ground cover. They’re acidic, we use them in azalea beds. The needles are rather waxy, which makes them relatively long lasting.
 
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Yes sir, looks just like the stuff I dig up in pure stands of pine. The needles are six to eight inches deep. Down under the surface it's pretty composted.
 

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Because Pines are very special, like Tamarinds.
Willing to go the extra mile and use self compost.
Tamarinds prefer their own composted leaves.
Let us see what it does to a pine.

Maybe more buds and branches ?
Good Day
Anthony

*Say - 1 part compost to 9 parts inorganic for trees
in refinement.
 

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