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Re: [aroid-l] Rice hulls as planting media?

  • Subject: Re: [aroid-l] Rice hulls as planting media?
  • From: ken@spatulacity.com
  • Date: Mon, 12 Jul 2004 15:11:44 -0400

I'd be afraid of how fast the rice hulls would rot.  I've never seen them
but some years ago I used cocoa hulls as mulch. Smelled great but got slimy
and moldy - ugh. I wouldn't want that down in my soil mix.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Bryant, Susan L." <SLBryant@scj.com>
To: <aroid-l@lists.ncsu.edu>
Sent: Monday, July 12, 2004 2:48 PM
Subject: [aroid-l] Rice hulls as planting media?

> Hello,
> I bought some rice hulls or husks to use as a soil top dressing, but I
> really don't care for the look of it.  Has anyone ever used the hulls as
> part of their soil mix?  Just curious...
> Thanks,
> Susan

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