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By Joeynator3000
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I don't know much about the sand, but a good start would be to look at the ingredients or whatever. Check to see if anything was added such as fertilizer and stuff like that.
By Lyra
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I use Pool filter sand. It's about $10 for 50 lbs. And you can get it at a pool supply store.

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By Huntsmanshorn
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It's probably fine but a simple test is to take a cup of vinegar, add a little sand to it, and if it fizzes don't use the sand for your acid loving plants.
By Artemisia
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Huntsmanshorn wrote:It's probably fine but a simple test is to take a cup of vinegar, add a little sand to it, and if it fizzes don't use the sand for your acid loving plants.
I did not know this, this is a good tip. ThanksImage

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