Planted Tank Guru
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Citrus County,Florida
The only reason not to use the bagged as "garden soil" product is it contains animal manure instead of sterilized poultry litter (chicken crap) in it. The garden soil when used by most accounts requires 2-3 water changes and a couple weeks to stop releasing ammonia.
The Fraternity of Dirt
If at first you don't succeed,,, keep kicking it
2-75g planted, 5-55g planted, 5-20g planted, 110g w/30g sump, 8-10g,
2012 update adding table top pleco pans & a 90g (Nutz)