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  1. Pine bark chunks at base of container trees?

    Gardening & Plant Propagation
    Is it a mistake to line the bottom of a large container with pine bark chunks before filling with a mix of peat/potting soil/perlite/compost for fruit trees? I bought some bare root fruit trees and 5-10 gall pots. I noticed some of the trees (or berry shrubs) require slightly acidic soil. So, I...