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    Default Best Seed Compost (In your opinion).

    I know it's late in the day to be talking about seed compost but having had mixed results using MPC I just wondered what your favourite seed sowing mix is..............Cheers.
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    I am using Gro-Sure fine grade seed and cutting compost. Quite impressed with it, got one or two twiggy bits per bag if that.
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    For seed compost I use the old nutrient deficient MPC from last years annuals or potatoes.
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    My favourite this year has been coco coir,it didn't turn into a clump of solidness like other seed compost I used. Also excellent with pea germination as it was more aerated,it didn't hold the water like a mud pudding.
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    Having also had the lump of solidness issue with seed compost, I just use ordinary MPC (Westland) now.
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    I recently bought one of the verve 125L seed compost from B+Q and I'm very, very impressed with it.

    Almost used 3/4 of it and haven't found any large objects in it (woodchips etc.)
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    Used, well riddled MPC for me.
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    MPC for me too - any lumpy bits are just thrown back in the bag and used for other potting requirements.
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