What Soil Should Be Used for a Bonsai Tree?

Bonsai trees grow best in loose, sandy soil, such as two parts peat moss, one part loam and two parts granite grit.

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Thomas K. Arnold is the publisher and editorial director of "Home Media Magazine" and a regular entertainment contributor to various publications including "USA Today," "The Hollywood Reporter" and "San Diego Magazine." He has written travel stories for "San Diego Magazine," the "San Diego Union" and the Copley News Service. Arnold attended San Diego State University.