How to Plant with Compost

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Using compost in your garden can make your flowers and plants thrive! Get tips on planting with compost and mixing compost with soil in your garden in this free organic composting video. View Video Transcript

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Gale Gassiot

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So now I’m going to prepare a hole to transplant a daylily. And to do that I dig the hole, and as you can see, my soil’s already in pretty good shape here. But if this was a new hole, it would be very hard to dig. And then I want to add to this compost. And I want to put a little lower below where the plant will go. So I mix the compost in with this soil to put it back into the hole. And now it’s ready to plant. And that daylily’s going to love this.