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    Hi noob( ) going to plant some VFT what soil combo should i use

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    1:1 peat and perlite/sand.
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    thanks

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    You're welcome. And welcome to TF!
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    VFT's do well in long fibered sphagnum (LFS), also known as "orchid moss". I would put a layer of LFS at the bottom and add another layer of sand (pool filter is good) and a good top layer of more LFS. They need good drainage.

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    what is LFS i herd alot about it but feel stupid 4 not knowing it lol

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    Long-fibered Sphagnum...jimscott just said it.
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    ohhhhhhhh never mind lol

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