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Subject: coffee grounds
Date Posted: 6/30/2009 1:12 PM ET
Member Since: 4/8/2007
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i use coffee ground water for my sunflowers and straight used coffee grounds for my azaleas and flowering bushes

Date Posted: 7/2/2009 9:00 PM ET
Member Since: 5/14/2009
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i use coffee ground water for my sunflowers

Not to sound stupid do you soak the coffe ground in water and use the that water and if so how long do you soak the grounds?  thanks

Date Posted: 7/3/2009 1:18 PM ET
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i get used coffee grounds.... put them in an empty 3 ltr coke bottle...add water to the top and let it soak for a while.... and then empty all of it as i water the sunflowers... the grounds will also come out with the water.... which is ok....