Kurite
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Pachira aquatica (Braided Money Tree) soil type?

Hi ive been wanting to get a Pachira aquatica for quite some time but im making sure i know how to take care of it properly and for optimal growth and the only thing that i can not find is the soil type. I read that it should be a well draining soil so should i just use cactus soil or organic potting soil, sand and pearlite?
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bonsaiboy
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This tree is more tolerant of poor draining soils than most, but the use of a good bonsai soil could benifit the trees growth.
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