Vermiculite holds water and fertilizer in the potting mix. It also contains calcium and magnesium, and has a near-neutral pH. Vermiculite comes in different grades. Medium grade is usually used for starting seeds. A coarse grade can be used in soil mix for older plants.
Composted Cow Manure
Organic Composted Cow Manure to enhance the organic content of your soil. Ideal for use in garden beds, mulching around trees and shrubs, and topdressing lawns
Bumper Crop is an organic soil amendment used for preparing or building up beds prior to planting flowers and vegetables. For vegetables & Flowers, spread a 2″ to 3″ layer of Bumper Crop over the surface and work it into the soil to a depth of 6″. Bumper Crop is a blend of sphagnum peat moss, composted hen manure, composted shellfish anddark bark. It is also pH adjusted with lime as needed. This is an all-purpose organic soil builder and top dressing that is especially formulated for vegetable crops, flower gardens and roses. It helps aerate compacted soil, improves moisture retention and provides a healthy environment for soil micro-organisms.
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Canadian Spaghnum Peat Moss
Peat moss is a very stable source of organic material that holds a great deal of water and air and does not decompose quickly. Peat moss is quite acidic (pH 3.5-4.0); limestone is added to the mix to balance the pH. Hyde Park, a Younger, lighter colored peat moss does a better job of providing air space than does older, darker peats that have few large pores for air space.
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