Debco® Horticultural Sand

Debco® Horticultural Sand

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Opens mixes and distributes water evenly in potting mixes.

A Premium grade ingredient for gardeners wanting to create their own mixes

Size
5L
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FEATURES

  • Debco Horticultural Sand helps to distribute water evenly in potting and planting mixes preventing dry areas within the mix
  • Horticultural sand increases porosity by opening soils offering plenty of drainage and aeration for plants like cacti & succulents, orchids and propagated cuttings
  • Horticultural Sand is sourced from mined sands to ensure it is pathogen & disease-free

 

SUITABLE FOR

  • Use to add weight to potting mixes to prevent tall, top-heavy plants from blowing or tipping over
  • Debco Horticultural Sand is ideal in the following applications:
    1. Seed raising mix 
    2. Regular potting mix

HOW TO USE

Creates 10 Litres of Mix

Seed Raising Mix
• 8.5L Peat Moss (85%)
• 1.5L Horticultural Sand (15%)
• 250ml Vermiculite
Blend Peat Moss and Horticultural Sand to create a seed raising mix.
Sprinkle Vermiculite as a fine layer on top of the mix.

Regular Potting Mix
• 8L Regular Potting Mix (80%)
• 2L Horticultural Sand (20%)
Blend regular potting mix and Horticultural Sand to open the mix and distribute water, adding weight and preventing the pot from tipping over.

 

SAFETY INFORMATION

This product contains micro-organisms

Avoid breathing dust or mists

Wear a particulate mask it dusty

We recommend you always wear gloves when gardening and keep the product moist when handling

Wash hands immediately after use

Read the detailed warning label on the bag

 

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Horticultural Sand is sourced from mined sands to ensure it is pathogen & disease-free

Health and Safety

Always read the pack label and product instructions carefully before use. For further information relating to product safety please review the product data safety sheet link below.

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