Debco® Vermiculite

Debco® Vermiculite

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Moisture retention covering for germinating seeds and propagating.

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

Size
5L
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FEATURES

  • Debco Vermiculite is ideal for sowing fine to very fine seeds
  • Use a small quantity of Vermiculite to cover seeds during germination
  • Vermiculite retains moisture and regulates temperature to aid in germination
  • Vermiculite is a naturally occurring, non-toxic aluminium iron silicate mineral that has been heated to a high temperature to produce a lightweight material with a high surface area

 

SUITABLE FOR

  • Debco Vermiculite is ideal in the following applications:
  1. Seed raising mix
  2. Propagation or cutting mix

HOW TO USE

Creates 10 Litres of Mix

Propagation - Cutting and Striking Mix:

  • 5L Peat Moss (50%)
  • 5L Perlite (50%)
  • 250ml Vermiculite.
  • Blend Peat Moss and Perlite to create a propagation mix. Sprinkle Vermiculite as a fine layer on top of the 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

 

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

Vermiculite is a naturally occurring, non-toxic aluminium iron silicate mineral that has been heated to a high temperature to produce a lightweight material with a high surface area

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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