Levington® John Innes Seed Compost | Love The Garden

Levington® John Innes Seed Compost

Levington John Innes Seed Compost is a traditional mixture of loam, peat and sand for sowing seeds and rooting cuttings. This compost has a free draining, open texture with specially balanced nutrient level, making it deail for maximum root growth of seedlings and rooting cuttings. 

What is John Innes compost?

Developed by Mr John Innes in the 1930’s it is still a popular choice which is favoured by traditional gardeners and has a strong fan club. John Innes compost is predominantly peat based but also includes sterilised loam and has a higher proportion of heavy particles like grit and sand than other composts and as a result is much heavier. 

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