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  • Great in pots & containers, beds, borders & hanging baskets
  • 4 months feed
  • Superior moisture control
  • Contains our patented West+ technology

Sizes available

  • 10 litre
  • 25 litre
  • 50 litre
  • Product Details
  • How to use
  • Tips & Advice

Why Use

Gro-Sure® All-Purpose Compost has been developed to give gardeners the best chance of success, every time. Containing 4 months feed and our patented West+ wood fibre this high performance compost offers unrivalled results in plant health and growing results.

  • Great in pots & containers, beds, borders & hanging baskets
  • Exceptional growing results with 4 months feed for season long flowering
  • Easier to re-wet and excellent moisture retention for up to 50% less watering
  • 50% lighter than standard multi-purpose compost making it easier to transport around the home and garden.

 

 

 

How to Use

First put on a pair of gloves and rework the compost between your hands to reconstitute. Then you’re all set.

Beds & Borders

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  • Dig a hole twice the size of root ball diameter and add a layer of compost
  • Place plant in hole and back fill with compost
  • Firm compost around plant and water well

Seedlings & Pricking Out

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  • Prick out seedlings once they are large enough to handle
  • Hold seedling by the leaves to avoid damage and gently tease the roots from the compost, using a dibber or pencil
  • Space seedlings to allow for growth
  • Water regularly until seedlings are ready for potting-on

Potting On

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  • Water plant well and allow to drain before potting
  • Allow enough space to accommodate roots
  • Remove from pot and plant in new container, firming the compost gently around the roots
  • Once fully planted, water well

Pots, Containers & Hanging Baskets

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  • Choose container with adequate drainage holes. Place layer of grit in container and fill with compost. For hanging baskets, line basket with moss or liner and fill with compost
  • Plant with trailing plants around the edge and upright plants in the middle
  • Water well

Taking Cuttings

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  • Fill seed tray evenly with compost, then firm gently and water
    Make sloping cut in stem of cutting and remove all bottom leaves. Dip end of cutting in hormone rooting powder to encourage rooting
  • Make hole in the compost with pencil or dibber
  • Place cutting into hole and firm compost gently around it
  • Cover seed tray with glass/polythene to prevent drying out and place in a warm spot away from direct sunlight, until cuttings have taken

Handy Gardening Tips

  • Unsuitable for ericaceous (lime hating) plants
  • Store in a dry frost free place away from weed killers and other garden chemicals
  • Reseal bag after use
  • Use in a well ventilated place and avoid breathing in dust
  • Always wear gloves when gardening and then wash hands after use

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Will my pets or wildlife be attracted to this product?

A. Gro-Sure All Purpose Compost does not contain any ingredients that are attractive to animals

Q. Can I use this compost for my houseplants?

A. Gro-Sure All Purpose Compost can be used with houseplants however you may want to choose a more specific to your

requirements—for example our Houseplant potting mix.

Q. Can I use this compost for Fruit & Vegetables?

A. Yes, you will get great results with this compost. Supplement with a relevant feed such as Gro-Sure Tomato Food

For any other questions or advice please contact our Technical Advice line on:  01480 443789 (Mon-Fri 9am- 5pm) or email customerservice@westlandhorticulture.com

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