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Gro-Sure® Rose, Tree & Shrub Compost has been specially developed to give gardeners the ideal medium for planting roses, trees and shrubs as well as fruit trees and bushes. Containing 4 months feed and our patented West+ fibre this high performance compost offers unrivalled results in plant health, root establishment and moisture retention.

  • Root builder for healthier plants
  • 4 months feed
  • Superior moisture control
  • Contains our patented West+ technology

Sizes available

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

Why Use

  • 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
  • Aids the long-term establishment of plants through good root development
  • 50% lighter than standard multi-purpose compost making it easier to transport around the home and garden

West+ Technology

Gro-Sure® compost contains West+ wood fibre giving it a distinctive appearance. West+ wood fibre is a light fibrous material that provides the following growing benefits:

More flowers, fruit & vegetables. Stronger root systems for healthier plants. Controls moisture for less watering. Guaranteed growing results

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 and borders

Image of plant in a border with the sun beating down on it.

  • 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

Potting on

Image of plant in a pot.

  • 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

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

General Advice

  • Store in a dry frost free place away from weed killers and other garden chemicals
  • Reseal bag after use
  • Wash hands after use

 

Frequently Asked Questions

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

A. Gro-Sure Rose, Tree & Shrub Compost may contain organic elements so you should make sure the compost is well dug in as it could be attractive to some animals

Q. Can I use this compost for my houseplants?

A. Gro-Sure Rose, Tree & Shrub can be used with larger 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 with you fruit and vegetables. Supplement with a suitable plant feed after 4 months, or if you are growing particularly nutrient hungry crops

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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