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NOW PEAT FREE

Westland John Innes Seed Sowing Compost is naturally peat free. It is perfect for bringing seeds to life for fast as well as healthy germination. Enriched with vermiculite to retain moisture and nutrients, it also feeds for the first three weeks. John Innes Seed Compost also contains sand for excellent drainage as well as coir and loam for perfect nutrient and moisture retention.

  • Specially developed to help all seeds germinate successfully
  • For fast, healthy seed germination
  • Fine texture
  • Helps retain moisture around seed
  • Vermiculite to improve germination

Be sure to feed your plants with Boost All Purpose Plant Feed – specially formulated for use with peat free composts.

 

Sizes available

  • 10 litre
  • 28 litre
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General Advice

  • Use in a well-ventilated place and avoid breathing dust
  • Always wear gloves when gardening and wash hands after use
  • Store in a frost-free place and away from weed killers and other garden chemicals

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What are the differences between John Innes Composts?

A. John Innes Composts are designed to be a life partner for plants. John Innes Seed Sowing Compost has a small amount of nutrients to encourage germination. John Innes No1 has a little more nutrients, perfect for transplanting seedlings. John Innes No2 is used for potting on young plants and Westland John Innes No3, which has the most nutrients, is best used for final potting up of plants. John Innes Ericaceous is suitable for all acid loving (lime-hating) plants

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

A. John Innes Seed Sowing Compost does not contain any organic elements so shouldn’t be attractive to animals

Q. Can I use this compost for my houseplants?

A. John Innes Seed Sowing Compost is perfect for potting on seedlings and young plants. For any other job choose a Multi-Purpose compost or one that is specific to your requirements—for example Westland Houseplant Potting Mix

For any questions or advice, please contact our technical advice line on: 01480 443789 (Mon – Fri 10am – 4pm) or email customerservice@westlandhorticulture.com

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