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Westland Rose Planting & Potting Mix has been specially blended to support plant health, strengthening roses from the inside out. With a 6 month slow release feed, combined with added sulphur, as well as zinc complex; this perfect blend ensures your best ever roses.

Zinc complex is important in the production of plant growth hormone auxin. Improving transport of water and nutrients around plant. Promoting root and shoot growth for stronger, healthier plants. Encouraging photosynthesis for plant energy production

  • 6-month slow-release feed
  • Added Sulphur to withstand blackspot
  • Aids fast establishment
  • Added zinc complex helps build plant resilience
  • To find out more about our Specialist range of feeds and compost click here

Rose Planting & Potting Mixretired

Sizes available

  • 25 litre
  • 60 litre
  • Product Details
  • How to Use
  • Tips & Advice

Why Use

Westland Rose Planting & Potting Mix has been specially developed to give gardeners the ideal medium for planting all types of roses. Containing 6 months feed with added sulphur and zinc complex, this high performance compost offers unrivalled results in plant health, root establishment and moisture retention, helping to build the plant’s immunity against pests and diseases such as Blackspot and rust.


At Westland, we’re always striving to make our products clearer and easier to understand so you can make more informed purchase decisions.

This compost contains a medium level of peat for a better, more consistent growing medium with improved moisture and nutrient retention. It offers the ideal balance between air and water holding, making it the perfect environment for healthy root growth, keeping roses hydrated and nourished.


How to Use


  • Thoroughly water the plant
  • Gently tap the pot to remove the plant and shake off any loose compost
  • Half fill the container with new compost
  • Place plant in the container, fill gaps with more compost, firm in and water


Beds & Borders

  • Dig a hole approx. twice the depth and diameter of the root ball
  • Place plant in the hole with new compost, fill gaps with more compost, firm in and water well



When to Use

Can be used throughout the year when potting or planting out rose plants.

General Advice

  • Unsuitable for ericaceous (lime hating) plants
  • Don’t forget to dead-head, removing flowers after they have bloomed to ensure maximum plant energy for more flowers
  • 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. Westland Rose Planting & Potting Mix does not contain organic elements so it should not be attractive to animals.


Q. Can I use this compost for my houseplants?

A. Westland Rose Planting & Potting Mix can be used with larger flowering 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 your fruit and vegetables. Supplement with a suitable liquid plant feed if you are growing particularly nutrient hungry crops.


For any questions or advice, please contact our technical advice line on: 01480 443789 (Mon – Fri 10am – 4pm) or email [email protected]

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