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Westland Rose Planting & Potting Mix has been specially blended to support plant health, strengthening roses from the inside out.

  • 6-month slow-release feed
  • Added sulphur to withstand blackspot
  • Aids fast establishment
  • Added zinc complex helps build plant resilience

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.

General

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

Potting

  • 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 other questions or advice please contact our Technical Advice line on: 01480 443789 (Mon – Fri 10am-4pm) or email customerservice@westland.com

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