Westland John Innes No.1 Young Plant Compost 10 Litre (Enriched with Zinc Compound)

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Westland John Innes No.1 Young Plant Compost 10 Litre (Enriched with Zinc Compound)

Westland John Innes No.1 Young Plant Compost 10 Litre (Enriched with Zinc Compound)

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Make a hole large enough to accommodate the item to be potted and insert, taking care that the growing medium is at about the same height on the stem as previously. offer gardeners an exceptional opportunity to use these great heritage composts with an updated peat-free formulation. b>Peat - Sphagnum Moss Peat contained within John Innes compost increases porosity, providing improved aeration and water-retaining capacity. This is no doubt taken into account by manufacturers of media that is labelled as having 'added John Innes' and formulations adjusted for adequate drainage and aeration.

The sphagnum moss peat in John Innes compost improves both the aeration and water-retaining capacity, which enables the compost to make maximum use of the nutrients and trace elements in fertilisers. is designed for young seedlings and plants which need a low but balanced nutrient supply for plant growth without damaging delicate roots. Lime-free grit sand is included to allow excess water to drain from the compost and so prevent water-logging. John Innes potting media, or composts, are widely sold and offer significant advantages over soil-free potting media due to the weight, trace element content and the effect of soil content in avoiding undue chemical and water fluctuations (buffering activity).Potassium also supports metabolic regulation, photosynthesis, enzyme activation, and carbohydrate metabolisation.

The mix also has loam for perfect nutrient and moisture retention as well as sand and grit for excellent drainage.A method of growing new plants from parts of an existing plant, such as sections of root, stem, leaf or bud. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. It has been specially developed, with a unique combination of 14 vital minerals for maintaining plants growth and health. Seed or potting composts are used for growing seedlings or plants in containers - a wide range of commercially produced peat-free composts are available, made from a mix of various ingredients, such as loam, composted bark, coir and sand, although you can mix your own. nutrients in John Innes No 1) and works well for established plants, trees, shrubs and climbers, including fruit trees, bushes and vines, and mature indoor plants which are to remain in the pots for some considerable time.

This should then be heated for 10 minutes at between 71°C (160°F) and 79°C (175°F) which should eradicate most plant-damaging or competitive soil-borne organisms. Each of the John Innes Compost’s are produced, in various ratios, to produce a more specific compost. It also stimulates Auxin production stimulating root development and increasing photosynthetic activity by the retention of nutrients essential for photosynthesis. Purchased composts may legitimately vary to a considerable extent in texture as the medium loam recommended to make the composts may contain varying amounts of clay ranging from 10-20 percent and amounts of silt ranging from 30-50 percent. Ideal for pricking out seedlings, potting up young plants, rooted cuttings and short term vegetable transplants.As John Innes potting media contain many fine particles gardeners should be wary of adding John Innes materials to other media as the ‘fines’ may fill or block the air spaces within the media that are vital for drainage and aeration of the root zone.

For over-sized items (such as heavy items over 10kg or large items over 1 metre) an additional surcharge will apply depending on the item and will be confirmed at checkout. It arrived today and the guy was just as helpful; checked where I’d like the bags and offered to not only split them but spread the gravel as it dropped. Stem cuttings need to be in a moist environment out of direct sunlight until they have rooted so either place in a cold frame, a covered propagator or cover with polythene, using supports to prevent the polythene from touching the cuttings.It is an essential element in the formation of cell wall structure helping retain and move nutrients and water. Our most popular compost, John Innes no3 compost is a rich mixture that is intended for final potting or for the re-potting of mature plants. It is an essential element in the formation of cell wall structure helping retain and move nutrients and water.

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