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Sphagnum Peat Pellets Soil Conditioner 5-3-5 25lbs

Sphagnum Peat Pellets Soil Conditioner 5-3-5 25lbs

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A great source of organic matter than improves soil structure in lawns and gardens while also adding nutrients! 

  • Increases soil water retention
  • Peat pellets aerate lawns, gardens beds, and spaces around the roots by loosening heavy soils and adding body to sandy soils
  • Adds organic matter
  • Improves soil structure
  • Can be applied with most fertilizer spreaders

Rates And Methods Of Application

Established Lawns:

  • Apply 25 lbs per 1500 ft² or more for greater benefits
  • Water thoroughly after the application to help break up and expand the pellets 
  • Apply 2-4 times a year from spring to early fall

New Lawns:

  • Properly prepare seedbed area
  • Apply 25 lbs per 500 ft² and blend with the soil
  • The seedbed has to be smooth and level to help the germination of the seeds (or the sod rooting)
  • Remove any debris or small rocks
  • Rolls surface
  • Spread seeds or lay sod
  • Keep the soil moist
  • 4 weeks after germination of seeds or laying of sod follow the established lawn application instructions above for the next application

Gardens & Landscapes:

  • At start of season spread 25 lbs per 150 ft²
  • Mix into top 15 cm of earth if possible for best results
  • During the season spread 10cm around plants (enough to partially cover the ground)
  • Re-apply every month

Trees & Shrubs:

  • Dig a hole 3 times the width of the root ball and just as deep as the root ball
  • Slope the sides of the hole inward to 45 degrees
  • Loosen soil in the bottom of the hole with a garden fork
  • Mix 1 part peat pellets with 3 parts soil removed from the hole
  • Place the tree/shrub in hole
  • Fill around the root ball
  • Compress moderately to remove air pockets
  • Water and allow to settle
  • Add remaining pellet/soil mix
  • Water twice a week for 3-4 weeks


    Nitrogen: 5%

    Phosphorus: 3%

    Potassium: 5%

    Iron: 0.2%