Scotts Pure Organic Premium Potting & Planting Mix

Edible gardens made easy. Grow the best vegetables and herbs you'll ever taste the way nature intended - in Scotts Pure Organic Potting & Planting Mix. Made from top quality 100% natural and organic materials, it's ideal for the gardener who wants a high performance mix that delivers outstanding results while taking care of the environment.

  • High performance, premium growing mix idea for edibles, and flowers too
  • 100% Australian Certified Organic
  • Perfect for raised garden beds, vegetable boxes, pots
  • Blend of sustainable and renewable resources
  • Natural slow release feeding for up to 3 months

Pure organic

Registered with Australian Certified Organic as a 100% organic mix

Environment friendly

Premium blend of natural materials encourages earthworms and beneficial soil microbes, creating healthy growing conditions


Everything in this premium mix comes from sustainable and renewable sources

Ideal growing conditions

Whether used in pots or added to garden soils, this mix is as close to the perfect growing medium for all types of plants as you're ever likely to find

Natural nutrients

Includes chicken manure, blood & bone, fish meal and bio stimulants - all in a low odour formulation


25L bag

Suitable for

Pots, planters, hanging baskets, planter boxes and raised garden beds

All vegetables, herbs, fruit trees and ornamental annuals, perennials, trees and shrubs

Not suitable for

Don't use in hydroponic growing systems or ponds

Don't use on lawns - use only specifically named lawn topdress soils on grassed areas

How it works

  • Scotts Pure Organic Premium Potting & Planting Mix provides the ideal moisture and nutrient environment for healthy, strong and productive plants
  • It has been designed and is guaranteed to grow better plants from potting to flowering or fruiting

How to use

Beds & Borders    
Make hole in garden bed, twice the size of root ball Place plant in hole, fill around with mix Firm around base then water well


Pots & Planters    
Fill container with mix to just below rim Sow seeds, following instructions on pack Water gently. Ensure seeds are kept moist but not too wet


All containers: Seedlings & plants    
Fill container with mix to 2-3cm below the rim Make a small well the size of root ball and place plant in mix; backfill with more mix Firm lightly around base, then water well 


For a complete guide on how to use Scotts Pure Organic products, watch the video on this page and always check the packaging.

When to use

  • Scotts Pure Organic Premium Potting & Planting Mix can be used at any time of the year when building raised beds or using as backfill when planting out
  • Repotting established pot plants is best done either in Spring or Autumn - avoid winter or summer as the extremes of temperature may stress plants
  • Flowering plants should be repotted after they have flowered - enjoy the blooms first!

Safety Information

CAUTION: This product may cause staining of hard surfaces if wet. Avoid contact with hard surfaces and if contact does occur, sweep off immediately.

When using potting mixes, we recommend the use of garden gloves to protect your hands

Technical details

Natural and Organic Ingredients

  • Blood & Bone: High in organic nitrogen and phosphorus for healthy leaf growth and root development. High in calcium for stronger stems
  • Fish Meal: High is slow release nutrients and micronutrients that feed your plants and healthy biotics that improve soil structure
  • Seaweed: Improves overall health and increases resistance to drought, frost, diseases and insect attacks
  • Chicken manure: Rich in nitrogen, phosphorus and potash - supplies your plants with vital nutrients and amends your soil with a boost in organic materials
  • Feather meal: High in slow release nitrogen - provides plants with slow release feeding
  • Bio Stimulants: Act as soil and plant conditioners and maximise nutrient availability and uptake

This product also contains iron sulphate for the prevention and correction of iron deficiencies in plants. Iron sulfate is an 'allowable' input in 100% organic potting mixes and plant foods.

Where to buy it

Decided what product best suits your needs? Or would you prefer to go in-store to ask for more information?

Visit your local Bunnings Warehouse for our largest range.

You can also find Scotts products in a number of gardening, hardware, independent and supermarket retailers including Flower Power, Mitre10, Coles and Woolworths.

Note: Not all brands and products are stocked in all stores. For any additional questions please visit our contact us page.

In New Zealand, go to your local Bunnings warehouse

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