Pure Organic Premium Compost & Soil Improver

When you’re growing food you want it to be as easy, pure and organic as possible. Certified Pure Organic Premium Compost & Soil Improver keeps things simple - growing tasty food and gorgeous flowers and foliage couldn’t be easier. Quality compost improves the overall vitality of your soil, so your plants grow better and stronger all year round

  • Made from premium composted organic materials
  • Encourages good soil micro-organisms and earthworms
  • Slow release of nutrients stimulates lush growth and prolific flowering and fruiting
  • Prevents crusting of soils and water run-off
  • 100% Australian Certified Organic
  • Blend of sustainable and renewable resources
Features

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

Sustainable

Everything in this premium mix comes from sustainable and renewable sources

Dig in

Always mix with existing soil

Breaks down clays

Increased beneficial soil microbes and earthworm activity change the structure of clays, making them more workable and less sticky

Builds up sandy soils

The addition of abundant quality compost improves soil texture and increases its ability to hold on to moisture

Size

25L bag

Suitable for

Vegetable gardens including raised beds, tubs and planter boxes to improve soil texture and encourage beneficial soil microbes

Garden beds to reinvigorate tired and depleted soils

All plants including phosphorus-sensitive natives

Safe to use for new plants - the well composted organics will not burn soft leaves or tender young roots

Not suitable for

Don't use in hydroponic growing systems, ponds or pots submerged in water

Do not use on lawns - use only specifically named lawn topdress soils on grassed areas

How it works

  • It helps improve the chemical and physical properties of your garden soil - keys to healthy plants
  • Organic compost helps lighten heavy clay soils to improve water and nutrient penetration
  • It also adds bulk to light sandy soils, holding moisture so the soil remains damp for longer after watering or rain

How to use

Improving soil in vegetable & flower beds

  • Add to existing garden beds once or twice a year at the rate of one 25L bag per 5 square metres (1cm deep)
  • Thoroughly work it into the top 10 - 15cm of soil, then level the bed with a rake
  • Sow seeds or transplant seedlings or more mature plants according to specific label instructions
  • Water thoroughly after planting and then as required
  • After two months, feed with a Pure Organic Plant Food.

Creating raised garden beds

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

When to use

  • Premium Compost & Soil Improver may be dug into soils at any time of the year
  • To get the best out of your soil and plants, make it part of your seasonal garden bed preparation, working it into the soil every four to six months

Safety Information

  • Safety first:
    Read the instructions on the product packaging before use and take particular note of any warnings or cautions on the label

    When using soils and composts, we recommend the use of garden gloves to protect your hands

 

Technical details

Contains organic carbon to activate soil and improve physical properties, water holding and nitrogen release characteristics

Carbon rich minerals add the necessary nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium with trace elements to help your plants flourish

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
  • Bio Stimulants: Act as soil and plant conditioners and maximise nutrient availability and uptake

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-store. For any additional questions please visit our contact us page.

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