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  • Growth stimulants encourage strong root development leading to healthier, more vigorous plants
  • Wetting agent assists moisture to soak into the mix and helps roots absorb nutrients
  • This mix contains a higher level of more readily available soluble nitrogen than regular mixes. While it contains a balanced fertiliser, additional feeding may be required depending on the nutrient demands of plants being grown in it
  • Red tIck certified to meet the Australian Standard for Premium potting mixes
  • 4 Month Controlled Release Feeding

A quality potting mix for all types of plants and growing conditions, Premium will help you save water while growing healthy, happy plants. It includes Scotts Osmocote® that feeds for 4 months as well as a wetting agent to help water soak in.

HOW TO USE

Use Premium Mix straight from the bag - don't mix it with other materials. Close the bag tightly after use
Water each plant well an hour or so before repotting, and leave to drain
Choose a clean container with large drainage holes and partly fill it the fresh mix out of the bag
Carefully lift the plant to be potted up from its existing pot. Gently loosen the old mix around the root ball without disturbing roots too much and remove any damaged, twisted or dead roots
Place the plant in the centre of the pot (if potting up individually) or position it where you want it grow in a larger container that will eventually hold several plants
Fill in with Premium Mix to within 2-3cm of the top rim of the pot and press lightly
Tap the new pot or container gently on the bench to help the new mix settle in and around the roots - do not pack it down
Water the pot thoroughly (until water runs from the drainage holes) then allow it to drain freely. If necessary, top the mix up again to the suggested level
Place the pot or container in the shade for a few days to allow the plant to settle and acclimatise before moving back to its permanent home
For a complete guide on How to Use Scotts Osmocote® Professional Premium Mix, watch the video on this page and always check the packaging



WHEN TO USE

Potting mixes can be used at any time of the year
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!


NOT SUITABLE FOR

Don't use in hydroponic growing systems or ponds
Don't use on lawns - use only specifically named lawn top-dress soils on grassed areas

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

SAFETY FIRST: Read the instructions on the product packaging before use and take particular note of any warnings or cautions on the label

See the Safety Data Sheet for this product



TECHNICAL DETAILS

Contains a higher level of soluble nitrogen than most other regular potting mixes

Includes Scotts Osmocote® controlled release fertiliser 4 month formulation

We will gladly assist with returns and exchanges of this product in accordance with our returns and exchanges policy

Returns policy

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