Tui Outdoor Container Mix

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Available in: 15L & 40L

Thriving container plants and hanging baskets brimming with beautiful flowers and foliage can add the finishing touch you need to perfect your piece of paradise.

Tui Outdoor Container Mix is specially formulated to provide the optimum balance of nutrients and water holding capacity to create ideal growing conditions for your outdoor plants growing in pots, containers and hanging baskets.

Benefits

  • 100% weed free.
  • SaturAid wetting agent spreads water evenly to the root zone and encourages rapid root development while preventing soil from becoming waterlogged.
  • Contains water storing granules for increased water holding capacity.
  • Six month controlled release fertiliser provides sustained feeding for optimum plant health.
  • Use in pots, containers and hanging baskets.

Directions for use

Directions for potting new plants:

  • Water plants thoroughly before potting and allow to drain.
  • Partly fill your container with Tui Outdoor Container Mix.
  • Gently loosen the root ball and position the plant in the container.
  • Fill your container with Tui Outdoor Container Mix up to 3cm from the top.
  • Tap the container gently on the ground to settle the mix.
  • Press soil gently around base of plant.
  • Water your plant well.

Directions for re-potting plants:

  • Your new container should be approximately 25mm wider than the root ball of the plant.
  • Water plants thoroughly before re-potting and allow to drain.
  • Partly fill your container with Tui Outdoor Container Mix.
  • Turn the plant out of its current container and loosen the root ball gently, removing any loose roots or plant material. Position the plant in the new container.
  • Fill your container with Tui Outdoor Container Mix up to 3cm from the top.
  • The soil should be at the same level on the plant as it was in the previous container.
  • Press soil gently around base of plant.
  • Water your plant well.
  • Keep moist until the plant is established.

Container plants should be regularly re-potted into containers of fresh potting mix.

If plants start shedding leaves and the root ball is dense, they should be re-potted into a larger container.

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