Remin Volcanic Rock Dust - 20kg Bag
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Remin volcanic rock dust is a fantastic natural source of minerals which helps to rejuvenate soils, helping boost soil fertility and plant growth - and each 20kg bag covers an impressive 40 square metres.
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Remin soil and compost remineraliser volcanic rock dust adds essential minerals and trace elements to help grow healthy plants, boost soil fertility, invigorate composting and is also ideal as a tonic for wormeries.
Supplied in 20kg bags which cover an impressive 40 square metres, this volcanic rock dust is organically approved and can be used throughout the garden to rejuvenate soils and encourage stronger, healthier plants and bigger harvests.
- Natural source of trace elements and minerals which can be lacking from soil
- Scatter Remin volcanic rock dust on the soil surface and rake in lightly
- Apply all year round but optimum time is during the winter months
- 20kg bag will cover 40sqm
- Ideal for use with home composting - just add to the heap
- 1 tonne bag of Remin volcanic rock dust is also available
- Do not apply in windy conditions
- Please Note: there is a maxium of 2 bags per order - Ordering 3 or more bags? Please call for a P&P quote
Remin Volcanic Rock Dust contains the following naturally occurring nutrients:
I used this product last year and it seems to help a lot with my clay soil - add a bit of Biochar at the same time and the results have been brilliant. I add a handful to my tomato pots and peppers too - any spent compost goes back onto the garden and so does the remaining minerals. My tomatoes didn't seem to suffer with magnesium deficiency either. Whether that's luck or the soil improvers I don't know, but I did have a very good crop last year. Will have to wait until later to find out if it happens again! Fingers crossed!
This will give the garden a different range of minerals instead of the other natural products which am sure will enhance the health benefits of fruit and veg and hopefully the quality
I have read a lot about rock dust and its minerals but not had the chance to use it till now. I have spread it around my allotment so I will see in the next few months how much difference it wil make to my strawberries and in my hot house tunnels.
Application to Soil & Compost
Top Dressing: Spread at any time of year unless frozen or windy conditions.
Minimum: 0.5kg per square metre (good handful / square yard)
Mixing: Mix well trhough compost / soil at 1kg per 50Litres of compost
Plant Pots, Tubs, Baskets: Sprinkle level teaspoon onto 15cm2 (6inch2) surface of composu or soil and water in as usual. Two applications per year.
Watering in: e.g. put 1cm in empty 2ltr milk container, fill with water. Shake, let settle and water. Refill. Lasts as long as the water darkens. Do not over water!
Application to Wormeries
Sprinkle small handful per 30cm2 (1ft2) onto surface of your wormery every month. Try a small area with this amount and see the worms congregate.
Application for Compost
Each time you add a new layer of compost to your compost bin or pile, add sufficient to make a light covering over the surface that you can easily see through. Gardening material is found to break down into compost quicker, reach a higher temperature and odours are found to be reduced.
Storage & Safety: Store under cover. Do not apply in windy conditions.
What The Press Say
Tried and Tested Soil Additives - Dave Finkle
Volcanic Rock Dust - As the title suggests, this is ground up rock dust that has a magic touch! It is laced with macro and micro nutrients that are vital to the life of the plant. These elements are required to give the best chance of fighting off potential diseases. The volcanic dust works in tandem with other soil components to create a cycle that promotes the activity of living organisms, which make the nutrients accessible. Durability ***** Practicality ***** Value ****
March's Wish List
This entirely natural plant supplement can easily be added to veg beds. Seer Rockdust is a finely ground and freshly crushed volcanic rock that's said to have plenty of nutritional benefits. The team has been sent plenty of positive comments by veg-growers. Customers experienced great crops of runner beans, bigger alliums with less white rot and sweetcorn that was twice the usual size. It didn't stop there, with reports of cauliflowers avoiding stem rot for the first time, leeks with great root systems and large, healthy brassicas.