Daltons Washed Sand (No.2)

Uses:
This sand is popular for its excellence in propagation.

It is also used widely in the building industry under paving stones and also in sand filters, rain gardens and wherever a coarse, evenly graded sand is required.

Description:
A unique by-product from our own quarrying operation in Matamata, producing washed sand for the concrete industry. Daltons Propagating Sand is a 3mm hard sharp sand containing silica and feldspars. It is free from weed seeds and pathogens because of its land mined origin. Proven and recommended by leading nurseries for propagation.

A highly graded sand suitable for most applications for the turf industry. Has an element of sharp silica which means it won’t pack down and is free draining. Silver to white colouring makes it an ideal choice for use in bunkers. Its weight helps to keep it in the bunker and not be susceptible to wind disturbance.

Features and Benefits:

  • Washed and screened
  • 100% clean and contaminant free
  • A good sharp propagating media
  • Weed and disease free
  • Free from fine and lightweight particles.
     

Dry Sieve Analysis:

Size (mm) % Passing Size (mm) % Passing Size (mm) % Passing Size (mm) % Passing
75.000 - 19.000 - 4.750 100 0.425 -
63.000 - 13.200 - 2.360 71 0.300 1
37.500 - 9.500 - 1.180 9 0.150 0
26.500 - 6.700 - 0.600 3 0.075 0

 

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