Daltons Potting Mix

Daltons Potting Mix provides the ideal growing medium for all plants both indoor and outdoor. 

Contains controlled release fertilisers for immediate and continuing nutrient and trace element availability for up to 6 months. Daltons Potting Mix is a blend of Daltons unique bark fibre, bark fines and coco fibre. Containing controlled release fertilisers, wetting agent and starter fertiliser.

  • Maintains desirable air porosity for healthy root growth.
  • Superior water retention properties ensure available moisture and nutrients for long periods between watering.
  • Greatly assists in re-watering if potting mix becomes dry.


  • Daltons Potting Mix 40L
  • Daltons Potting Mix 15L
  • Daltons Potting Mix 5L
  1. Please follow the treatment guide on the back of this bag before using this product.
  2. Ensure the plant to be potted is thoroughly moist before repotting.
  3. Partially fill your pot with Daltons Potting Mix.
  4. Trim off any knotted roots and gently loosen the root ball.
  5. Place plant into the pot, adjusting the level of potting mix to be 2-3cm below the pot rim.
  6. Fill the rest of the pot with Daltons Potting Mix, gently tapping the pot sides to ensure mix distributes throughout the roots.
  7. Firm down gently and water thoroughly.

How much do I need?

Our volume calculator can help you to work out how may bags of the product you will need. You'll need to know:

  • Length of your garden box or area
  • Width of you garden box or area
  • How deep you're going to lay the product
  • Which product and bag sizes you want to use

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How much do I need?

You'll need to know:

  • - length of your garden box or area
  • - width of your garden box or area
  • - how deep you're going with the product
  • - which product and bag size you want to use

All composts, garden mixes & lawn soils will settle when spread and watered so we recommend allowing for around 5-10% compaction when ordering

Conversion of 6 x 4ft trailer load to cubic metres:

1 x trailer load= 0.7 cubic metres
1 1/2 x trailer loads= 1 cubic metre
3 x trailer loads= 2 cubic metres
4 1/2 x trailer loads= 3 cubic metres

Volume Calculator

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Daltons Potting Mix can be purchased from*
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