Garden Time™ Vegetable Mix

Daltons Garden Time™ Vegetable Mix is a blend of quality ingredients designed specifically for growing vegetables in traditional gardens, raised beds or containers. Using Daltons Garden Time™ Vegetable Mix in raised beds or containers can eliminate problems with poor soil conditions or soil borne diseases.

  • The perfect solution where space is restricted
  • Contains full nutrients for crop, including controlled release fertiliser, with no additives required
  • Contains coco fibre and wetting agent to increase water retention and reduce need for irrigation
  • Overcomes issues of soil quality
  • Guaranteed weed-free
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Sizes:

  • Garden Time Vegetable Mix 40L
Traditional Gardens

Dig a suitable sized hole for the seedling you are planting (generally twice as big as the expected size of the plant). Fill the hole with Daltons Garden Time™ Vegetable Mix. For tomatoes planted in the garden, you should dig a hole that takes at least 10 litres of mix. Plant directly into the mix.

Raised Beds

Loosen the soil below the bed to a spade depth and mix in Daltons Garden Time™ Vegetable Mix to form a healthy, aerated base for roots to extend into. Top up with Daltons Garden Time™ Vegetable Mix to a depth of 20-30cm. Compact lightly by hand before planting and water to see what level the mix settles at before adding more.

Containers or Planter Boxes

Vegetables are not house plants and require larger containers. Drainage in containers or planter boxes is important so if possible add a 2-3cm layer of coarse drainage material such as Daltons Scoria to the bottom of the container. Fill the rest of the container with Daltons Garden Time™ Vegetable Mix. For improved long-term growth, add Garden Time™ Chicken and Sheep Pellets when planting.

 

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

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Garden Time™ Vegetable Mix can be purchased from*
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