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Sphagnum Peat Moss

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Sphagnum peat is an excellent soil amendment, especially for sandy soils, which will retain more water after sphagnum peat application. Sphagnum peat is generally acid (i.e., low pH) and can help gardeners grow plants that require a more acidic soil.

Sphagnum peat is harvested from bogs in Canada and the northern United States. The bogs can be revegetated after harvest in this moist environment. However, the harvest rate greatly exceeds the vegetation rate of the peat bogs, so it is considered a semi-renewal resource.

Soil Gardening lovers would find this material quite familiar as an excellent moisture nutrient retaining, and organic soil-softening durable material. But Peat moss also makes a good use in Hydroponics whether alone, or in conjunction with other material.

 

People can blend peat moss with perlite, vermiculite, or styrofoam particles to add aeration and adjust the PH of this medium.

Benefits:

Good water, and nutrient holding.
Doesn't compact
Doesn't comprise of harmful bacteria or weeds 

Downsides:

Not renewable.
Low pH, acidic.
Relatively expensive 

Available 1kg 



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