Container Mix, 20 Qts.

Container Mix, 20 Qts.

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Exclusive | The Perfect Container Mix for Planters

  • Lightweight planting mix has excellent moisture retention and good drainage
  • pH-balanced formula creates a healthy environment for root growth
  • Ideal for vegetables and flowers in all types of containers

Many soil mixes are too heavy for good root growth in planters. This premium, lightweight potting mix contains sphagnum peat, perlite and vermiculite to retain moisture without clumping or getting heavy. 20-quart bag.

  • Contains sphagnum peat, perlite and vermiculite
  • Gardener's Supply Exclusive

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Container Mix, 20 Qts.
 
4.8

(based on 126 reviews)

99%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Drains well (51)
  • Easy to use (49)
  • Lightweight (46)
  • Accelerated growth (28)
  • Long lasting (25)

Cons

  • Grows mold/mildew (4)

Best Uses

  • Outdoor plants (51)
  • Potted plants (46)
  • Plant transferal (27)
  • Vegetable gardens (25)
  • Household plants (24)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Avid gardener (87), Getting started (31), Master gardener (5)

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5.0

I have been purchasing this product for a number of years..

By Vic

from Clayton, NC

About Me Avid Gardener

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Drains Well
  • Holding Capacity
  • Lightweight
  • Sturdy

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Outdoor Plants

    Comments about Container Mix, 20 Qts.:

    I use this product to grow my Tomatoes.Year after year.

     
    5.0

    Container mix was very useful

    By Beginner

    from Fairview, MT

    About Me Getting Started

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Household Plants
        • Outdoor Plants
        • Plant Transferal

        Comments about Container Mix, 20 Qts.:

        Used the mix for my tomatoes and peppers

         
        5.0

        Container gardeners unite

        By JoAnne

        from washington,d.c.

        About Me Getting Started

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Designed For Containers
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Container gardeners
          • Outdoor Plants

          Comments about Container Mix, 20 Qts.:

          Best for new plants in containers; and old ones will benefit as well. Great idea for this product--I haven't seen anything similar that is designed just for these plants. Looking forward to better results this year.

           
          5.0

          I have bought this product again and again

          By BW

          from Old Bridge, NJ

          About Me Avid Gardener

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Drains Well
          • Holding Capacity
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Outdoor Plants

            Comments about Container Mix, 20 Qts.:

            outside garden - inground and containers

             
            5.0

            This is the best!

            By Snowlilly

            from Galloway,nj

            About Me Avid Gardener

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Drains Well
            • Holding Capacity
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Outdoor Plants

              Comments about Container Mix, 20 Qts.:

              I have been buying this soil mix for years. Light and easy to use. I use it in all my flower boxes and planters. Flowers and plants are happy! At the end of the season I put it in my compost pile, so it can be reused in my regular flower beds the next year.

               
              4.0

              Soil Mix

              By Gardener

              from Finksburg, MD

              About Me Getting Started

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Drains Well
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Outdoor Plants
                • Plant Transferal

                Comments about Container Mix, 20 Qts.:

                cleaner than bags of soil purchased at box stores; but not soil for raised bed as described by customer service person. Great for flowers in pots. Bit more expensive than other places.

                 
                4.0

                container mix

                By sarah

                from weston ct

                About Me Avid Gardener

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Drains Well
                • Easy Delivery Great Prod

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Container Mix, 20 Qts.:

                    in the grow bags from gardeners supply

                    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    excellent container mix

                    By a

                    from philadelphia

                    About Me Avid Gardener

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Drains Well
                    • Holding Capacity
                    • Lightweight

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Growing Seeds
                      • Household Plants
                      • Outdoor Plants
                      • Plant Transferal

                      Comments about Container Mix, 20 Qts.:

                      This is a very nice mix for container gardening. It is relatively light because it is made up of peat moss, perlite, vermiculite and limestone. It is fluffy so it holds a fair bit of water and drains well. Because it's light it doesn't compress as much on roots and stems.

                      The bag contains 20 quarts so imagine 5 gallons for milk. That's how much you get, so it will depend on how big your container is how far this will go.

                      I've been using this mix for almost ten years and like it very much.

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Great container mix

                      By Bob R Marlborough, Ct.

                      from Marbolough, Ct.

                      About Me Getting Started

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Drains Well
                      • Holding Capacity

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Outdoor Plants
                        • Window Decoration

                        Comments about Container Mix, 20 Qts.:

                        Have used this product for 3 years now for my 4 window box flowers. Very happy with flower growth results. Would recommend others to use.

                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        Great product

                        By Jntfaye

                        from Vancouver, WA

                        About Me Avid Gardener

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Lightweight

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Household Plants
                          • Outdoor Plants

                          Comments about Container Mix, 20 Qts.:

                          The best container mix I have found. I couldn't mix a soil as good as this and it's so convenient.

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