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Container Booster Mix, 6 Qts.

Container Booster Mix, 6 Qts.

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Exclusive | Organic Booster Mix Recharges Tired Potting Soil

  • 100% natural and organic way to revitalize soil in containers
  • Provides nutrients and trace elements to keep plants lush and healthy
  • Save money by reusing soil mix in pots and planters

Why throw out the soil in last year's containers? Our organic Booster Mix replaces the nutrients that the plants used up, so this year's plants get a fresh start. One bag is enough to revitalize 96 dry quarts of soil — at big savings for you! This potent, all-organic formula includes a complete diet of nutrients and trace elements to keep plants lush and healthy. Just 4 to 8 tablespoons recharges a quart of soil. Made in Vermont.

Product Details

  • Contains concentrated plant and manure compost, washed granite, Chilean nitrate, black rock phosphate, and seven other natural ingredients
  • 6-quart bag
  • Use 4 to 8 tablespoons of Container Booster to each quart of planting mix
  • Gardener's Supply Exclusive

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Container Booster Mix
 
4.7

(based on 325 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (243)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (77)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

98%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (302)
  • Organic (219)
  • Accelerated growth (170)
  • Long lasting (131)
  • Vibrant plant color (71)

Cons

  • Messy (5)
  • Weeds (4)

Best Uses

  • Potted plants (278)
  • Vegetable gardens (103)
  • Flower gardens (82)
  • Container gardens (4)
  • Grass (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Avid gardener (263), Master gardener (33), Getting started (20)

Reviewed by 325 customers

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5.0

I will be using this product every year.

By sharon

from La Junta, CO

About Me Avid Gardener

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Accelerated Growth
  • Easy to Use
  • Organic

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Flower Gardens
    • Vegetable Gardens

    Comments about Container Booster Mix:

    I do Square foot gardening and will use this as part of my soil mixture in the new beds and to supplement my existing beds.

     
    5.0

    Works for me!

    By Southern Lady

    from Chattanooga, TN

    About Me Master Gardener

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy to Use
    • Vibrant Plant Color

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Potted Plants

      Comments about Container Booster Mix:

      Always use this on my tomatoes and peppers in big pots. Renew part of the soil each year and add Booster. Tomatoes and peppers, great!

       
      5.0

      Great sfuff

      By None

      from North Carolina

      About Me Getting Started

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy to Use
      • Long Lasting

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Container Booster Mix:

          Because we are older and don't bend as easily as we once did, my sister and I decided to go to container gardening. The booster was easy to use and the results were gratifying.

           
          5.0

          great stuff

          By jules

          from vienna, va

          About Me Avid Gardener

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to Use
          • extends life of potting soil
          • Long Lasting
          • Organic
          • supplements my own compost

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Flower Gardens
            • Grass
            • Potted Plants
            • Vegetable Gardens

            Comments about Container Booster Mix:

            I use in all my potted plants. I scrape off the top layer and mix this in . I also use it in raised beds that have 4 season platings

             
            5.0

            Already bought again

            By bikeath1337

            from Water Mill, NY

            About Me Avid Gardener

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Cost effective
            • Easy to Use
            • Organic

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Potted Plants

              Comments about Container Booster Mix:

              I do a lot of repotting and think this product is great because it allows me to reuse tired soil if I want.

               
              5.0

              Boosts growth

              By Stacy

              from Tuxedo, ny

              About Me Avid Gardener

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Accelerated Growth
              • Easy to Use

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Potted Plants

                Comments about Container Booster Mix:

                Love this product for recharging container soil for tomatoes

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Adds new life to container soil

                By Anna

                from Beals Maine

                About Me Avid Gardener

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Potted Plants
                    • Recharging Container Soil

                    Comments about Container Booster Mix:

                    I use it in my self watering containers. I am an avid gardener and have two vegetable gardens plus several flower gardens. I fine however that my self watering container gardens are best for growing my greens, lettuces ,and herbs on my deck. I save the soil over numerous years, recharging it with Vermont compost and side dressing several times over the season. I use the very expensive organic self watering container mix so I can't afford to buy new bags every year. I wonder if there is something else I should be adding besides the booster mix

                     
                    4.0

                    We call it Donkey Mix and use it every year.

                    By Ever Hopeful

                    from Chelmsford, MA

                    About Me Avid Gardener

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Accelerated Growth
                    • Easy to Use
                    • Long Lasting
                    • Organic
                    • Worry-free Recharge

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Potted Plants
                      • Self-watering Pots

                      Comments about Container Booster Mix:

                      My sister and I have been recharging our container mix with what we call Donkey Mix for years. It's much easier than try to find the right mix of other products to give old potting mix the oomff it needs for another season.

                       
                      5.0

                      Indispensible!

                      By Pat NJ

                      from New Jersey

                      About Me Avid Gardener

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Accelerated Growth
                      • Easy to Use
                      • Long Lasting

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Flower Gardens
                        • Potted Plants

                        Comments about Container Booster Mix:

                        I have been using this for years and find it indispensable. I use it in the spring, and when potting plants or planting new plants. Really helps growth.

                         
                        4.0

                        Boost to my flowers

                        By Becky

                        from New Castle, CO

                        About Me Avid Gardener

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Accelerated Growth
                        • Easy to Use
                        • Long Lasting
                        • Organic

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Potted Plants

                          Comments about Container Booster Mix:

                          Love my flowers, soil needed a boost and this helped.

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