Super Hot® Compost Starter

Super Hot® Compost Starter

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Exclusive | New and Improved Compost Starter!

  • Revs up your compost pile with nitrogen and beneficial microorganisms
  • Easy to use; just blend into pile, add water, aerate twice a week
  • Treats eight bushels of compost materials

We've reformulated our Super Hot® Compost Starter to give you even better results from your compost pile. The high-energy blend of nitrogen-rich ingredients and hungry microorganisms produces finished compost in record time. Comes in a handy, re-sealable bag.

All Natural
  • Contains blood meal, bone char, alfalfa meal, kelp meal, pasteurized poultry litter, natural nitrate of soda, feather meal, and peanut meal
  • 7-lb. resealable bag
  • Activates 8 bushels (approx. 10 cubic feet) of compost materials
  • Gardener's Supply Exclusive

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Super Hot® Compost Starter
 
4.5

(based on 174 reviews)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Composts quickly (143)
  • Odor free (80)
  • EASY to use (12)
  • Capacity (9)
  • Attractive (5)

Cons

  • Needs solution added (3)
  • Pervasive odor (3)

Best Uses

  • Kitchen scraps (100)
  • Leaves & brush (94)
  • Coffee grounds (77)
  • Fruit rinds (77)
  • Fertilizer production (60)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Avid gardener (121), Getting started (32), Master gardener (16)

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5.0

We use this product all the time

By Barry

from San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

About Me Avid Gardener

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Super Hot® Compost Starter:

        THis is an excellent product and starts the composting oricess fast.

         
        5.0

        worth the money

        By vernon the beginner

        from Olympia, Wa.

        About Me Getting Started

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Composts Quickly

        Cons

        • Needs Solution Added

        Best Uses

        • Coffee Grounds
        • Ecological Waste Disposal
        • Fertilizer Production
        • Fruit Rinds
        • Kitchen Scraps

        Comments about Super Hot® Compost Starter:

        In cold weather the composting is slower than in warm weather. This product helps the process get started. No significant oder and easy to use.

         
        4.0

        long time user

        By love the earth

        from South Haven, MI

        About Me Avid Gardener

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Composts Quickly
        • Odor Free

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Super Hot® Compost Starter:

            Use to come in 2 bags. Been thankful since its been combined in one bag. Have been using a compost bin for many years now.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Super Hot Compost Starter

            By Cello Pam

            from Cleveland Heights, Ohio

            About Me Avid Gardener

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Composts Quickly

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Coffee Grounds
              • Fruit Rinds
              • Kitchen Scraps
              • Leaves & Brush

              Comments about Super Hot® Compost Starter:

              This compost starter is the missing link in my composting experience. I have been composting for years but found the composting process often rather slow. This is quickly turning my scraps into black gold!

               
              4.0

              Good stuff!

              By mtn sal

              from Pagosa Springs, CO

              About Me Master Gardener

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Composts Quickly
              • Gets Yard Waste Started
              • Starts Wood Chips

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Leaves & Brush

                Comments about Super Hot® Compost Starter:

                This compost starter gets yard waste and wood chips decomposing faster.

                 
                5.0

                This compost starter works great!

                By Jay

                from Harrisburg, PA

                About Me Getting Started

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Composts Quickly
                • It does the job

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Fertilizer Production
                  • Fruit Rinds
                  • Kitchen Scraps
                  • Leaves & Brush

                  Comments about Super Hot® Compost Starter:

                  This certainly does the job and gets the composting going.

                   
                  5.0

                  First Time User

                  By Linda, the new Compost Master

                  from Colebrook, NH

                  About Me Master Gardener

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Composts Quickly

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Super Hot® Compost Starter:

                      In June I followed Gardener's Supply article "Successful Composting Made Easy" (read it more than several times). I added Super Hot Compost Starter, checked the new thermometer temperatures, got it to 140 degrees and ended up with compost just this week. Very excited about it.

                      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      4.0

                      good product

                      By happy camper

                      from Commerce Michigan

                      About Me Getting Started

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Composts Quickly
                      • Odor Free

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Kitchen Scraps

                        Comments about Super Hot® Compost Starter:

                        As a first time composter I was uncertain what to expect from this product. I have a tumbler style composter and am using kitchen vegetable scraps. The product is great, no smell and my scraps are breaking down fast. So far so good. Hope before summers end I can harvest a nice amount of compost to add back to my raised beds.

                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        I would buy this product again and again

                        By Cowboy

                        from Arago Oregon

                        About Me Master Gardener

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Composts Quickly
                        • Odor Free

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Ecological Waste Disposal
                          • Fertilizer Production
                          • Kitchen Scraps

                          Comments about Super Hot® Compost Starter:

                          We use it each time we add something to the compost pile

                          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                           
                          4.0

                          Show Starter

                          By Alcomason

                          from Hesperia, CA

                          About Me Avid Gardener

                          Verified Reviewer

                          Pros

                          • EASY to use
                          • Gets The Compost Going

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Coffee Grounds
                            • Ecological Waste Disposal
                            • Fruit Rinds
                            • Kitchen Scraps
                            • Leaves & Brush

                            Comments about Super Hot® Compost Starter:

                            I pour some of the starter into my composter at the beginning and when it needs a kick. I've tried composting with other products but with no luck. This seems to get it going like it needs to go.

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