Monty Don using Ericaceous wool compost - BBC TV Gardeners’ World

Posted Wednesday, 11 July 2018, 10.41am

When Monty Don wants a special compost to plant a Chinese Dogwood in a pot that will give good drainage, neutral to acid soil and plenty of nutrients, what does he use? He makes up a bespoke mix including his own garden compost, leaf mould, grit – and ericaceous wool-based compost! topped off with composted bracken. As he says “Don’t scrimp on the compost”. To watch the clip click here and move the cursor to 2:00. Our Wool Compost Ericaceous can be bought here and our Lakeland Gold can be bought here.

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