Shamrock Irish Moss Peat

Shamrock Irish Moss Peat is produced from high quality Sphagnum Moss Peat. It is a completely natural product, free from any additives and is suitable for all plants. Thoroughly moisten before use, except when using on wet soil.

Ideal for use:

  • Improving soil condition
  • Improving soil structure
  • Healthier plants and lawns
  • Seed beds

Instructions for use

Shamrock Irish Moss Peat - watering plantsSoil conditioning:

A 5cm layer worked into the top 10 - 15 cm improves soil structure, helps sandy soils to retain water and nutrients, opens up heavy soils and creates the right balance between air and moisture.

Planting out roses, shrubs and trees:

Fill the planting hole with equal parts Shamrock Irish Moss Peat and soil to promote root development.

Beds and borders:

A 2cm layer forked into the top 5 - 10cm of soil prior to planting will replace the organic matter used by the previous season’s plants.

Mulching:

Mulching is and attractive and practical way to help suppress weeds and retain soil moisture. I will also help to protect plant roots during extremes of temperature. Apply a 2cm layer to beds and borders in spring.

Lawn laying and upkeep:

When laying new lawns, dig in 5 cm of Shamrock Irish Moss Peat into the top 10 - 15 cm of soil. This ensures ideal conditions for good grass establishment. Established lawns should receive a 1 cm dressing of peat once or twice between September and March to maintain humus levels in the soil.

Other uses:

Shamrock Irish Moss Peat can also be used for seed beds, compost making, crop storage and pet litter.

Advantages of Shamrock Irish Moss Peat:

  • Improves condition and structure of your soil
  • Ensures soil is easy to work
  • Creates an ideal environment for healthier plants and lawns
  • Easy and safe to use