The Westland houseplant potting compost mix is easy to use, access and store. It contains all the essential nutrients for healthy growth and greener leaves.
Added perlite promote an open, porous soil structure that supports your plant’s root zone. Perlite helps to avoid soil compaction and supports strong root growth. It works to increase airflow and humidity to create a beneficial microclimate. Seramis® provides water management as it absorbs and slowly releases water and dissolved nutrients.
The slimline, resealable pouch is designed to stand upright so it is easy to find on shelves or any cupboard or where space is tight.
It is a good idea to repot houseplants when they lose vitality or outgrow smaller pots. Plants will eventually deplete the nutrients in the potting medium and start to look worse for wear. To reinvigorate them, repot them or replenish the pots with fresh, nutrient-rich potting compost.
The following procedure helps you to pot and re-pot your houseplants:
Westland Houseplant Potting Mix contains sufficient nutrients to feed plants for approximately six weeks. After this period, feed every second watering in the active growing season during the spring and summer and every fourth watering in the winter.
One of the main causes of houseplants failing is under and overwatering.
Overwatering or poor drainage will result in plants sitting in water and will stunt plant growth and prevent air movement around the roots. It will lead to increased risk of pests and diseases like root rot, leaf yellowing and total loss or a shortened flowering period.
Do not allow the compost to dry out completely as this can cause damage to the plant and cause plant stress. During the summer, the best way to ensure your plants have adequate water available, regularly check your compost to see if it is still moist (less frequently in the cooler months).
The following advice intends to give you some pointers for better houseplants:
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