Longwood Plantation

office (912) 857-4571
longwood@planters.net
1549 Pryor Road Newington, GA 30446

 

 

LONGWOOD PLANTATION PRIME PEAT AND COMPOSTING

 

    

THE SOURCE FOR PRIME PEAT AND COMPOST PLUS

APPLICATION RATES FOR COMPOST PLUS

 
TURF ESTABLISHMENT / SOD INSTALLATION/ SOIL RENOVATION
Incorporate 1 to 3 inches of COMPOST PLUS  into the top 4 to 6 inches of
soil (3-9 cu yds/1000 sq ft). Use higher rate for less fertile soil.
TURF MAINTENANCE / TOPDRESSING
Broadcast 1/3 inch of COMPOST PLUS   (approximately 1 cu yd/1000 sq ft) on established
 turf and rake in. For best results aerate soil prior to topdressing.
FLOWER BEDS / TOPDRESSING
Mix or rototill 1 to 3 inches of COMPOST PLUS into the soil prior to planting.
TREE AND SHRUB PLANTING
Uniformly mix COMPOST PLUS  with existing soil and use at a rate of 25% COMPOST PLU
S
   to 75% soil and use as backfill for trees and shrubs
SHRUB MAINTENANCE / MULCHING
Spread COMPOST PLUS   2 to 3 inches thick over planting areas or individual plant pits.
FIELD NURSERY PRODUCTION 
Incorporate 2 to 3 inches of COMPOST PLUS into the top 4 to 6 inches of soil.
Test soil pH levels where ericaceous crops are grown.