Mushroom Compost

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Mushroom Compost

Mushroom Compost - We can supply Composts, plants & all aspects of hedging including box hedging within the Chichester Winchester Tangmere Bognor Portsmouth Bournemouth Guildford Andover Southampton Brighton West Sussex Hampshire Surrey Dorset New Forest Greater London Wiltshire areas
Sizes Supplied Price (£) + VAT
45 No. 75Ltr Bags (1 Pallet) £3.75 / bag
Loose Loads 1-3 Cubic Metres POA

Note: Bulk Loads (10m3 Plus) available upon request

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Details / Key Facts

Langley Horticulture’s Mushroom Compost is the most economical cost effective way to condition your soil.  It improves the quality, nutrient value of the soil whilst promoting and improving the growth of decorative or food plants.

The mushroom compost comprises of composted agricultural straw and rotted manure. This results in compost that is light, fluffy, easy to crumble, spread and work with.  Thanks to the compost’s chemical and physical composition, it is perfect for improving the texture of heavy clay soils, or adding humus to nutrient deficient soils. The mushroom compost is also fully steam sterilised prior to leaving the mushroom farm hence, it will not introduce any weeds or other pests into your garden.

Langley Horticulture generally recommend a 50mm soil improvement layer spread over the area to be treated. It should then be forked in or rotavated. With very poor soils, a 75mm layer ought to be considered.

Key Facts

  • Light and easily spreadable
  • Increases your soil’s physical structure
  • Increases the level of organic material within the soil
  • Steam Sterilised & Weed Free
  • Economical Solution
  • Suitable for use by landscaping professionals and home gardeners

Mushroom Compost – pH Level: 6.5 -7, Organic Matter: 66%, Ammonia: 0.26%, Magnesium: 0.4%, Nitrate: 0.08%, Phosphorus: 0.6%, Potassium: 3.1%, Total Nitrogen: 2.4%

Mushroom Compost Benefits

The Mushroom Compost produces a far improved healthier soil, thus creating healthier plants with greater growth rates.

The Mushroom Compost has the following benefits:

  • Improves general soil structure
  • Helps improve root development for plants & shrubs
  • Improves the nutrient uptake and decreases the likelihood of soil borne diseases
  • Reduces the need for additional fertilisers
  • Improves the moisture retention in lighter, sandy soils
  • Increases moisture infiltration and drainage in heavy soils
  • Increased neutralising value helping to keep soil pH stable
  • Improved resistance to soil compaction and erosion

Delivery charges may apply and will be based on the order size and location so, please provide us with as much information when you contact us with your enquiry.

If you would prefer to collect up your order please email to make an appointment.

Please note that payments cannot be made online. A member of staff will call you and take payment over the phone.

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