PRO-MIX HP BIOFUNGICIDE

HP - high porosity

With its high perlite content, PRO-MIX HP provides a great growing environment to growers looking for a significant drainage capacity, increased air porosity and lower water retention. The added benefit of fibrous peat moss and coarse perlite makes this formulation ideal for growers who require a superior-quality product adapted to their needs for watering flexibility and crop seasonality.

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Crops

  • Annuals
  • Foliage plants
  • Potted flowering plants
  • Greenhouse vegetables
  • Young plant propagation
  • Vegetable transplants
  • Indoor gardening

Benefits

  • Dries out more frequently than general purpose, peat‑based mixes
  • Well suited for low-light growing conditions and high humidity
  • Less difficult to overwater crops
  • Reduces incidence of water related problems (root diseases, algae and fungus gnats)
  • Holds less water for improved leaching of fertilizer salts during crop cycle

Certifications

  • VeriFlora® is an agricultural sustainability certification and eco-labeling program recognized as the gold-standard in the floriculture and horticulture industries.

Active Ingredients

BIOFUNGICIDE*

*BIOFUNGICIDE is only available in the USA

  • Protects against damping-off, crown and root rots caused by Fusarium, Pythium and Rhizoctonia
  • Enhances germination
  • Increases plant growth
  • Reduces risk of pathogens delevoping resistance to chemical fungicides
  • Ensures a broad spectrum of action against diseases
JoAnn Peery Horticulture Specialist

Advice from our specialist

Whether you require low moisture retention or prefer a high percentage of perlite, PRO-MIX HP is the choice of many growers for specialty crops, like poinsettias and flowering potted plants, or rooting cuttings.  PRO-MIX HP provides the highest air porosity of all of the PRO-MIX blends with good moisture retention. During the winter months, many growers use this blend because of the low light intensity and short day length.

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Ingredients

  • SPHAGNUM PEAT MOSS (65-75%) ?

    Canadian Sphagnum peat moss is a natural, organic matter that comes from a peat bog. This primary resource is carefully harvested by vacuum harvesters. Peat moss comes in various fibrosity and levels of decomposition. Once carefully graded, peat moss assures that qualities of each grade are optimized for based on grower and uses for a final product reaching high quality requirements.

  • PERLITE ?

    Perlite is an alumino-silicate ore of volcanic origin. The raw ore is crushed, graded and screened in various particle sizes. Perlite has a high total-porosity and improves drainage and air porosity.

  • LIMESTONE ?

    Used to adjust pH to optimum range. Also a source of Calcium and Magnesium.

  • WETTING AGENT ?

    A wetting agent is a substance that reduces the surface tension of water, allowing water to penetrate and uniformly wet growing media.

  • BIOFUNGICIDE ?

    Biofungicide is a naturally occurring strain of bacteria called Bacillus subtilis (MBI 600). This bacterium enhances plant growth and combats harmful organisms such as Fusarium, Pythium and Rhizoctonia.

Documents and specifications

Code Size (Regional availability may vary) Units per pallet Weight
20282RG 2.8 cu ft Loose 57 25 - 35 lb
20382RG 3.8 cu ft Comp. 30 60 - 75 lb
20282RG
Size (Regional availability may vary) 2.8 cu ft Loose
Units per pallet 57
Weight 25 - 35 lb
20382RG
Size (Regional availability may vary) 3.8 cu ft Comp.
Units per pallet 30
Weight 60 - 75 lb