PRO-MIX BX MYCORRHIZAE
BX - general purpose
PRO‑MIX BX is the solution for growers seeking to benefit from perlite's drainage and aeration capabilities. Combined with high-quality fibrous peat moss, this formulation is ideal for growers looking for a general purpose medium which creates a well-balanced growing environment.
- Foliage plants
- Potted flowering plants
- Vegetable transplants
- Greenhouse vegetables
- This product answers the needs of most growing applications
- Light-weight, low bulk‑density
- High water-holding capacity
- Vermiculite improves nutrient retention
- Premier Tech’s peat moss comes from bogs that are certified under the Veriflora Program. This certification ensures the application of good management principles in all aspects of sustainable development. The criteria include environmental assessment, social engagement, and product quality.
- Improves fertilizer uptake; reduces fertilizer costs
- Increases the resistance of plant to stresses; reduces maintenance costs
- Optimizes results without changing growing practices
- Increased root mass, flower production, plant size, yield
- Improved water uptake and increased drought resistance
Advice from our specialist
Does PRO-MIX BX have nutrients?
Yes, PRO-MIX contains a starter fertilizer to help plants acclimate to a new rooting environment. We strongly recommended to initiate a fertilizer program within 7-10 days after planting. The fertilizer program you select should take into consideration water quality, crop type and the stage of plant growth.
Does PRO-MIX BX have perlite?
Yes, PRO-MIX BX contains perlite.
How do you use BX PRO-MIX?
PRO-MIX BX is a general purpose growing medium that can be used for a wide range of crop types and growing applications. It can be used for different types of bedding plants from packs to pots, hanging baskets, even indoor/outdoor production.
Horticulture Specialist Troy Buechel talks about one of the active ingredients contained in our PRO-MIX growing media: MYCORRHIZAE.
Learn how biological active ingredients work within your potting mix, and how they have a positive impact at every stage of your plant’s life.
Lance Lawson, Horticulture Specialist at Premier Tech Growers and Consumers, is taking part in this Greenhouse Management Webinar titled: Active Ingredients for Growing Media: Worth the Investment.
SPHAGNUM PEAT MOSS (75-85%)
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 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.
Used to adjust pH to optimum range. Also a source of Calcium and Magnesium.
A wetting agent is a substance that reduces the surface tension of water, allowing water to penetrate and uniformly wet growing media.
MYCORRHIZAE - PTB297 TECHNOLOGY
Mycorrhizae - PTB297 Technology is a Biological Growth Enhancer that increases the yield of flower, fruit and vegetable plants by extending the root system to acquire the most of available nutrients in the soil. Mycorrhizae also improve resistance to root diseases and stresses.
Vermiculite is an expanded aluminum-iron, magnesium silicate mineral ore that is mined throughout the world. Vermiculite has a high total-porosity and has good nutrient-holding ability.
Documents and specifications
|Code||Size (Regional availability may vary)||Units per pallet||Weight|
|10281RG||2.8 cu ft Loose||57||25 - 35 lb|
|10381RG||3.8 cu ft Comp.||30||60 - 75 lb|
|10551RG||55 cu ft Comp.*||2||800 - 1050 lb|
|10801RG||80 cu ft Loose||2||700 - 850 lb|
|11351RG||135 cu ft Comp.||1||2200 - 2700 lb|
|* West only|
|Size (Regional availability may vary)||2.8 cu ft Loose|
|Units per pallet||57|
|Weight||25 - 35 lb|
|Size (Regional availability may vary)||3.8 cu ft Comp.|
|Units per pallet||30|
|Weight||60 - 75 lb|
|Size (Regional availability may vary)||55 cu ft Comp.*|
|Units per pallet||2|
|Weight||800 - 1050 lb|
|Size (Regional availability may vary)||80 cu ft Loose|
|Units per pallet||2|
|Weight||700 - 850 lb|
|Size (Regional availability may vary)||135 cu ft Comp.|
|Units per pallet||1|
|Weight||2200 - 2700 lb|
|Size (Regional availability may vary)||* West only|
|Units per pallet|