WHAT IS PEAT MOSS

Sphagnum peat moss is a natural, ecological soil conditioner, that regulates air and moisture around plant improved and efficient growing conditions. Peat moss usually is compared to a sponge, because of the unique cellular structure and attributes consisting of large cavities that can easily absorb water and air.

BENEFITS OF PEAT MOSS

  • SAVING WATER Peat moss can retain to 20 times its weight of water
  • IMPROVING CLAY SOIL Peat moss loosens up and ventilates this type of soil
  • BINDING SANDY SOIL Peat moss helps to create structure for sandy soil and preserve moisture and necessary nutrients
  • PROTECTING SOIL Peat moss protects soil from hardening and adds many organic materials to soil
  • IMPROVING COMPOST QUALITY Peat moss speeds up the composting processes, controls water and air in the compost, and reduces odours
  • REDUCING LEACHING Peat moss releases nutrients slowly and gradually over time, therefore, reducing the amounts of chemical fertilizer use

PEAT MOSS FROM LATVIA IS CONSIDERED TO BE ONE OF THE BEST QUALITY IN THE WORLD

Our specific location of our peat moss fields and factories, and climate, allows the peat to receive all the necessary ingredients, to result into a superb product. Our unique position on the map results into unique and very qualitative peat products, that can be used for many practises and is used all around the world. We at HORTIMED specialize in the highest quality harvesting processes as well as continuous improvements for successful and valuable product creation and progress.

NATURAL PEAT SPECIFICATIONS

Available Bag Sizes

250, 300 and 6000 Liters bags

MOISTURE

40%-60%

Ph Level

2,5-4,5

EC Level

< 0.2 mS/cm

Natural white milled peat

RAW1

0-5 mm

RAW2

0-10 mm

RAW3

0-20 mm

RAW4

0-40 mm

RAW5

5-20 mm

RAW6

10-20 mm

RAW7

20-40 mm

RAW8

40-100 mm

NATURAL BLACK MILLED PEAT

RAWB1

0-5 mm

RAWB2

0-20 mm

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