Westland Cacti & Succulent Potting Mix contains just the right level of nutrients with added grit and sand for excellent drainage.

  • For strong healthy plants
  • Specialist blend
  • Added grit & sand for optimum drainage
  • Contains water-retaining Seramis

Cacti & Succulent potting Mix 4ltr

€4.99Price
    • Water plant well and allow to drain
    • Choose a pot around 3-5cm larger than the old one with drainage holes
    • Place a layer of potting mix in the bottom of the new pot and carefully remove the plant from its pot
    • Holding it upright and in the middle of the pot,carefully fill with potting mix around the sides until the pot is full
    • Tap the pot to settle the mix.  Water well

    Sowing Seeds

    • Fill seed tray with potting mix. Water thoroughly using a fine rose
    • then allow to drain for several hours. Succulent seeds are very
    • small so just press them into the moist potting mix.
    • Cover the tray with glass or a clear polythene bag to retain
    • moisture, keep in a warm place but out of direct sunlight.
    • Pot on seedlings when large enough to handle

    Potting and Re-Potting

    Seedlings

    • Fill the pot or seed tray with potting mix and level off.
    • Prick off seedlings into holes
    • Gently firm the potting mix, add a little more if necessary and water in

    Cuttings

    • Rooted cuttings should be potted on into individual pots or containers, taking care with fragile roots.
    • For larger cuttings half fill a pot, place the plant in position and fill around the roots with potting mix
    • Gently firm mix and water well.

    Re-potting

    • best advised during the growing season.
    • Water the plant and allow to drain before removing carefully from the pot using folded paper to protect your hands against spikes
    • Put a layer of potting mix in the new pot and sit the plant on it
    • Fill the rest of the pot with potting mix, firming lightly around the root ball
    • Do not water for a few days to prevent rotting of damaged roots

    Feeding

    • Westland Cacti and Succulent Potting Mix will supply your plant with all the nutrients they need for strong, healthy growth during
    • the first 4–6 weeks
    • After that, feed them at two-three week intervals during the growing season with Westland Cacti and Succulent Feed

    Watering

    • Westland Cacti and Succulent Potting Mix will supply your plants with all the nutrients they need for strong, healthy growth during the first 4–6 weeks
    • After that, feed them at two-three week intervals during the growing season with Westland Cacti and Succulent Feed.