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Miracle Gro® expand 'n GRO™ Compressed Planting Mix 0.45 - 0.15 - 0.30

Miracle Gro expand 'n GRO Compressed Planting Mix

Overview & Benefits

    Miracle-Gro® expand 'n GroTM Compressed Planting Mix gives you beautiful, thriving plants in containers or in-ground.

    The small, lightweight bag is easy to carry and store.

    Just add water and the mix expands up to 3 times - right before your eyes.

    When used in ground, expand 'n Gro loosens and aerates native soil for better plant growth. It's all-natural fibers help control moisture by holding 50% more water than basic potting soil and releasing it as plants need it. And it feeds plants for up to 6 months.

Available sizes:

    9.3L, 18.9L
  • How to Use

    Potting Instructions:
    1. Select a pot with a drain hole. Place pot on a saucer.
    2. Fill pot 1/3 full.
    3. Gradually add water and stir. Mix will expand completely when equal parts soil and water are combined.
    4. Plant as usual.

    In Ground Instructions:
    1. Spread a 1" layer of soil over the area to be planted.
    2. Mix with the top 4-6" of native soil.
    3. Plant as usual.
    4. Water plants thoroughly.

  • How often to apply

    Re-pot plants annually. Amend garden beds as needed.

  • Where to Use

    For planting in ground or in containers

  • Coverage Area

    One 9.3L (.33 CF) bag covers 4 square feet in ground or fills two 12" pots
    One 18.9L (.67 CF) bag covers 8 square feet in ground or fills four 12" pots

  • Benefits

    Water Activated. Expands up to 3x.
    Holds 50% more water than basic potting soil.
    Makes native soil up to 40% lighter and creates up to 90% more air space for plant roots to thrive!
    Use anywhere - in pots or in ground.
    Feeds plants for up to 6 months.

  • Cautions

    Keep out of reach of children. Do not ingest. Do not feed to animals. We recommend wearing gardening gloves when using this or other planting materials.

  • Fertilizer Analysis

    0.45 - 0.15 - 0.30

  • Packaging


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