Bio-char or activated charcoal is a soil amendment used in agriculture for the improvement of the soil physical properties, such as water and nutrient retention. The material has high adsorption capability, being a good purificator and filtrator. It increases productivity and prevents foliar and soil-borne diseases.
Medium particle bio-char
Better used for: containered plants with depleted soils
Storage Conditions: Keep away from fire. Keep in dry
and ventilated areas. Keep out of reach of children.
Don’t keep in direct sunlight.
Terms of validity: Unlimited
How to use:
- Add activated charcoal chips to the potting composition in order to get to the right density for the plant you want to transplant and mix well.
- Use the mixture to transplant mature plants with an increased nutritive need or plants that come from a stressfull environment (low light, low humidity, independent factors etc.).
- Water well. Repeat in the next days, following the plant characteristics.