To improve existing soil in your garden or for creating new beds & borders then Westland Nutrient Rich Top Soil is ideal for a high-quality finish.
This high-performance soil with added slow-release nutrients is also perfect for general lawn preparation & repairs such as levelling lawns, making it the ideal accompaniment for your
general garden use.
- High nutrient topsoil
- Perfect for adding organic goodness
- Rejuvenates existing soil
- Helps retain moisture & nutrients
How to Use
Help improve poor soil in your garden by mixing 50:50 with Nutrient-Rich Top Soil and digging in. This will increase the soils
nutrient content, improve soil structure and add humus helping to rejuvenate the soil
Creating new beds and borders
When creating a new bed in your garden you may find yourself short of soil. Use Westland Nutrient Rich Top Soil to increase the volume, depth and nutrient level of soil for your new bed, giving your plants and trees the perfect start for quick establishment
Building up beds and borders
Top Soil can be used to rejuvenate beds which have depleted over the years. Place a 7-10 cm layer on beds and borders prior
to planting or in thinner layers around existing plants. The fresh soil provides a rich supply of organic matter acting as a fresh
source of nutrition for new and established plants.
Lawn preparation and levelling
Westland Nutrient Rich Top Soil is ideal for preparing new lawns and for levelling and revitalising existing lawns.
• Lawn Preparation: Use Westland Nutrient Rich Top Soil to cover the top 3-4 cm of the lawn area and level using the straight edge of a wooden baton and spirit level.
Top Tip: For the best result cover the finished area with a thin layer of Westland Gro-Sure® Lawn Seeding Soil (1-2 cm) and sow lawn seed into this layer to guarantee germination and establishment of the lawn.
Levelling Lawns: To fill in and level depressions in the lawn cut a cross shape in the turf and peel back from the hollow. Fill the hollows to the required level with Top Soil and cover with the turf again.
Making compost mixes
It can be mixed with Westland composts to provide individual blends of soils and composts to meet your specific requirements. Use with potting composts to improve the nutrient and water holding capacity. It also adds weight to the compost mixture where stability in pots is important.
- Store in a dry frost-free place away from weed killers and other garden chemicals
- Reseal bag after use
- Rework soil between hands before use to reconstitute
- Use in a well-ventilated place and avoid breathing in dust
- Always wear gloves when gardening and then wash hands after use