Add at 10-20% by volume in potting soils for potted plants or apply a 1-inch layer to the bottom of the transplant hole for vegetable and flower transplants. Read more rates and applications
- Improves Germination
- Stimulated Plant Growth
- Increases Water Retention
- Enhances Soil Fertility
- Increases Soil Microbial Activity
- Builds Carbon Reserves in the Soil
When BioChar Source is added to soil, several things happen:
First – beneficial soil microorganisms multiply and interact with plant roots.
Next – these microbes speed up the break-down of crop residues and increase nutrient cycling.
When combined with BioChar Source, the plants, the microbes, and the nutrients all come together to work 24/7 for your garden!
Vegetable Gardens & Flower Beds
Mix 2 cups BioChar Source per sq. ft. of planting row or bed. Work into the top 4-6 inches of existing soil and water in thoroughly.
Mix BioChar Source in at 10-20 % of your potting soil
Vegetable & Flower Transplants
Add a 1-inch layer of BioChar Source to the bottom of the transplant hole, mix with existing soil and water in thoroughly.
Apply 1⁄2” of BioChar Source to bare soil prior to seeding or laying down sod. Work into the top 4-6 inches of the existing soil. Add seed, rake, and water thoroughly. For turf maintenance top dress lawn with 1/8 inch BioChar Source. Rake and water in thoroughly. For building capacity of existing lawns, apply 1/8 inch BioChar Source following plug aeration, slicing or dethatching operations.
Need help with your next growing project or custom soil mix? Please contact us any time to discuss.