Peat Moss

Healthy grass roots need four to eight inches of soil for good growth. Without it, grass plants won't develop adequate root systems. A soil that's high in organic matter is ideal for growing grass. The best organic matter to add is shapnum peat moss, a natural, organic soil conditioner. Its unique cell structure helps regulate moisture and air around plant roots, creating ideal growing conditions, however careful and professional application would be best. Peat moss:

• Aerates plant roots by loosening heavy soil.
• Adds body to sandy soil.
• Save water by absorbing and holding moisture.
• Reduces leaching of nutrients present in or added to the soil, releasing them slowly over time.

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