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Kellogg Garden Organics 1.5 cu. ft. Patio Plus Premium Outdoor Potting Mix
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Kellogg Garden Organics

1.5 cu. ft. Patio Plus Premium Outdoor Potting Mix

  • OMRI-listed Organic Premium Potting Mix
  • Perfect for Outdoor Container Gardening
  • Ideal for Annuals, Perennials, Vegetables & Herbs

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Kellogg Garden Organics Patio Plus Premium Outdoor Potting Mix is an organic potting soil that is a perfect blend for all of your annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs, hanging baskets and raised beds. Patio Plus is ready to use with no mixing required. It contains added fertilizers such as bat guano, poultry manure, and kelp meal, providing an excellent soil environment for plants. This great soil environment retains moisture, requiring less watering, as well as added fertilizer to help your plants thrive. Just mix in with your native soil. Kellogg Garden Organics Patio Plus is listed with the Organic Review Materials Institute (OMRI), the leading, independent third party accreditor of the USDA’s National Organic Program (NOP). OMRI verifies the ingredients all the way from the source so you can feel confident Patio Plus is proven organic. Patio Plus has a 100% satisfaction guarantee ensuring your plants will be bigger, brighter, and healthier. Kellogg Garden Products has been a family owned and operated manufacturer of quality organic soils and fertilizers since 1925. We use natural ingredients found locally. And because Patio Plus is proven organic, there are no harmful synthetic chemicals. Enjoy container gardening – organically, with Kellogg Garden Organics Patio Plus.

  • Ready-to-use-no mixing
  • With added fertilizers: bat guano, poultry manure and kelp meal
  • Bigger, brighter plants - guaranteed
  • 100% satisfaction guaranteed
  • OMRI Listed
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What plant should I grow in it

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September 4, 2016
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Patio Plus is perfect for Annuals, Perennials, Vegetables & Herbs.
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September 3, 2016
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You can use this soil for Annuals, Perennials, Vegetables & Herbs.
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Does this product contain human waste(biosolids), sometimes it smells bad

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March 1, 2016
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The contents of this potting mix are aged recycled forest products, aged rice hulls, composted poultry manure, perlite, peat moss, hydrolyzed feather meal, dehydrated poultry manure, dolomite & oyster shell limes (as pH adjusters), bat guano, kelp meal, worm castings.
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March 1, 2016
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Patio Plus, like all Kellogg Garden Organic products, does not contain any biosolids. Biosolids are not approved for use in organic soils. Please see our website www.kellogggarden.com for more information on our third party accreditor OMRI (the Organic Materials Review Institute) who insure that all of our products live up to the organic standard. The odor you are experiencing is most likely from the Read More
Patio Plus, like all Kellogg Garden Organic products, does not contain any biosolids. Biosolids are not approved for use in organic soils. Please see our website www.kellogggarden.com for more information on our third party accreditor OMRI (the Organic Materials Review Institute) who insure that all of our products live up to the organic standard. The odor you are experiencing is most likely from the poultry manure used in our soil, which is an excellent source of nutrients for plants. The odor should dissipate after a week or two. Happy gardening!
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Has anyone tried this mix in an earthbox?

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I want to try gardening using the earthbox concept but am having trouble finding the type growing media they recommend. If anyone has tried this mix in an earthbox I would like to hear how it worked for you.
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Yes, last season, I used this potting mix in my City Pickers (very similar to Earthbox) for tomatoes and peppers and had very good results. As the Kellogg Garden rep mentioned, you'd want to increase water retention by mixing in some coir. (I might be willing to try the Moisture Pro mix they recommend, if I could find it. HD doesn't appear to sell it.) I think I used approximately 1 part coir to 3 parts Read More
Yes, last season, I used this potting mix in my City Pickers (very similar to Earthbox) for tomatoes and peppers and had very good results. As the Kellogg Garden rep mentioned, you'd want to increase water retention by mixing in some coir. (I might be willing to try the Moisture Pro mix they recommend, if I could find it. HD doesn't appear to sell it.) I think I used approximately 1 part coir to 3 parts potting mix. This season, I think I'm going to add some pine fines (fine cut bark mulch) to the mix for greater porosity. Read Less
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February 16, 2016
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The earthbox garden system appears to work well with potting mixes that are well-balanced with perlite for good drainage and peat moss and coir for moisture retention. We have not heard feedback from anyone who has used Kellogg Garden Organic Patio Plus Potting Mix. It does contain peat moss and perlite, but does not contain any coir. Another organic alternative may be Kellogg Garden Organics Moisture Read More
The earthbox garden system appears to work well with potting mixes that are well-balanced with perlite for good drainage and peat moss and coir for moisture retention. We have not heard feedback from anyone who has used Kellogg Garden Organic Patio Plus Potting Mix. It does contain peat moss and perlite, but does not contain any coir. Another organic alternative may be Kellogg Garden Organics Moisture Pro. It contains perlite and peat, as well as coir for additional moisture retention. Read Less
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What is the mixture??

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On the back of the bag, the ingredients are listed in order, from greatest to least amount. (recycled forest products, rice hulls, composted poultry manure, perlite, peat moss, hydrolyzed feather meal, dehydrated poultry manure, dolomite & oyster shell lime (as pH adjuster), bat guano, kelp meal, bat guano).
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Rated 3.6 out of 5 by 30 reviewers.
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by What a joke This is organic, one of the only ones you can find these days at a chain store. I purchased 8 bags of this to put in pots and large raised wooden planters. l Iost a lot of plants to this horrible stuff, found it was WAY too wet. I dug out all my plants and mixed in perlite and replanted and re started seeds. It is still way too wet and I am not watering. I live in fort worth and we have had rain with nice breaks in between and sunshine. It is so bad, when I dumped a pot it smelled like swamp! I lost my plants, they were yellow and stunted and stressed to the point of disease. I wouldn't use this to fill in holes my dogs dig! May 22, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by One of the best soils Patio Plus is a really excellent soil with a heavy bark content. Bark doesn't break down as fast as peat, so your soil lasts a lot longer before needing to be replaced. If you're choosing between this and Miracle Gro, definitely choose Patio Plus. The picture is of my dozens of blackberries and raspberries planted in 15 gallon bags and Patio Plus. They were only baby bareroots just a few months ago, now they're over 6ft tall and packed with berries. June 16, 2015
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Super easy to purchase online and have waiting at the store! I am using this product in conjunction with Kellogg's Raised Bed and Potting mix, as well as some coir mixed in to lighten the mix for my containers, as I am physically disabled and must use a medical scooter to get around now. I am using both standard plastic containers as well as plastic grow bags. I like the fact that I don't have to go to the store to pick out what I want/need, it's all right there on the website with detailed descriptions as well. It makes it sooo much easier for me that way! I'm having a pretty good season right now, yes, in parts of AZ we can grow quite a few veggies and herbs as we have pretty mild winters in the Phoenix Metro area. I do have to say, will all the things that are inside this soil, it appears to be pretty nice soil. I do have to say also that I will not be getting any more of the "Raised Bed and Potting Mix" that Kellogg makes as it had a fine coating of mold on the soil when I opened the bag and I've had a lot of problems with fungus gnats since using it. I've had to spray with Neem oil several times already, which seems to help. But they keep coming back. Generally I like the product line from Kellogg's. Very good price as well. December 17, 2014
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Premium odor :) Bought it yesterday in store. I like the texture of this soil as it will give good drainage. Though I will mix whatever left in bag with different soil next time . What I did not like about it was very strong odor - it smells like manure and chemicals all together. It is too strong to me. I planted rose yesterday and now I can not sit on patio without felling this strong smell. I used to buy this soil before and I do not remember it having this problem. I wonder how long it will take for this smell to fade away. February 28, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Kills Everything My wife tried planting some dill, tomato, and basil starts in the Patio Plus, as opposed to mixing our own soil, as we normally do. The first thing I noticed about the soil mix was how woody it is. Through my years of gardening, I have repeatedly heard warnings about using woody mulches and soil mixes, as wood that isn't aged enough locks up Nitrogen, a VERY necessary nutrient for growing plants. Everything she planted in the Kellogg mix sprouted, then stunted. And stayed like that for almost a month, without growing at all, until we scrapped it and went with our own organic soil mix, which has always worked wonders for us, if we're not being too lazy to mix! But, my own is what I'll be sticking with from now on....Aurora Green Fields soil mix is great stuff, too! March 4, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by I Love This Stuff! I have been buying and using this product since I discovered it a couple of years ago. It is a great value, is useable right from the bag and grew some terrific vegetables and herbs. I have found nothing else this good anywhere close to the same price. The organic goodies in it will feed your plants for several weeks with no added fertilizers. April 28, 2013
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Did well I'm a first time vegetable gardener. I used the Patio Plus potting soil to grow some Jalapeños, Poblano Peppers, Bell Peppers, and three types of Tomatoes (Sweet 100, Bush & Celebrity), in five gallon buckets. I was pleased with the results. They all did well. Good yield. I plan on using it again. October 2, 2012
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great product and amazing value! I've purchased dozens of bags of Patio Plus over the past few years. The blend is always pretty consistent and I've had great success with flowers and vegetables. The price for a certified organic product is amazing and it has premium organic fertilizers in the mix like worm castings and kelp meal that the other brands don't have. The comparable potting mix at my local independent nursery is easily three times the price. Last year I stood a bag of this on end, poked a few holes in the bottom and planted a tomato plant right in the bag. That plant produced MORE than the plants in my raised beds! I had to add extra Kellogg granular fertilizer through the growing season, but it worked great. March 28, 2015
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