Model # 85278430

Internet #204502292

Store SKU #809383

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Miracle-Gro

Sphagnum Peat Moss

  • Helps to lighten potting and seeding mixes
  • For use in both indoor and outdoor container plants
  • Retains moisture to help plants require less watering
$ 4 78
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Product Overview

  • Helps to lighten potting and seeding mixes
  • For use in both indoor and outdoor container plants
  • Retains moisture to help plants require less watering
Grow stronger plants with Miracle-Gro Sphagnum Peat Moss. Enriched with Miracle-Gro Plant Food, the mix helps promote strong root development. Plus, its unique water-holding capabilities help plants require less watering. Use it in container plants and in-ground plants.
  • Lightens heavy potting mixes and native soil
  • Enriched with Miracle-Gro plant food
  • Helps promote strong root development
  • Unique water-holding capabilities help plants require less frequent watering
  • For use in-containers and in-ground

Product Overview

  • Helps to lighten potting and seeding mixes
  • For use in both indoor and outdoor container plants
  • Retains moisture to help plants require less watering
Model #: 85278430
Sku #: 809383
Internet #: 204502292

Grow stronger plants with Miracle-Gro Sphagnum Peat Moss. Enriched with Miracle-Gro Plant Food, the mix helps promote strong root development. Plus, its unique water-holding capabilities help plants require less watering. Use it in container plants and in-ground plants.

  • Lightens heavy potting mixes and native soil
  • Enriched with Miracle-Gro plant food
  • Helps promote strong root development
  • Unique water-holding capabilities help plants require less frequent watering
  • For use in-containers and in-ground

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Specifications

Details

Bag Weight (lb.)
2
Organic
No
Soil Amendment Type
Peat Moss

Specifications

Details

Bag Weight (lb.)
2
Organic
No
Soil Amendment Type
Peat Moss

Questions & Answers

Can this Ben mixed with miracle grow all purpose potting soil?

Can this Ben mixed with miracle grow all purpose potting soil?
Asked by: Briel
I have mixed it with potting soil but highly suggest if it is for a real acid loving plant like azaleas, Miracle Grow offers an organic mix used for plants in a pea green color bag that I have found to be particularly good. Both capture and hold moisture - both the MiracleGrow peat moss and the organic soil. HD has it and I have now use it exclusively with all my plantings especially for defense against the hot S Fl sun. Here is a picture of the bag
Answered by: Gregg
Date published: 2019-05-15

I need this measurement in Cubic Feet. Please convert this to the same unit of measurement used f...

I need this measurement in Cubic Feet. Please convert this to the same unit of measurement used for other garden fillers.
Asked by: whatever
They try to confuse us with different units so you don't realize that they are over charging you. HD sells THREE CU FT for $12. Oh and to the "expert" Gregg above - your long-winded reply DIDN'T answer the question at all.
Answered by: donjaime
Date published: 2019-02-27

what is the ph of this product?

what is the ph of this product?
Asked by: jimmy
Do not know discreetly what its pH is for this product but I know it is for acid loving plants. Since Azaleas are one of the highest acid loving plants I know of, I would assume it was reasonably high. As a suggestion, to get your accurate answer, I would contact Miracle Grow
Answered by: Gregg
Date published: 2019-05-15

Can I use this to lower my aquarium PH?

Can I use this to lower my aquarium PH?
Asked by: Bob
Only if you really hate your fish
Answered by: rpp
Date published: 2018-09-20
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Customer Reviews

Sphagnum Peat Moss is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 38.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Warning Carnivorous Plant Growers! When someone is looking for a soil amendment, you want that product, and not other stuff added to it. This product has Miracle-Gro fertilizer in it, and is not just peat moss. If I wanted a product with fertilizer in it, I would buy a regular potting soil mix. Miracle-Gro peat moss is the most common peat moss available nationwide in small bags. More people have killed their Venus Flytraps and other carnivorous plants such as pitcher plants and sundews, which are sometimes sold at Home Depot Stores, with this product than any other way when trying to transplant one of these plants. Currently, the only way to get peat moss without fertilizer in it is to buy a 2 cubic foot bale which is impractical for someone trying to transplant a small plant. Coir is not a substitute due to the high salt content. Miracle-Gro could instantly have a new set of customers if they offered a "Fertilizer-Free" product. If you're trying to transplant a Venus Flytrap, Don't use this Product!
Date published: 2014-06-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 5 Star Review Rating provided by a verified purchaser
Date published: 2019-03-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from HELPS KEEP THE PLANTS ALIVE.... HELPS KEEP THE PLANTS ALIVE.
Date published: 2019-03-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It made my plants happy ... It made my plants happy
Date published: 2019-03-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great addition to pots... Great addition to pots
Date published: 2019-04-09
Rated 1 out of 5 by from LARGE INDOOR PLANTING PROJECT DOWN THE DRAIN BECAUSE OF MIRACLE GRO POTTING MIXES I am not a novice gardener, especially when it comes to houseplants. I worked on a large indoor planting project in December. After much time researching plants for the environment, lighting requirements, care, soil requirements, etc., I had to select from the Miracle Gro family as this is all they ever have offered at Lowe's or Home Depot (purchased at both places). I purchased and used the following: - Moisture Control Potting Mix - Sphagnum Peat Moss - African Violet Mix - Orchid Potting Mix The first 3 mixes all indelibly had the same issue in that they were INFESTED with FUNGUS GNATS and the FUNGUS that causes "DAMPING" on the plants (stems basically shrivel up at the soil line and until it falls over and dies). Had I opened the bag and discovered the gnats I would have taken them back right away (fungus gnats have a 28 day larvae cycle). Within a week or two of planting, the infestation made itself known and only got worse from there. 17 out of 17 plants have suffered the fungus gnat infestation and re-potting with newly purchased soil doesn't make any difference (ask me how I know).16 out of the 17 have suffered from damping off, and all have either died or suffered so much that they are on their way out. Note: I tried to make my own soil mix using Miracle Gro's Perlite, Vermiculite, and another medium and have had no luck in restoring these plants. Even their vermiculite is lousy and nothing like the vermiculite I used to get years ago.This was a LARGE project and a lot of money was invested in the plants and these horrible soils all for nothing. The plants are stressed to the point of death or have died. The orchid mix was so large and coarse that the orchid died in no time, the wood chunks were huge and not moderately sized such as you see in most pre-potted orchids. I seriously fault Miracle Gro for their POOR QUALITY and SELECTION of so-called soils. I WILL NOT be buying anything of theirs ever again. People should not have to COOK their soil or shock treat it with insecticides just to have normal houseplants. I also fault Home Depot and Lowe's both for having NOTHING BUT this BRAND available for purchase in the varying mediums.
Date published: 2015-03-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Product is great but I would love to see it available in larger bags here in S FL...I know the pr... Product is great but I would love to see it available in larger bags here in S FL...I know the product exists but those small bags are more costly and labor intensive and cause more environmental waste...I would love to have it shipped to me but each time I try, I am not allowed in this area.
Date published: 2017-11-01
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Be aware that this peat has fertilizer mixed in!! This makes it harmful for many applications whe... Be aware that this peat has fertilizer mixed in!! This makes it harmful for many applications where fertilizer is not needed/wanted. I can't find it on the website, but I just bought a 44 lb. block of pure peat (not the coco stuff) at Home Depot (in person) for $10. Much better deal than this stuff (that's not a typo above- 44 lb for $10!!) and no fertilizer.
Date published: 2017-02-03
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