Ezy-Wet Water Storing Crystals 700g Richgro Wetting Agent Soil Wetter Pot CRF
It also contains the All Purpose Controlled Release Fertiliser (CRF) for extended feeding.
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Ezi-Wet Water Storage Crystals are very powerful "moisture retainers", they suck up and hold moisture in the soil and store water for plants to use for up to 3 weeks.
- Waters plants for up to 3 weeks
- Replenish themselves at each watering
- Contains a 6 months feed controlled release fertiliser
- Swell to many times their weight with the addition of water.
- Plants can then draw water from the crystals, using only the amount they require.
- Can hold enough water for 21 days supply.
- Watering becomes more effective and less frequent.
Established potted or garden plants:
Poke holes into potting mix or drip line to depth of the root zone. Pour a small amount of crystals into each hole. Water in thoroughly then top up with potting mix.
Apply 10g per sqm, lay turf and then water
For dry and sandy areas, add 50g per sqm and rake it in.
Potted plants & hanging baskets:
Measure out desired of Easy Wetter Water Crystals and mix it with potting mix around the roots of the plant. Water thouroughly to expand. Rewater 2 hours later to ensure crystals are fully charged.
Pot sizeWater Crystals
25-30 cm1 teaspoon
35 cm2 teaspoons
40 cm3 teaspoons
Bigger pots or troughs1 teaspoon per 5 litres of potting mix
Pre-hydrate into wet gel by mixing one heaped teaspoon in 750 mL water. Leave for 1 hour before mixing into approx. 5 L of potting mix. The use rate can be increased to two teaspoons per 5 L of potting mix for hanging baskets and other water stress prone plants.