Hands down the best compost/garden soil in the Tampa Bay area. Our 50/50 Mix is perfect for your large pots, or raised beds. Just add your favorite organic fertilizers, and soil amendments. Or you can follow our formula (scroll down), that we use in all of our garden istalls.
** BULK SOIL** (sold by the cubic yard) is delivery only!** delivery fees for 1 to 8 cubic yards, depending on your ZIP code, average around $120. The average delivery fee for 9 to 20 cubic yards, is $180. The maximum load per order is 20 cubic yards. If you would like more than that you would need to make a separate order. If you would like to order additional items with your bulk soil, it is also recommended that you put those on a separate order. Do not use one of the accelerated checkout options from the cart, go to check out, otherwise the system will not calculate your volume discount. If you would like to use one of those payment options (PayPal, etc.) you will have another opportunity from the payment page.
1.5 cuft bags are also available. There is a toggle to go between buying by the cubic yard, and buying by the bag, on the product page. We fill soil bag orders on Wednesday mornings.
It takes 18) 1.5 cubic foot bags to make one cubic yard. Orders for bagged soil, can be picked up. If you would like to order more than 18 bags, it is recommended that you consider a bulk soil order for delivery.
Get our specially blended bulk garden soil, delivered right to your driveway, or pick up small quantities from our shop (online orders only). One cubic yard equals 27 cubic feet. The box store's bagged garden soil is in 1 or 1.5 cubic foot bags, and costs about $6.00 to $12.00. That means 1 cubic yard of bagged soil from The Big Box store will cost you about $115 to $210. Please consider that if the delivery fee seems too high. You are still saving money. Please understand that we do not make money on the delivery fee. This is a straight through cost to our delivery driver. Buy in bulk, not only for a superior product with a huge savings, but for a greater convenience as well. The more you buy, the more you will save. If you go to check out, and do not have a shipping option then we do not service your area. Please call 813-803-0024 if you have any questions
DIRECTIONS FOR USE (Secret Formula for raised beds)
Before planting, apply 3lbs of 5-6-6 with 1.5lbs of 12-0-0 for starter gardens, in our 50/50 Compost/Garden Soil, raised bed mix. Mix thoroughly/verticaly into the top 3-4 inches. If the soil is like giant oak logs in a fire, then these granular fertilizers are like the small sticks and logs to your fire.
(Per 32sqft) using just the Compost Plus at 4oz w/1-2 gallons of water, per week, for 2-4 weeks. Example: If feeding 1 time per week, then 4oz per 32sq ft. If feeding 2x per week then 2oz, and if feeding 4x per week, than 1oz. Essentialy, use the same amount of product per week. More dilute more often is definitely better. Use however much water you can comfortably spread the product out in 32 ft². Do this, for the 1st 2 to 4 weeks after planting. You will know when to stop. Use Compost Plus again during the growing season, if fast growth is what you need from your plants.
(Per 32sqft) Every 2 months, apply Micros Plus (2oz) and Capacity Plus (4oz) with 1-2 gallons of water. It's applying every month then go at half the rate.
Re-apply 1/8 to 1/4 of the original application of 5-6-6 every 45 to 90 days or as needed until the end of the growing cycle.