What is a super soil mix?
A “Supersoil” is typically composed of two parts, the first being a “base soil” which is mostly coco coir, sphagnum peat moss, and perlite. After a base soil is created, different amendments are added in the form of anything from Bat Guano to Rock Dust to Fish Bone Meal.
How do you make Subcool super soil?
- 8 large bags of a high-quality organic potting soil with coco fiber and mycorrhizae (i.e., your base soil)
- 25 to 50 lbs of organic worm castings.
- 5 lbs steamed bone meal.
- 5 lbs Bloom bat guano.
- 5 lbs blood meal.
- 3 lbs rock phosphate.
- ¾ cup Epson salts.
- ½ cup sweet lime (dolomite)
How do you mix super soil?
How do you make Subcool’s super soil?
- 8 ten-pound bags of organic potting soil of the highest quality your budget will allow.
- Up to 50 pounds of earthworm castings.
- Approximately 5 pounds each of fish meal, bat guano, and blood meal.
- About 3 pounds of rock phosphate.
- 1 cup of dolomite lime.
- 3/4 cup of Epsom salts.
Is Super soil any good?
Super Soil is a very nutrient-dense soil concentrate, so you never want to plant directly into the mixture or you risk subjecting your plant to nutrient burn. Super soil can be a lot of work to get it set up, but for the growers who choose this method, the benefits are well worth it.
What’s the recipe for subcool super soil?
The Super Soil Recipe Breakdown. If you have been reading about cultivating indoors with organic soil then you’ve heard of SubCool’s Super Soil. I admit to starting with this mix and thought I was really doing something special when I first went for it.
What can I add to my Super soil mix?
Some things to add to your soil include: 1 Worm castings 2 Coffee grounds and/or tea leaves 3 Eggshells 4 Vegetable and fruit peels 5 Compost 6 Coco coir 7 Perlite 8 Vermiculite
How long does it take to make super soil?
Super Soil Recipes ‘Super Soil’ is a blend of soil and amendments to building a growing medium with enough nutrients for the life cycle of the plant. Several super soil recipes require you to compost or cook your new soil for 4 to 6 weeks.
What’s the difference between organic and super soil?
8 large bags of a high-quality organic potting soil with coco fiber and mycorrhizae (i.e., your base soil) Bagged soil – WHY? when we are going to the trouble to mix all of this up anyways, me might as well save some money and increase the quality.