Known for its successful combination of peat-reduction with best in class performance quality, Bord na Móna UK has seen its Growise growing media cited as Best Buy by consumer ratings magazine, Which? Gardening in the raising young plants category. This has have traditionally been the most challenging areas for peat-reduced and peat-free growing media.
Growise Multipurpose peat-reduced was tested with a number of different plant types including pelargoniums where it achieved particularly excellent scores for colour, size and quality.
Commenting on the results, Charles Farmer, head of consumer for Bord na Móna UK said, “This is not only great news for us, but great news for peat reduction in general. It demonstrates that the performance quality of our peat-free and peat-reduced is now outstripping that of conventional product in every area, including for the first time raising young plants. This category has long been viewed as the most challenging for peat-reduced product, so it’s great to have our product development endorsed in this way.”