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GrowMix Soil

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Looking for a delivery of GrowMix Soil or any other bulk materials? Use the form below to request your desired product and delivery details and one of our staff members will be in touch to arrange the details. Staff reply during normal store hours.

Calculate Volume

To calculate the amount of GrowMix Soil you require, use the form below. Enter the width, length, and desired depth of the area you wish to cover and click 'Calculate' to see how many cubic yards you require. We suggest rounding up to the nearest 1/2-yard.







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Product Details: GrowMix Soil

GrowMix Soil

Offering a blend of organics, compost, and coarse sandy loam this is an excellent choice to build-up landscaping beds in preparation for shrubs, trees, hedge-row, and general planting.

  • Contains 65% organic content with excellent soil texture and consistency.
  • A robust soil that contains a greater silt content than our organic garden soil.
  • Contains high fertility with good nitrogen, phosphorous and potassium values. Requires NO ADDITIONAL fertilizer in the first year: wait for a sign of plant need in year two before adding any!
  • This soil performs best by watering-in heavily TWICE to remove additional salts from the compost before seeding or planting out.
  • This is our best, all-round, fertile soil choice for most landscape and planting applications. Wil perform well across the entire landscape.
  • This soil is also our best option when dealing with wet areas where drainage is of concern. For really wet areas, placing a few inch layer of bedding sand down first or digging-in a French drain may still be required.
  • We test our soils! Yes, this soil closely meets the 2P planting medium requirements as outlined in the B.C. Landscape Society Spec.
  • 1 Yard: $58.00
  • 2/3 Yard: $46.00
  • 1/2 Yard: $37.00
  • 1/3 Yard: $27.00
  • 1/4 Yard: $23.00
  • 5 Gallon Pail: $3.00
  • Large Volume Pricing
    – $41.00 per yard
    – minimum order: 10 yards
    – applicable on deliveries only
    complete details

Delivery Rates for GrowMix Soil

  Parksville
Nanaimo
Ladysmith
Courtenay
Qualicum
Duncan
Single-axle dump truck (Dodge or Hino)
• Dodge: max. 3 yards sand/gravel OR 4 yards of dry soil OR 6 yards of mulch*
• Hino: max. 5 yards sand/gravel OR 5 yards of dry soil OR 6 yards of mulch*
$75 $110
Fee for “split loads”
• bring two different bulk items in one delivery (restrictions apply)
+ $10 + $10
Back-to-back delivery
• reduced rate for every 2nd trip (single-axle trucks only)
$50 n/a
Dual-axle dump truck (Kenworth)
• sand/gravel capacity ~10-11 yards (~14 tonnes)
• soil/mulch* capacity ~15 yards
$115 $115/hour
Dual-axle dump truck & trailer (Kenworth & Pup)
• sand/gravel capacity ~22-24 yards (~28 tonnes)
• soil/mulch* capacity ~30 yards
$145 $145/hour
Delivery restrictions are typically limited by weight, not volume.
* Mulches are fir bark, dark bark, cedar chip, and fish compost.
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