Melcourt Composted Fine Bark

£5.40£82.50 + VAT

Bag size – 50 Litre grab bags & Bulk bags 

An organic matter-rich soil conditioner, suitable for a wide range of landscape applications, particularly when it is required to improve the soil structure, quality, organic matter levels and water holding capacity.

• Dark brown in colour
• Free flowing and easy to handle.
• Low pH so suitable for acidic soils
• 100% peat free
• Processed from natural British sustainable coniferous bark
• RHS endorsed (when sold in 50 litre bags)
• Certified by the Forest Stewardship Council
• Used by professionals and amateurs for many years, giving excellent results

User Benefits

• Improves the soil’s organic matter content
• Helps increase soil moisture retention
• Improves soil consistency
• Helps break up heavy lumps
• Aids nutrient retention
• Enhances root development
• Helps to reduce temperature fluctuation
• Easy to spread and incorporate using simple tools
• Extremely cost-effective

Please call 01872 870904 to place your order

Spread Melcourt Composted Fine Bark evenly onto the soil surface to a depth of not less than 50mm, then thoroughly incorporate into at least the top 150mm of soil.

These application rates can be exceeded on poor soils or where deeper penetration is required.

As Melcourt Composted Fine Bark has a low available nutrient content it is usually advisable to apply a balanced fertilizer at the time of application if the area is to be newly planted.

This product is from FSC MIX Sources at a minimum of 70%, FSC certificate number CU-COC-806457.
* Product sold in loose bulk is FSC certified by special request only

Plastics & Recycling 

The Composted Fine Bark polythene packaging has been manufactured using at least 30% post consumer waste plastic. We are working with our suppliers to increase this level as quickly as we can. The bag is 100% recyclable but check regionally for local recycling options


Main Constituent Mixed Conifer Bark
Origin British
Nominal particle size range mm 0 – 12mm
pH 5.5 – 6.5
Typical Bulk Density Range 390 – 440 kg/m3
Nutrient content negligible


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