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Winter Mix Cover Crop

Prevents soil erosion and adds nitrogen

Winter Mix Cover Crop

Prevents soil erosion and adds nitrogen

  • Absorbs nitrogen in the air and brings it into the soil
  • Beneficial for plants like roses, tomatoes, corn, cabbage and more
  • Introduces organic material back into the soil
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1½ lbs
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$19.99
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Product Description

If your soil isn't producing the way it used to, it's time to introduce it to a cover crop! Cover crops fortify your soil with the minerals it's lost over time, and introduces plenty of organic material and beneficial microorganisms back into the soil. Cover crops also help to reduce erosion and can even prevent weeds! This Winter Mix absorbs nitrogen in the air and brings it back down through the roots, fortifying the soil with beneficial nitrogen for plants like roses, tomatoes, corn, cabbage and more. Use a hand broadcaster to sow 2.5 lbs of Winter Mix seed per 1,000 sq ft of soil.

Product Details
  • Season: both Spring & Fall
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun
  • Spacing: 1.5 lb covers 600 sq ft
  • Zone: 3 - 9
  • Soil Preference: Till soil so that after seed is sown, it can be raked into the top 1/4 inch of finely worked soil. (A leaf rake works better for this purpose than a garden rake, but either will do.) Watering will hasten germination.
  • Growth Rate: Fast growth rate.
  • Restricted States: AK
Shipping Information

Orders for in-stock seeds and hardgoods are typically shipped within 5 business days.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:

2018 Fall Shipping Schedule
Zones All Perennials, Bulbs & Potted Plants
1A - 6B 9/14/18 - 10/26/18
7A - 10B 8/31/18 - 11/09/18
Last Order
Date
Zones 1-6: 10/22/2018
Zones 7-10: 11/5/2018

2018 Insects Shipping Schedule
    Zones     Lacewings, Lady Beetles &
Encapsulated Earthworms
Nematodes
1A 5/4/18 - 11/2/18 5/11/18 - 11/2/18
1B - 2A 5/11/18 - 11/2/18 5/11/18 - 11/2/18
2B - 3B 4/27/18 - 11/2/18 4/27/18 - 11/2/18
4A - 6A 4/13/18 - 11/2/18 4/13/18 - 11/2/18
6B - 7A 4/6/18 - 11/2/18 4/6/18 - 11/2/18
7B - 8B 3/9/18 - 11/2/18 3/9/18 - 11/2/18
9A - 10B 2/23/18 - 11/2/18 2/23/18 - 11/2/18
Last Order Date 10/29/2018 10/29/2018

Shipping Note:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until fully dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your order—via the U.S. Postal Service or United Parcel Service. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.

Please note that we cannot ship outside of the continental United States.

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