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Shell On Earth - Pot dressing / Surface Mulch
Shell On Earth - Pot dressing / Surface Mulch
Shell On Earth - Pot dressing / Surface Mulch
Shell On Earth - Pot dressing / Surface Mulch
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Shell On Earth - Pot dressing / Surface Mulch

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Shell On Earth is an eco-freindly alternative to quarried grit, and made from crushed whelk shells, the bi-product of the Welsh seafood industy. 

Small hand-tied bag (3.75kg)

  • Plant pot and terrarium dressing

  • Natural, beautiful & eco-fiendly

  • Surface mulch to retain moisture

  • Natural, gentle weed and pest control

  • Repurposed crushed whelk shells from Wales

How to use
We suggest a coverage of 20-30mm. When watering your plants, ensure a slow and gentle pour to avoid soil rising above the shells. 

More:
Whelks are caught locally using traditional pots, a low impact method of fishing,  Once cooked, the meat and shells are separated. The shells are crushed and cleaned several times then dried. Finally, each bag is individually packaged and hand-tied. Around 5,000 tons of whelks are processed each year. Shell On Earth help support the circular economy since 100% of the welk is used and non is wasted.