Soil, General Mix [Gallon Bag]

(120 reviews)
A mix of peat moss and perlite for
• Sarracenia
• Venus Flytraps
• Sundews
• Terrestrial Bladderworts

See below for details.
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50% Medium Grade
This is the standard mix that is suitable for a wide variety of plants. It consists of 50% peat moss and 50% medium grade perlite. It's versatile with a wide range of plant and pot sizes.

60% Fine Grade
This mix contains 40% peat moss and 60% fine grade perlite. It's best used with small pots, such as 3-inch and 4-inch pots. It is also a good mix for growing plants in desert climates to regulate soil temperature.

All soil is guaranteed to be free of fertilizers and other contaminants that may harm carnivorous plants. One gallon of soil will fill:

  • two 6-inch pots or
  • six 4-inch pots or
  • twelve 3-inch pots

There is a limit of 6 gallons per order.  Multiple orders of soil will not be combined. 

If you need large quantities, consider purchasing ingredients in bulk from your local garden center. You can also try Amazon or Greenhouse Megastore.

Below is a list of ingredients with recommended brands that are free of fertilizers and other contaminants. However, always check the package and avoid products that contain fertilizer.

Peat Moss: Black Gold, Espoma, Hoffman, Plant!T, Premier
Perlite: Black Gold, Espoma, Hoffman, Plant!T, Therm-O-Rock


  • 5
    soil is good to go

    Posted by nathan on January 17, 2021

    I ordered some soil to fill some planters and this did the job.

  • 5
    Regular predator plant mix

    Posted by Christopher Arnold on September 13, 2020

    A really nice mix! My plants are all just so happy!

  • 5

    Posted by Leona F on August 20, 2020

  • 5

    Posted by BRETT MARTISON on August 17, 2020

  • 5

    Posted by Susan McColl on July 27, 2020

  • 5

    Posted by Jillian on July 26, 2020

  • 5
    Great mix

    Posted by Jon on July 22, 2020

    Arrived quick and is an awesome mix for my plants to thrive in.

  • 5
    Good amount for a great price

    Posted by CINDY TEICHEN on July 15, 2020

    hard to find non fertilzed peat moss or non fertlized perlite locally

  • 5
    Great resource

    Posted by Michael Paz on July 14, 2020

    My VFT was dying so someone I knew had suggested replacing the soil. I bought a few bags of Soil mix and my plant is doing great now. Thanks!

  • 5

    Posted by William Potter on July 13, 2020

  • 5

    Posted by Jessica Schrunk on July 11, 2020

  • 5
    Soil for carnivorous plants

    Posted by Sheri Pitcher on July 8, 2020

    This particular soil mix was recommended for use with carnivorous plants. My plants are very happy with it.