Ongar loam is ideal for grass and lawns. Used by top cricket grounds, Binder’s Ongar Loam is a heavy clay loam that can be rolled to perfect cricket pitch condition. Ongar loam is not only for use on sports fields, it can be used as a top dressing for lawns in home gardens. The clay in loam soil holds in nutrients for plants to uptake.
How to apply loam as a top dressing
Rake the lawn and fork for increased aeration. Apply between half and one cubic metre of loam to every 100m2 of lawn. Spread loam across the lawn evenly and brush or rake it in.
- Ongar loam soil
- Use as a top dressing for lawns and grass
- Heavy clay loam retains nutrients for plant uptake
- Perfect for cricket pitches
- Clay, silt and sand mix (31/38/31)