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Barley Straw Planter

Improves water quality
Beatifies and protects

Improve your water quality with this attractive, floating planter. Barley Straw Planters act as a natural filter, keeping the water in your pond clean and clear, fashioned into a showcase for houseplants or other non submersible species. Won't harm fish or plants, and treat pond for 6 months. By the manufactures of Mosquito Dunks.

  • Clear pond inconspicuously with these natural-looking planters
  • Hidden Styrofoam ring for stability and floatation
  • Constructed of barley straw
  • Showcase beaultiful plants with no danger of koi nibbling
  • Safe for fish & plants

    To use your Barley Straw Planter simply fill hole with any premium potting soil, add an aquatic fertilizer, an aquatic marginal plant then water until planter is soaked. Place planter in pond, planter will float high in the water for about a week until straw becomes completely saturated. Fertilize as needed throughout the season. Planter will remain active improving water quality for about six months. After straw has finished decomposing the plant and remaining root ball can be planted into an appropriate sized pot and enjoyed for another season.

    How summit Barley Straw Planters Work
    Summit Barley Straw Planters work improving water quality in several ways. The natural decomposition of the straw in the water helps to keep water quality pristine. This is accomplished by a natural reaction between the humic acids in the straw from decomposition, sunlight and oxygen. These elements combine to create a condition which keeps water clear Barley straw promotes healthy populations of invertebrate life that consume harmful contaminates. These tiny creatures are important to the food chain in the pond. All these processes combine to produce a clearer, healthier and long lasting pond environment.

    Small - Treats Up to 500 Gallons (3.25"x6"x6")
    Medium - Treats 1,000 to 1,500 Gallons (7"x9"x9")
    Large - Treats 2,500 to 4,000 Gallons (7"x11"x11")
    Last up to 6 months

    211401 Barley Straw Planter Small (.3#)           $12.95
    211411 Barley Straw Planter Small, 12/cs (3.6#)  $129.96
    211421 Barley Straw Planter Medium (.5#)          $13.95
    211431 Barley Straw Planter Medium, 8/cs (6#)     $88.80
    211441 Barley Straw Planter Large (.8#)           $21.95
    211451 Barley Straw Planter Large, 4/cs (3.2#)    $69.20


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