Super absorbent polymer gels are very helpful for plantings with drought issues. They absorb up to 400% their weight in water and release 100% of that water back to the plant. If water is an issue use Horta-Sorb®

August 6, 2019
Dead soil on a jobsite

Killer Construction

Construction sites are often brutal on the land. While the building of something new is exciting, the soil pays a price in the meantime.  It is stripped […]
August 2, 2019
flower made of water splashing

“Just Right” Watering

Water is essential to life, especially plant life in the middle of summer!  There are many well-known tips and guidelines you probably already follow, but sometimes there […]
June 26, 2019
Transplant shock ends up in finger pointing

Avoiding the Blame Game

When purchased plants fail to thrive in their new environment, a blame game can erupt — and often does. The end user instinctively looks at the installer […]
December 31, 2018

Super Absorbent Polymers vs. Tree Bags

Solution? Horta-Sorb® Horticultural Gels are a great alternative to tree watering bags. Super Absorbent Polymers are a better way to keep new trees and shrubs hydrated during […]
June 26, 2016

Most Accepted Uses of Super-Absorbent Polymers

Solution? Horta-Sorb® Flower Beds | Super-Absorbent Polymers Broadcast-Horta-Sorb® MD at the rate of 1 lb. per 100 sq. ft. and work into the earth 4-6 inches deep. Plant […]