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Application

Install by loose laying directly onto the specified filter sheet or drainage layer at the recommended thickness plus a settlement factor of 1.12. Refer to Alumasc for recommended thicknesses.

Description

Sedum carpet substrate is a growing medium consisting of a specific blend of high quality crushed brick and selected mineral aggregates, enriched with a small amount of mature compost. The product has excellent water permeability and high porosity. It is used as a substrate to support the growth of extensive sedum plants in green roof applications. Sedums can be individually plug planted or seed sown by hand, spread as sedum shoots or hydroseeded. Pre-cultivated sedum mats are also available.

Application:

Install by loose laying directly onto the specified filter sheet or drainage layer at the recommended thickness plus a settlement factor of 1.12. Refer to Alumasc for recommended thicknesses.

General information
Specification data - Manufactured growing media
Product Reference

Sedum carpet substrate

Standard product features

Organic content:

< 4%.

Salt content:

< 2.5%.

Porosity:

63%.

pH value:

7.9.

Dry weight:

980 kg/m³.

Saturated weight:

1240 kg/m³.

Granules of diameter < 0.063 mm:

< 7%.

Granules of diameter < 4 mm:

> 25 %.

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