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Landscape & Gardens
Revitalize Your soil. Grow with Cool Terra.
Applications and Use: For innovative, commercial and residential landscaping
professionals, and home gardeners, interested in more successful, beautiful, and
resilient installations of turf, trees, plants, and more.
A consistent and predictable, biochar-based soil amendment for landscapes, gardens, trees, green spaces, and more.
Cool Terra helps landscape professionals and gardeners improve fundamental soil properties and has been shown to speed plant establishment through quicker germination and increased root development, support plant resiliency, and restore soil vitality. By incorporating Cool Terra into new installations, renovations, and existing projects, landscapers can provide more successful and longer lasting installations and renovations, leading to happier customers, fewer warranty claims, and more repeat business.
In many environments Cool Terra can have a beneficial impact on soil’s water-holding capacity, nutrient availability, and structure which leads to greater plant quality and resiliency, making it a valuable tool in the belt of any landscape professional or gardener.
A biochar-based, fixed-carbon amendment for quality, beautiful, and resilient turf
Cool Terra is the world’s only fixed carbon root zone amendment
produced with Cool Planet’s patented Engineered Biocarbon™ technology, a biochar-based material specifically designed to ensure predictability, consistency, and performance.
Cool Terra provides microbial habitat, optimal nutrient and water holding capacity, as well as structural improvements for your soil.
Support plants in compacted soils
Modern commercial and residential landscapes and gardens are expected to have a “full” or “complete” look from the beginning, and maintain their quality and beauty overtime, but this is often difficult to achieve partially due compacted or poor-quality soil.
The solution: Cool Terra can improve landscape and garden plant establishment through quicker germination and increased root development into the surrounding soil.
Optimize water and nutrient efficiency
Cool Terra plays an important role to plants by retaining moisture and, in many applications, reducing evaporation. More water in the root zone – where plants need it – and reduced evaporation typically leads to greener, healthier, aesthetically pleasing turf and landscape environments with less water. And, by optimizing water retention in the soil root zone, plant roots can access nutrients held in the water and through the material’s AEC/CEC capacity
Cool Terra is OMRI certified organic and USDA approved 100% biobased and the fixed-carbon nature of the material allows for carbon sequestration benefits of operation sites. On top of that, Cool Terra can enable operators to use water and fertilizer more judiciously!
Engineered for easy application with landscaping equipment
By incorporating Cool Terra into the root zone, key soil performance characteristics can be enhanced. Cool Terra works to unlock the potential of the soil for improved plant available water, nutrient retention, biological environment and microbial growth, structure, and sustainability.
Regardless of your unique situation, you can easily use Cool Terra. Cool Terra is specifically engineered for easy, low-economical, rate usage and is compatible with all types of application equipment. Utilize Cool Terra on golf course tees, greens, fairways, renovations, roughs, driving ranges, approach zones, divot mixes, and on sports fields, goalie boxes, and more.
Apply during aerification for best results – 17.5 lbs / 1000 sq. ft.
seeding or sodding
Can be applied directly on top of application area – 35 lbs / 1000 sq. ft.
broadcast landscape & compaction relief
Incorporate into the top 4” – 140 lbs / 1000 sq. ft.
mixes with bulk soil, compost & topdressing
50 lbs / Cubic Yard
17.5 lbs / 1000 sq. ft.
VIEW OF COOL TERRA®
UNDER A MICROSCOPE
Microbes inhabiting pores and surfaces.
Extensive Surface Area
Free Air Space
High Ion Exchange Capacity
Available through your local distributor in a range of sizes. For example, Cool Terra Organic is available in the following sizes:
Cool Terra Application Scenarios and Benefits by Crop Type
Cool Terra’s specifically engineered properties can deliver multiple benefits:
- Improved soil water holding capacity and nutrient efficiency
- Supports turf resiliency and quality
- Improved soil structure and compaction relief
- Revitalized soil characteristics in sub-optimal growing areas
- Plant establishment impact through quicker germination and increased root development
- Complimentary benefits to existing media regimes
- High new tree planting and transplant success rates
- Long-lasting soil root zone benefits