Wessex® BS3882 10mm Soil
Our Wessex 10mm is a mixture of top-quality local British Standard topsoil and PAS 100 green compost. Our Wessex 10mm soil has been tested in accordance with BS3882: 2015 – We can provide a copy of our test analysis upon request.
The PH for the soil is between 7.5-8.5 and has not been treated with any additives. Particle sizes run from 10mm down and are suitable for general landscaping uses such as turf laying and seeding. If you have any questions or are looking for soils for specific uses please contact our customer service and we will be pleased to advise you on this and discuss samples.
What is PAS 100 Compost?
Publicly Available Specification is a widely recognised compost quality standard within the organics recycling sector.
To ensure a high standard of compost, PAS is set by the British Standards Institution which requires producers to establish a top-quality production policy.
This product status is given in recognition of non-hazardous waste that contains biodegradable materials only, making it safe to use in both domestic and commercial settings.
What does BS3882 mean?
The British Standard 3882 certification for topsoil has been laid out to ensure a consistently high-performance grade; a standard set out by the British Standards Institute. This standard is the revised version of 1994 originally set out.
BS3882 is measured on three factors: Soil Structure and Classification, Free-from Contamination and Fertility. BS3882 topsoil suppliers are also able to supply results of the soil analysis which includes the origin of the soil, the contamination parameters and written confirmation that the soil complies with the standard BS3882:2007.
All of the Stone Zone & Landscaping Centre's soil contains BS3882 Soil for multi-purpose use, a great option for all gardening and landscaping applications.
This product can be purchased in bulk bags which contain approximately 850kg.
Wessex® BS3882 10mm Soil for Seeding
If you're looking for versatile, multi-purpose soil for your plant beds, our Wessex® BS3882 10mm Soil is the perfect option. If you are considering seeding areas in your outdoor area, remove any unwanted soil and replace it with our high quality 10mm Screened Soil.
Due to its fertility, it acts as a booster for your plants; promoting strong root development. Whether you're planting shrubs, flowers, or even fruit and veg, this soil will meet your requirements. For more specific planting requirements, take a look at our Wessex Beds & Borders Topsoil or our Wessex Fruit & Veg Topsoil.
Wessex® BS3882 10mm Soil for Laying Turf
If you're looking to replace a tired old lawn, or even add some fresh new grass to an area in your garden, consider buying our top-rated Wessex Turf! When it comes to laying Turf, we recommend adding a layer of fresh soil to the desired area. As our 10mm Soil undergoes a screening process, it should generally be quite loose, but you'll still need to prepare and rake the soil well, removing any small pieces of debris.
Due to the soils fertility, it makes the perfect medium for establishing the new roots in your freshly-laid Turf. If you're looking for a more specialised soil for seeding turf in your garden, take a look at our Wessex Lawn & Turf Seeding Soil.
Our soil delivers quality and consistency in situations where soil fertility is important. An ideal medium soil and or seeding, laying turf and flower beds, promoting healthy growth.
What is Screened Soil?
All our Soils that we sell directly from Stone Zone & Landscaping Centre are screened to different grades. Screening the soil is a very important process as it essentially separates larger pieces of debris from the soil. When you're using soil as a planting medium, the last thing you want is to constantly find stones and sticks on your soil, so this process saves you a lot of time prepping the soil!
Commonly known as a 'Scalping Screen,' this piece of machinery works like a large sieve for recycled soils. The soil will go through a conveyor belt which has holes graded to different sizes. For this soil, the holes are only 10mm, meaning that anything that measures more than 10mm should be separated from the soil, leaving mainly pure soil that then gets bagged up.
How to Buy 10mm Screened Soil
This soil is available for collection for free at one of our depots in Wimborne, Bournemouth or Dorchester, or if you prefer delivery then we also provide local and National delivery at an affordable rate.
You can use our Soil Calculator that will work out how much soil you need for you - all you have to do is enter the measurements of your garden, the depth at which you want to lay the stone and it will work out how much you need!
Available Pack Sizes
20kg maxi bags
850kg bulk bags
We can also deliver our soils as loose, tipped loads, as opposed to being in bags. Please call our friendly team on 01202 874207 if you require this service.
PLEASE NOTE: While every effort has been made to ensure our soils are free from contamination; there is always the chance that there may be small pieces of debris present. Please ensure you handle the soil with care when using it.
Buy With Confidence
- Our 10mm Screened Soil can be purchased in 20kg maxi bags or bulk bags that weigh approx. 850kg
- Not sure how much you need? Use our quantity calculator and enter your garden width and length to find out how many maxi bags/bulk bags you need!
- Please select the bag size you'd like to buy and add to your basket
- Our Soils & Mulches will either arrive on a HIAB lorry that can be used to lift the stone onto your garden, or it will arrive on a pallet for kerbside delivery; depending on your address
- You can choose free collection from one of our Depots or fuss-free, home delivery.
A Service You Can Rely On
- Our reliable service offers prompt delivery to any area in the UK
- Stone Zone is a family-run business that has been well-established since 1998
- Our efficient customer advisors can help you with your purchase
- We pride ourselves on offering a range of affordable garden supplies
Sample Soil is available in-store, please ask a customer advisor.
A Delivery Service you can Rely on
You don't need to be there for delivery; if you're happy to do so, our delivery drivers can deliver bulk bags to your front garden without a signature.
Alternatively, our experienced drivers can operate their lorries to deliver bulk bags over fences at the front, side or back of your property, you will need to be present for this delivery type.
Please let us know if there are any access difficulties to your road or property. If your property has very tight access and we need to use a small lorry, a surcharge of £30 + vat will apply.
Any questions? Use our live chat to speak to an advisor, alternatively, you can fill out an enquiry form or call us on 01202 874207.