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PAILLEO : Straw mulch

PAILLEO® is a mulch of pure shredded cereal straw. Selected logs are crushed and then compressed under pressure (approximately 80 bar) with temperature increase approaching 75 °C. It is clean; it breaks down easily and provides plants with more of what they need to grow. Particle size is 8 mm diameter.

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PAILLEO high quality straw mulch

Technical data sheet :

  • Standard NF U 44-551
  • Type : Plant cultivation substrat
  • Component : Straw
  • Particle size : Diameter of 8 mm
  • Dry matter / Raw matter : 91.30 % (± 5%)
  • Organic matter / Dry matter : 88.99 % (± 1%)
  • Conductivity : 3.30 mS/cm
  • Water holding capacity : 519.4 ml/l
  • pH : 7.39
  • Bulk density : 141.84 kg/m3 (± 20 kg/m3)
  • Compacted bulk density : 559.9 kg/m3 (± 20 kg/m3)
  • C/N : 73
  • Made in : France
*Indicative data.

Application areas :

It is ideal for vegetable gardens, annual and biennial plants, perennials and grasses.

Properties and Advantages :

Properties and Advantages :

PAILLEO  straw mulch, durable quality - Durable quality.
- Clean and dust free.
- Protects its appearance and properties long years.
PAILLEO natural straw mulch - 100% natural, ecologic product.
- Environmentally responsible production.
PAILLEO  straw mulch, wind resistance - Provides wind resistance.
- Prevents erosion by protecting soil from wind and rain.
- Conserves soil moisture by reducing evaporation.
PAILLEO  straw mulch, enhances rooting - Incorporates into soil and provides nitrogen for next crop.
- Enhances rooting, nutrition and growth.
- Shields plants' roots and avoids weed growth.
- Helps roots anchor the soil.
PAILLEO  straw mulch, saves water, time, money - Develops an airy and spongy soil.
- Keeps soil loose and moist.
- Ensures moisture balance.
- Decreases irrigation water; saves water, time and money.
PAILLEO  straw mulch, regulates soil temperature - Insulates plant roots from extreme temperatures.
- Reduces impact of climatic variation and protects soil.
- Regulates soil temperature.
- Limits freeze and thaw damage.

Specific indications for use :

  • Implement to properly leveled, weed-free and not grassy area.
  • Apply regularly 3 - 5 kg / m2.
  • Water progressively for disintegration and for arrangement of straw mulches.
  • Tip : 1/1000 dilution of Aquamix in the irrigation water increases the speed of implementation; valid 1/100 with Dosatron technique.
  • Expandability: To achieve 2.5 to 3 cm thickness; spread 3.5 to 5 kg pellets per m² and add gradually 15-18 litres of water per m² to facilitate chips' arrangement between them.

Packaging :

  • In Pallet (40 pcs of 25 Kg bags) : Minimum order quantity is 1 pallet.

Mulch catalogue

Please check our mulch catalogue for more information.

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