Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Planting Media


Cannot be shipped to OR.

  • Encourage Plant Health
  • Does Not Cloud Pond Water
  • Safe For All Fish & Aquatic Life

Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Planting Media is made of 100% natural montmorillonite with an added beneficial bacteria to help with pond clarity. The neutral pH pebbles in Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Planting Media contain beneficial bacteria, retain oxygen and help absorb excess alkalinity for improved pond water quality. When used in a bog area, Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Pond Plant Media helps reduce transplant shock, allow for a more efficient utilization of light, water and nutrients and retain water keeping the bog moist but not waterlogged. Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Planting Media Will not break-down, float, or cloud pond water. Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Planting Media contains no algae-promoting nutrients, fertilizers, compost, peat or harmful pesticides and is safe for use in ponds with fish.

Microbe-Lift(r) Aquatic Planting Media

Tech Specs

Usage Information

Microbe-Lift(r) Aquatic Planting Media 10 Pound
10 Pound
Microbe-Lift(r) Aquatic Planting Media 20 Pound
20 Pound
Application Granular Granular
Shelf Life 2 Years 2 Years

How To Use

  • Remove Plants in solid pots with care.
  • Mix as little as 25% of Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Planting Media with the planting medium of your choice. Be sure to pick something heavier that will not muddy the water. You can use all Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Planting Media.
  • Half fill a lined aquatic planting basket with Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Planting Media mixture from Step 2. Place plant carefully into the basket. Fill with more Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Planting Media mixture from Step 2 around roots, gently adding more if necessary to bring the level to just below the rim of the basket.
  • Plants in small mesh pots can be kept in the pot to protect the roots.
  • Plant up in the same way as plants that have been taken out of their pots.
  • Top off the basket with a layer of only Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Planting Media. This will keep whatever potting ratio you used in place and will prevent fish from disturbing the roots and muddying the pond water.


Replacement Parts

Here are the replacement parts for Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Planting Media.

Weeds Treated

The first step towards effectively treating any pond weed is proper identification. Microbe-Lift® Aquatic Planting Media is recommended for use against each of the weeds listed below. Click on your desired weed for more information and alternate control options.