Professional Products

Outstanding Results Every Time

Sun Gro Horticulture is the leading supplier of superior quality peat
moss, peat-based and bark-based horticultural growing products to
North American professional and retail markets.

More than 100 Professional Products

Developed by professional horticulturists and produced under the industry’s highest quality standards, we offer over 100 professional products under the Sunshine®, Fafard®, Metro-Mix® and Technigro® brands. These professional growing mixes and fertilizers consist of:

  • Peat and bark-based growing mixes formulated to exacting standards
  • Pure Canadian Sphagnum Peat Moss screened to various grades (fine to coarse)
  • OMRI listed organic mixes for organic growers
  • Coconut coir and all-natural compost additives
  • Perlite and pumice aggregates
  • Water-soluble fertilizers for every water quality situation
  • Controlled-release fertilizers for indoor and outdoor crops

In addition, we offer extensive testing and analytical services for water, media and tissue analysis as well as professional horticultural advice and resources for growers.


  • Are the No. 1 supplier to the top 100 commercial growers in North America
  • Sustainably harvest
  • Operate 22 facilities across North America
  • Ship over 70,000 truckloads of product annually
  • Employ 800 dedicated individuals
  • Offer unmatched R&D and Technical Support
Diagram of Sun Gro's professional growing mixes and fertilizers

PELEMIX™ Coir Substrates

Pelemix takes pride in providing sustainable green solution in a world where growers and consumers demand organic and eco-friendly cultivation options.

Coco Coir (known as Coir Pith, Coco Coir, Coir Fibre, Cocos, Coir dust) is produced from the process of extracting fiber from the outer husk of coconut. Pelemix offers a range of 100% natural raw material products.

Professional Products

We offer over 100 products developed by professional horticulturists and marketed to
greenhouse and nursery growers nationwide. These include soilless growing mixes
produced to the industry’s highest quality standards as well as high-performing water-
soluble and controlled-release fertilizers.

Bark-Based Professional Mixes

Our Metro-Mix® bark mixes offer a broad range of applications ranging from small cell-packs to large containers. All formulas are pH adjusted and contain our long-lasting wetting agent.


Canadian Sphagnum Peat Moss

Our select line of Sunshine® Canadian Sphagnum peat moss is 100% organic and OMRI Listed®. The high water holding capacity and excellent aeration makes our peat moss the choice for growers who mix their own and for other professional uses.


Cultivation Professional Mixes

Specialty performance mixes designed for controlled environment crops. Ideally suitable for all types of containers including small cell packs, large pots and fabric containers. Sunshine® is a recommended choice for propagating cuttings in both indoor and outdoor growing situations and where increased drainage is a priority and consistent performance is required. Available for sale to licensed adult use and /or medical growers in decriminalized States. Visit Our Specialized Cultivation/Hemp Website


Hemp Bark-Based Professional Mixes

Metro-Mix® bark-based cultivation mixes are designed for enhanced root development in crops such as hemp. They are the only professional cultivation mixes with RESiLIENCE® - our trade name for Silicon (Si) which is a beneficial plant substance already incorporated into the mix.


Hemp Propagation Professional Mixes

Sunshine® propagation and cultivation mixes are designed for enhanced root development in crops such as hemp. They are the only professional cultivation mixes with RESiLIENCE® - our trade name for Silicon (Si) which is a beneficial plant substance already incorporated in the mix. Visit Our Specialized Cultivation/Hemp Website


Natural and Organic Professional Mixes

Sunshine® Natural & Organic professional mixes are OMRI Listed® and developed for a wide variety of crops. Our blends offer everything from high air capacity and fast drainage to excellent water-holding capacity. They are appropriate balances of Canadian Sphagnum peat moss and horticultural grade perlite and are designed to fit any growing need.


Peat Professional Mixes

Sunshine® and Fafard® products are produced under the industry's highest quality standards and are designed to meet the unique needs of your crops while fitting into the flow of your operations. We offer these in either compressed or loosefill packaging in a variety of sizes, from the easy-to-handle 3.8 cubic foot bale to the economy-sized Big Shot or Sun Tower.


Perlite-Free Professional Mixes

Sun Gro® Professional Perlite-Free Growing Mixes were designed for growers who require a perlite-free mix. These blended mixes contain grower grade Canadian sphagnum peat moss. This combination of particle size will provide optimum aeration, moisture retention and porosity for plant roots.


Propagation Professional Mixes

Sunshine® and Fafard® propagation mixes are growing media, perfectly designed for cell packs and small propagule flats for a wide variety of plant types. Available in standard and Natural & Organic.


Technigro® Water Soluble Fertilizers

Technigro® Water-Soluble Fertilizer is the most soluble fertilizer on the market with added sulfur and magnesium in many formulas for greener, healthier growth. Packaged in a thick plastic bag for extra protection against hardening and ease of handling.


Sun Gro Product Catalogues

Our handy product guides covering our brands, products, special SKUs, grower specialist services, conversion calculations and fill guides:

US/Canada Professional and Retail Products Catalogue


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Water Soluble Fertilizers