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The South Puget Sound Since 2000.

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Autumn Leaves Digester

Autumn Leaves Digester

Pond Maintenance & Care 🕔November 16, 2019
Autumn Leaves Digester is a cold water beneficial bacteria is a water treatment that acts as a clarifier and sludge reducer.

Autumn Leaves Digester is A mixture of very potent microbes that aggressively digest plant matter in ponds, especially helpful during the fall and winter seasons as trees lose their leaves. Autumn Leaves Digester contains multiple strains of bacteria specifically designed to work on vegetation (sludge) debris.

Don’t be misled by the name, Autumn Leaves Digester can be used year-round. USE IN THE WINTER, FALL , SPRING and SUMMER for sludge reduction! There are many benefits to using this product:

  • Will enable your pond to have a healthier and safe environment when spring arrives.
  • Builds a stronger immune system for the fish.
  • If the Autumn Leaves Digester is frozen, the bacteria will still be productive after thawing.
  • This product is specially designed to work in water temperatures down to 32° F (0° C).


  • 2 tsp treats 264 gallons (1000 liters)
  • ½ cup treats 2640 gallons (10,000 liters)
  • 1 gallon (3.78 liters) treats 80,000 gallons (302,832 l)
  • Use at least weekly in Spring and Autumn
  • Use every 2 weeks throughout the year (Including during cold winter spells)

Maintenance Dose 2-3 Cap-full per 264 gallons weekly. Scan QR Code for more info. Maintenance Dose refers to that point in treatment when, after a few applications have been completed, the pond has obtained a decent water quality, clarity and consistency. Administer  additional product more often (2-3 times a week) or double the dosage if water quality is poor, until you reach the point that all you require are “maintenance dosages” every week  or every other week.      

  • There is no problem if you overdose this product.
  • Add additional aeration for optimum results.
  • Always turn off any UV lamp for 48 hours after applying.
  • Keep out of reach of children – store out of direct sunlight.

Stop in or email us if you have questions about your pond and to purchase Autumn Leaves Digester.

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