Plum Slate Chippings 40mm
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Plum Slate Chippings 40mm is our best selling larger sized plum slate. It’s especially good for garden paths, rockeries, edging, borders and ground cover.
SLATE ORDERS: Due to high demand, delivery timings may be extended. A 1-3 day delay from the chosen delivery date may be experienced due to unprecedented volumes currently passing through the UK haulage network.
This stunning slate may have a few blue and grey pieces intermingled, and it provides a natural, open-textured finish.
Alternatively, try our competitively priced Graphite Grey Slate, our best selling 40mm slate.
Plum Slate Chippings 40mm provides a lovely rugged texture when packed down firmly. As it's a natural product, the colour can vary from blue-grey to purple and plum, however, this variation is what makes this slate unique. The actual size ranges from 15-50mm.
How deep should you lay the 40mm plum slate chippings?
These slate chippings are best laid 5-6cm deep.
What do you need to lay under plum slate chippings?
You need to create a sturdy base before you add slate chippings. Line your trench with 10cm of crushed stone to create this. Compact this with a sledgehammer or place compactor (these can often be hired from a hardware store).
What else can you use plum slate chippings for?
Plum slate chippings look stunning and add that extra wow factor to a rockery or water feature. Check out our inspiration pages for more detail.
This product is also available in a loose tipped load