Acid Mix 4-3-6

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SKU: R21945
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A fertilizer blended specially for acid soil loving plants like blueberries, rhododendrons,azaleas, hydrangeas, evergreen trees and shrubs, raspberries and other plants that thrive in a low PH soil. To encourage lush flowers and fruit, apply Acid Mix in early spring for vegetative growth and again when blooms appear. Fall applications can help promote root growth and boost resistance to extreme winter temperatures.

Application Rates:

Berries: 5-6 lbs per 100 linear feet in early spring. Repeat application when blooms appear and again in fall at half the recommended amount.

Vegetable Gardens & Flower Beds: Apply 5-6 lbs per 100 square feet and thoroughly mix into the top 3" of garden soil. For transplants, add 1-2 tablespoons per hole, mix thoroughly into soil and water in well.

Containers & Houseplants: For new planting, mix 1-1/2 cup per cubic foot of soil and mix thoroughly. For established plants, side dress 1-2 teaspoons per gallon of soil.

Guaranteed Analysis:

Total Nitrogen (N)

  • 0.6% Water Soluble Nitrogen
  • 3.4% Water Insoluble Nitrogen
4.0%
Available Phosphate (P2O5) 3.0%
Soluble Potash (K20) 6.0%

Derived From: Cottonseed Meal, Fish Bone Meal, Langbeinite, Rock Phosphate and Kelp Meal

What is "N-P or K"?:

Nitrogen (N) - Nitrogen is necessary for lush, green, leafy growth. An excess, however, will promote vegetative growth at the expense of the fruit or flowers. Nitrogen is generally applied at higher concentrations in early growth stages.

Phosphorus (P) - Phosphorus will promote big, bright bloom and enhanced fruit production. Phosphorus is essential for fruiting, flowering, strong root growth and quality seed development.

Potassium (K) - Potassium, or potash, helps produce strong sturdy plants and quality fruit. Potassium naturally increases a plants resistance to all types of stress and is vital for cell growth and carbohydrate metabolism.

Down To Earth has been supplying premium quality natural and organic fertilizers and soil amendments to gardeners, farmers and manufactures for over 30 years. Down To Earth offers a complete selection of all natural products for your home and garden. Compostable packaging printed on 100% recycled (85% post consumer) box board with vegetable-based inks.

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