Great for roses and vegetable gardens! Dr. Earth Alfalfa Meal (2-1-2) meets the highest standard of fertility needs for ALL flowers, vegetables, trees and shrubs. Roses prefer it because it contains magnesium, which intensifies flower color and improves bud production. Vegetable gardens love it because it contains triaconatol, a natural growth stimulant that boosts plant growth and delivers maximum yields.
Dr. Earth Alfalfa Meal is infused with seven strains of Pro-Biotic beneficial soil microbes, which bring life to garden soils significantly elevating their productivity. Give it a try… you’ll see PRIZE WINNING results!
• A great source of organic plant nutrition
• Slow release — feeds plants and soils over a period of time!
• Contains Dr. Earth Superactive soil and seed inoculant
• Promotes healthy growth in ALL types of plants
• Contains a naturally occurring plant growth stimulant called triaconatol
• Chock-full of trace elements and magnesium
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Vegetables, Annuals, Perennials & Bedding Plants
New Plantings: During bed preparation, mix in with your soil amendment, 1 cup Alfalfa Meal per 10 square feet, or 5 cups for every 50 feet of planting row. Till the soil to a depth of 4 to 8 inches and water well.
Established Plants: Side dress anytime during the growing season. Use 1 cup for every 10 square feet of growing area or 5 cups for every 50 feet of garden row. Work into the soil gently and water well.
New Plantings: When potting plants, mix 2 tablespoons per gallon of potting soil, or add 1/2 cup per 1/2 cubic foot (approx. 5 gallons) of potting soil. Mix the soil and Dr. Earth thoroughly for maximum results. Water well.
Established Plants: Sprinkle 2 tablespoons for a 6″ container, or 8 tablespoons for a 12″ container. Scratch into the soil gently, and cover with a thin layer of organic mulch when possible. Water thoroughly.
Trees & Shrubs
New Plantings: Before you plant, add 3 cups Alfalfa Meal per 1/2 cubic foot (approx. 5 gallons) of soil that will be added to the planting hole. Once planting is completed, water thoroughly.
Established Plants: Use 2 cups or every inch of trunk diameter (measured at 4″- 6″ above the soil line). Work into the soil gently, use inside of the drip line. Water thoroughly.