An excellent source of organic phosphorous and calcium, Dr. Earth Premium Fish Bone Meal promotes healthy roots, buds and blooms. Includes seven strains of beneficial soil microbes, which feed the fiber of a living soil by releasing natural organic matter. Benefits plants in ALL stages of growth.
• Rich in organic phosphorous and calcium
• Contains Dr. Earth Superactive soil and seed inoculant
• Benefits plants in ALL stages of growth
• Especially beneficial for roots, buds, blooms
• High in trace elements
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Vegetables, Annuals, Perennials & Bedding Plants
New Plantings: Add 1 cup Fish Bone Meal per 10 square feet, or 5 cups for every 50 feet of planting row. Till to a depth of 4 to 8 inches and water well.
Established Plants: Side dress anytime during the growing season. Use 3/4 cup for every 10 square feet or 3-3/4 cups for every 50 linear feet of row. Work into the soil gently and water well.
New Plantings: Mix 1-1/2 Tbsp per gallon of potting soil, or add 1/3 cup per 1/2 cubic foot (approx. 5 gallons) of potting soil. Mix thoroughly and water.
Established Plants: Add 1 Tbsp for a 6″ container, or 4 Tbsp for a 12″ container. Scratch into the soil gently, and cover with a thin layer of organic mulch. Water thoroughly when finished.
Trees & Shrubs
New Plantings: Add 2 cups per 1/2 cubic foot (approx. 5 gallons) of soil that will be added to the planting hole. Water thoroughly when finished.
Established Plants: Use 1 cup for every inch of trunk diameter (measured at 4″- 6″ above the soil line). Work into the soil gently (inside the drip line) and water.
New Plantings: Mix 1-1/2 cups Fish Bone Meal per 10 square feet of growing area. Mix thoroughly into the soil to a depth of 4 to 6 inches, or as needed depending on the bulb.
Individual Bulb Planting: Add 1 Tbsp to the soil beneath each bulb with growing buds pointing upwards. Cover with soil to the original soil level and water.
Established Bulbs: Sprinkle 1/2 cup for every 10 square feet. For individual bulbs, use 1 Tbsp in a 3″ to 4″ ring around the plant. Gently mix into the soil and water.