Neem Meal (6-1-2)
The best solutions come right from nature, and Down To Earth Neem Seed Meal Fertilizer is one of them. After oil is extracted from seeds of Azadirachta indica the remaining material can be processed and turned into a soil amendment that protects plants against diseases while improving soil nutrients. OMRI Listed for use in organic production.
• 6-1-2 ratio
• Excellent for boosting root systems and root crops
• Apply by mixing into soil or steeping to make a foliar tea
• Stimulates microbial activity
• Can also mulch around individual plants
Available in 5-lb. box
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Vegetables/ Flowers: Apply 3-6 lbs per 100 square feet and thoroughly mix into soil. To feed established plants, side dress 2-4 oz, depending on plant size.
Containers: Add 1-2 Tbsp per gallon of soil and mix thoroughly or mix 1/2 to 1 lb per cubic yard.
Trees/ Shrubs: Apply 1-2 lbs per 1-inch of trunk diameter, extend outwards from base to the drip line. Mix into soil surface and water well.
Lawns: Broadcast 1/4 to 1/2 cup per 10 square feet depending on soil analysis and water in well.
This slow-release nitrogen source can be used to improve poor soils and is a favorite for vegan gardening.