Source of nitrogen, phosphorous, trace minerals and tricontenol (a natural growth hormone).
Recommended for use with all container and in-ground plants.
available sizes: 4 lbs, 25 lbs
density: 0.30 lbs per cup
release time: 2-3 months
Derived from ground organic alfalfa
Alfalfa Meal may be used with all plants.
Application Rates – always mix into soil
Roses, flowers, large plants: 1/2-1 cup per plant early in season (or at planting), 1/2-1 cup at bloom, 1/2 cup at late season.
Vegetable gardens/beds: 5-10 lbs per 100 square feet, per month.
Containers: 1-2 tablespoons per gallon of soil, per month.
Shrubs and Trees: 1-2 lbs per 2″ of trunk diameter.
See ‘Plant feeding requirements‘ if you are using alfalfa meal in combination with other products or for more information.
See ‘Feeding with organics‘ for general information on using organic nutrients.