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Compost Base 1 | Fertiliser/Plant Food - 5-7.5-10 +MG +TE

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Compost Base 1 | Fertiliser/Plant Food - 5-7.5-10 +MG +TE | 250g - 25kg

Base fertiliser, can also be used for composting

Traditional general purpose fertiliser for fruit, vegetables, flowers and roses. Ideal for growing media or compost base! This fertiliser contains all the plant foods and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.

It is very simple to use - just apply the recommended quantity to moist soil and lightly hoe in. For roses, this fertiliser should be mixed with the soil prior to planting and then used as an annual dressing every Spring. For flowers and vegetables it is applied prior to planting and vegetables are then top dressed once or twice during the growing season. For tomatoes and chrysanthemums, it is apllied prior to planting and then as a regular feed at 3 to 4 weekly intervals.

Application Rates

Application Rates Kg/m2 G/m2
Pot Plant 3.0 - 5.5 3.3 - 5.5
Summer Bedding 2.0 - 4.0 2.0 - 4.0
Autumn Bedding 1.5 - 3.5 1.5 - 3.5

Roses

Apply 140g/m2 prior to planting.

Flowers and Vegetables

Use 140g/m2 before sowing and planting.

Fruit

Apply before planting

Apples, Pears and Plumbs - 175g/m2

Currents, Gooseberries and Rasperries - 140g/m2

Strawberries - 70-100g/m2

Tomatoes and Chrysanthemums

Apply 200g/m2 before planting, after planting, spread 35g/m2 as a regular feed at 3-4 week intervals.

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