Long Lasting Controlled Release Fertilizer 18-6-12
Long Lasting Controlled Release Fertilizer (Osmocote)
Long Lasting Controlled Release Fertilizer
CONTAINS: Repackage of Osmocote® 18-6-12.
This formulation fertilizes for 8 – 9 months.
Controlled-release fertilizers, such as Osmocote 18-6-12 release nutrients over time and can provide excellent results. This also saves time
and allows you to do the other necessary chores in the garden.
USE ON: Potted Plants, Hanging Baskets, Flower Beds and Vegetable Gardens.
RATE: Soil; mix 1/2 – 3/4 cups per cubic ft.
Plant beds; 1 1/2 – 3 cups per 10 sq. ft.
Pot Culture; 4″ – 3/4 tsp., 5″ – 1 1/2 tsp., 6″ – 2 tsp.
APPLICATION: Mix thoroughly with soil mix. Surface application; apply to soil around plant.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
For potted plants, incorporate uniformly throughout the soil. Mix at the rate of 6 to 8 ounces (1/2 to 3/4 cupfuls) per cubic foot.
For plant beds, mix with soil to a depth of 4 to 6 inches at the rate of 1 to 2 pounds (1 1/2 to 3 cups) per 10 square feet.
If plants are being started from seed, propagated or are very young when planted, use 1/4 to 1/2 the rates given above.
For potted plants, apply uniformly to the soil surface using the following amounts:
4 inch pot – 3/4 teaspoonful 5 inch pot- 1 1/2 teaspoonfuls 6 inch pot – 2 teaspoonfuls 1 gallon container – 4 teaspoonfuls 3 gallon container – 2 to 4 Tablespoonfuls
For the above applications, use the lower rate for sensitive plants (rhododendron, azalea, heather, fern, orchid, etc.) and the high rate for rapidly growing, salt tolerant plants (rose, carnation, dracena, oleander, pyracantha, etc.)
FOR BEDDING PLANTS
Apply uniformly to the soil surface at the rate of 6 ounces (1/2 cup) per 10 square feet.
Till lightly into top 1/2″ to 1″ of treated area if tilling will not damage plant roots
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