Scotts Osmocote® Plus Organics Fruit & Citrus Plant Food & Soil Improver

Scotts Osmocote® Plus Organics Fruit & Citrus Plant Food & Soil Improver

Main product features
Contains 6 months feed
Contains 6 months feed

plant food and soil improver designed all fruit trees including citrus which combines the best of both worlds. Scotts Osmocote® Plus Organics nurtures plant growth both above and below the ground and by creating a balanced and sustainable growing environment, plants are healthier, stronger and less susceptible to insect attacks and diseases, season after season

Size
3.5KG
Other sizes:
800G
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FEATURES

  • A high level of magnesium and trace elements keep leaves green and fruit full and tasty
  • Gypsum breaks down clay soils, provides plants with the calcium they need to strengthen their structure and boosts disease resistance
  • The natural fertilisers blood & bone and composted manure boost growth and plant health and improve soil texture and moisture holding
  • Fish extract is a natural source of nitrogen, potassium and trace elements
  • Seaweed is a natural soil and plant conditioner and tonic that improves resistance to stress and trauma and helps plants recover faster
  • Scotts Osmocote® uses advanced prill technology that ensures even and controlled nutrient release with no wastage
  • The organics are all derived from renewable resources

 

SUITABLE FOR

  • Designed specifically for all fruit trees including citrus and also flowering trees
  • Safe to use on native plants including natives fruits including finger lime, quandong and Davidson's plum
  • Dwarf and columnar fruit trees and dwarf citrus growing in large pots and tubs
  • Safe to use on new plants - the controlled release of nutrients means it will not burn soft leaves or tender young roots

 

NOT SUITABLE FOR

  • Do not use in hydroponic growing systems, ponds or pots submerged in water
  • Do not use on lawns - use only specifically named fertilisers on grassed areas

HOW TO USE

55grams = 3 tablespoons (TBL). Use the table below as a guide to how much to use:

Where to apply Rate (flat level scoops) How to apply at planting Established plants
Fruit trees & flowering trees 3 scoops per m2 of under-tree area

Mix into the backfill soil.

Do not place in the bottom of the planting hole

Dig in around the dripline
Potted plants 30cm pot - ¾ scoop 
40cm pot - 1½ scoops 
60cm pot - 2 scoops 
90cm pot - 3 scoops
Mix through the potting mix

Apply evenly over the surface of the potting mix

Or mix through when repotting

IMPORTANT: Water in thoroughly after each application and ensure the product is washed off leaves.

 

WHEN TO USE

  • Apply every six months
  • For best results, apply in the early Spring when new growth appears, and repeat in late Summer or early Autumn

 

SAFETY INFORMATION

CAUTION: This product may cause staining of hard surfaces if wet. Avoid contact with hard surfaces and if contact does occur, sweep off immediately.

SAFETY FIRST: Read the instructions on the product packaging before use and take particular note of any warnings or cautions on the label

See the Safety Data Sheet for this product

 

TECHNICAL DETAILS

NPK 12.8 : 2.2 : 3.5

Contains added organic materials, natural gypsum, wetting agent and a range of essential trace elements

Contains 2.2% phosphorus, which is acceptable for some native plants but not all. Check the plant label to see how tolerant your plant may be.

May be safely used on edibles

Scotts Osmocote® is a controlled release fertiliser that consists of prills (small beads) of high-quality fertiliser encased in a permeable and biodegradable soy extract coating

Each prill contains a balanced microdose of nutrients so a plant's response from an application is reliable and consistent

Health and Safety

Always read the pack label and product instructions carefully before use. For further information relating to product safety please review the product data safety sheet link below.

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