Foothill Fertilizer Mix 0.5-4.0-4.0
(25 Lb)

For Soils with Low pH & Low Fertility

Brand: Peaceful Valley    Item Number: F1101

$24.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$24.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

Description

Our own formulation based on years of testing Sierra foothill soils, which are acidic and low in phosphorous, nitrogen, calcium, sulfur, and trace minerals. Use it in similarly deficient soils.

  • This blend contains soft rock phosphate, gypsum, oystershell lime, bonemeal, sulfate of potash and kelp meal.
  • It is organic and supplies all deficient soil nutrients, except nitrogen
  • To add organic matter use worm castings, compost or cover crops
  • Use at 20 lb/100 sq ft on new soils, less on soils which have been amended in the past
  • Contains 0.5%N-4.0%P-4.0%K

Characteristics

Fertilizer Type Powdered/Granulated Major Nutrients Over 3% Phosphorus, Over 3% Potassium, Sulfur, Calcium, Trace Minerals
Biological & Humus Boosts Microbial Activity pH Adjusting Corrects Low pH
Organic Certifier CDFA Organic Status Approved for Use in Certified Organic Agriculture
Nutrient Release Rate Long-term (4+ Months) Use as Foliar No
Animal-Based Yes
Fertilizer Type Powdered/Granulated
Major Nutrients Over 3% Phosphorus, Over 3% Potassium, Sulfur, Calcium, Trace Minerals
Biological & Humus Boosts Microbial Activity
pH Adjusting Corrects Low pH
Organic Certifier CDFA
Organic Status Approved for Use in Certified Organic Agriculture
Nutrient Release Rate Long-term (4+ Months)
Use as Foliar No
Animal-Based Yes

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Shipping Information

Up to 2 may be combined in a single package, but cannot be combined with other items.

Shipping Weight: 28.00 lbs. Dimensions: 27"L x 12"W x 3.5"H

Reviews

Excellent fertilizer for the foothills

Used this to plant our fruit trees, and then used it in the garden beds too. Had a bit left over to mix in potting soil while potting up my perennials. Everything responded very well!

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Convenient Solution

Instead of buying five different fertilizers to make up my soil deficiencies I can buy one. I live in the foothills and got a bag of this and have had really good results in my vegetable garden. I had beautiful, productive tomato plants using this and Blood Meal. It's great to have something formulated for acidic, clay soil like mine.

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