CIL Tree & Hedge Feeder 18-4-6 Fertilizer 10kg
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- Slow release fertilizer for shrubs and hedges
- Contains slow release nitrogen for continuous feeding over several weeks
How To Use
For Trees and Shrubs:
- Measure the trunk diameter (approx 0.5m from ground level) and use 100g per cm (1/2") or use 7.5kg per 100m²
- Apply in early spring with a lawn spreader. For trees apply 30cm (1') away from trunk and spread 30 cm (1') beyond drip line (outer edge of tree canopy)
- Apply at 6-8 week intervals throughout the growing season beginning in early spring
- Water area thoroughly
- For each meter (yard) of height use 500g (1.1lbs) per 10 meters (33') of length
- Apply in band 70cm (2') wide on both sides of the hedge and water in
- Apply every 6-8 weeks starting in early spring
For Foundation Evergreens:
- Apply 275g (0.6 lbs) in the area 4m² (40 ft²) surrounding the evergreen
- Apply every 6-8 weeks beginning in early spring
- Water thoroughly after application
Where trees are growing or bordering on a lawn the tree and hedge fertilizer should be applied in addition to lawn fertilizers in order to provide sufficient nutrients for trees and the lawn.
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Check out our fertilizer spikes! They are inserted into the ground past the grass layer and get nutrients directly to the trees roots before the lawn sucks them all up!