Baileys Fruit & Citrus is high in magnesium and potassium for strong growth, rich green foliage and plump healthy fruit.
This unique product combines a slow release base of organic blood and bone with essential plant nutrients, trace elements and soil improvers. So it not only feeds your garden with a complete range of nutrients, it also builds and contributes to a healthy soil structure. Added Zeolite holds nutrients and water in the root zone where it is available for plant uptake.
It feeds the garden with a complete range of nutrients, builds soil capacities, improves soil fertility and stimulates microbial activity.
When preparing new garden beds, use Baileys Soil Improver Plus to build up the organic matter in the soil, then broadcast and even application of Fruit and Citrus across your soil, using a rate of 30 grams per square metre. Work into the soil and water well.
When planting new fruit trees, select a suitable position and dig a hole large enough to accommodate the root system. Incorporate Baileys Soil Improver Plus with the backfill if the existing soil lacks organic matter. Mix 40 - 50 grams of Fruit & Citrus into the backfill, replace and water in well.
When feeding established trees, apply 50 grams per square metre per plantin the drip line area. Lightly work into the topsoil and water in well.
For fruiting plants grown in pots and planters as a general guide apply 1 teaspoon (5 grams) to 140mm pots, 2 teaspoons (10 grams) to 200mm pots and 2 tablespoons (30 grams) to 300mm pots. Water in well.
When feeding all other fruiting plants and shrubs, including vines apply 30 - 50 grams per square metre. Lightly work into the topsoil and water in well.
Reapply every 6 to 8 weeks in the growing season for best results.