Rhododendron & Azalea Food is the ideal fertiliser for all rhododendron and azalea in your garden or in the container. It contains a high potash content which increases flower bud formation and improves the size of your blooms. This plant food is organic-based. A slow-release fertiliser working for up to 3 months that guarantees longer preservation of blooms after cutting, and with extra Magnesium for brighter colours. Rhododendron & Azalea food fertiliser increases (due to the high organic content in the product) the humus content in the soil and improves soil structure and micro-life.4kg net.
Treats up to 40-80 sq metre. Safe to humans, pets and insects when applied and stored correctly. Apply between March and September. Preferred temperature 8-12ºC. Application and rates - Apply by hand whilst wearing gloves, or by using a fertiliser spreader at a rate as detailed below per sq.mtr. During planting - spring 50g/plant.MAINTENANCE - spring: 100 g/plant repeat every 3 months. Autumn: 50-100g end of August. Extra fertilisation after the flowering period gives more blooms the year after. For existing plantations: incorporate the fertiliser around the plant and give water. During planting: Spread the fertiliser in the plant hole and mix it with the garden soil. Place the plant in position and backfill with topsoil. Compound organic NPK fertiliser containing Magnesium 5-6-9 (+3MgO). 5% total Nitrogen (N), of which 2.2% organic Nitrogen derived from feather meal, meat and bone meal, cocoa shells. 1.2% ammonium Nitrogen. 16% Urea Nitrogen. 6% total Phosphorus Pentoxide (P2O5). 9% Potassium Oxide (K2O) soluble in water. 3% total Magnesium Oxide (MgO). 25% organic matter derived from feather meal, meat and bone meal, cocoa shells. Low in Chlorine.
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Please note that when several items are ordered they may not all be delivered at the same time.
Packet seed, garlic, onion sets, shallots and mushroom spawn (except windowsill kits) incur a carriage charge of £1.99.
Any products showing the following symbol will be supplied in cardboard boxes as in the past. A carriage charge of £5.99 will be incurred for any order containing products displaying this symbol, as these plants are supplied by a trusted third party not our own nursery.
All other products incur a carriage charge of £4.99.
If your order comprises of a combination of carriage charges then the higher carriage charge will be applied.
Free delivery on orders over £60.
Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and Isles of Scilly & areas of Scotland with postcodes starting AB30 plus, BT, GY, HS, IM, IV1 plus, JE KA27, KA28, KW1 to KW16, PA20 to PA38, PA41 to PA80, PH10 to PH40, PH42 to PH50, TR21 to TR25 and ZE: For orders weighing less than 2kg standard charge applies. Where the weight of the order is 2kg to 10kg the carriage charge is £9.99. Where the weight of the order is over 10kg the delivery charge is £14.99
Orders to the Isle of Wight and Isle of Scilly: For orders weighing less than 2kg the standard charge applies. Where the weight of the order is 2kg and above the carriage charge is £14.99.
Republic of Ireland: For orders weighing less than 2kg the standard charge applies. Where the combined weight of the order is 2kg and above, the carriage contribution is £14.99.
Other EU countries: We can only deliver packet flower and vegetable seed to other EU countries. The delivery charge is £4.99 per order.
We reserve the right to contact you and advise an additional charge where necessary, and are happy to quote for carriage specific products to outlying areas.
Some very large items may not be available to all areas.
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