Down to Earth Organic Citrus Mix 6-3-3, 1 Pound
Down to Earth Citrus Mix 6-3-3 Fertilizer. Designed to nourish citrus trees in home orchards and containers. Down to Earth's Citrus Mix is formulated with primary and secondary plant nutrients plus selected micronutrients that promote lush new growth, abundant green foliage, fragrant blossoms and bountiful fruit. It may also be used to feed other fruit trees, vines and ornamentals for equally enjoyable results.
Citrus trees are a particularly satisfying compliment to the home garden with their vibrant fruits, fragrant blossoms and appealing glossy foliage. DTE™ Citrus Mix 6-3-3 may also be used to feed the other fruit trees, vines and ornamentals in your garden for equally enjoyable results.
Active Ingredients: Total Nitrogen (N) 6.0%; Available Phosphate (P2O5) 3.0%; Soluble Potash (K2O) 3.0%; Calcium (Ca) 3.0%; Iron (Fe) 0.5%; Sulfur (S) 2.0%; Zinc (Zn) 0.5%
Application Season: Early Fall; Late Spring; Late Winter
Use Instructions: Citrus Trees: Most varieties of citrus require fertilization 3-4 times per year with typical applications in late winter (Jan-Feb), late spring (May-June) and early fall (Sept-Oct). Apply 1 cup per 1” of trunk diameter around the base outwards to the drip line, mix into soil surface and water in well. A liquid or foliar fertilizer may be applied to mature fruit bearing trees throughout the growing season to maximize fruit production. For new trees, prepare transplant hole and mix 1 cup of Citrus Mix with the backfill soil. Use amended soil to fill in around the new tree and water in well. Use half the amount recommended above per application to fertilize 1-2 year old citrus trees. Containers & Houseplants: For new plantings, mix 1/2 cup per cubic foot of soil and mix thoroughly. For established citrus trees, apply 2-4 tablespoons per gallon of soil 4-6 times throughout the year.