Native Blend

Native Blend

1Kg, 4Kg, 12kg & 22Kg

A 100% natural plant food containing plant available silica, minerals, trace elements, organic matter, and garden friendly microbes. Contaminant free with no manures, blood and bone or synthetic fertiliser. Safe for Proteaceae.

Native Blend
Native Blend

What it does

Improves soils and promotes healthier native plants that establish faster, require less water and are more able to withstand adverse conditions. Helps plants resist pest and diseases and improves flowering. Encourages earthworm activity.

Where and when to use it

In the preparation of all new and existing native or mixed gardens. Gives excellent results especially when used in the bottom of the hole when planting. Added to potting mix when potted up or re-potting encourages faster root growth.

How often to use it

PROTEACEAE (GRAVILLEA & BANKSIA)
Every  3 months for the first 12 months then 1-2 times per year.

ALL OTHER NATIVES
Every 3-4 months.

Application rate

GENERAL FERTILISING
300-500gm/m² (3-5 handfuls)

MOST PLANTING SITUATIONS & TRANSPLANTING SITUATIONS
100- 200gm/m² (1-2 handfuls) to the planting hole and 200-300gm around the plant.

PROBLEM SOIL OR AREAS
500-800gm/m² minimum (5-8 handfuls)

POTS
1 tablespoon/200mm pot diameter

Other important information

  • Is an allowable input for organic growers.
  • For planting in all soils or pots.
  • Contains natural rock phosphate – safe for use on all Natives and Proteaceae.
  • Contaminant free with no chemicals or animal waste products.
  • Recommended for revegetation for faster establishment.
  • Will not burn plant foliage or roots.
  • Can be spread around existing plants or gardens.
  • Reduces transplant shock
  • Encourages biodiversity. Wildlife friendly.
  • For best results use in conjunction with other Earthlife garden products.