Imagine growing a rose bush bursting with big, beautiful flowers. It’s easy.
All your roses need is a well-balanced meal. Roses are one of the hungriest plants, so they need to be fed often to perform their best.
You’ll instantly see the difference once you start regularly feeding your roses. Bigger, better and even more roses are on their way! Plus, your plants will look healthier since they’ll fight off disease more efficiently.
It’s amazing how much a healthy, organic meal can improve your roses.
Your roses are waking up now since spring is just beginning. They’ve made it through a long winter and they are starving! Feed them the most nutritious meal you can.
Espoma’s organic Rose-tone includes more nutrients than any other rose food. Most rose fertilizers contain three nutrients — nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium (N-P-K). Rose-tone goes far beyond that. This organic rose food contains 12 more micronutrients roses need, including iron, calcium and magnesium.
Feeding roses with Rose-tone is like providing a perfectly balanced meal. Your roses get all the nutrients they need to work as hard as they can.
Another benefit of organic rose foods, such as Rose-tone, is the gradual release of nutrients. Due to its slow-release formula, Rose-tone will never burn or leach plants. Plus, this is the only organic rose food that improves soil structure.
In beds, spread 6 pounds of per 100 square feet. For individual roses, use 1¼ cups of Rose-tone per plant.
Now, let’s boost your roses and soil with an organic feeding.
For established roses in beds, spread 6 pounds of Rose-tone per 100 square feet. For individual roses, use 1¼ cups of Rose-tone per plant.
Sprinkle the granular organic rose food around each plant out to the widest branch. This encourages your roses to stretch their feet and grow a little!
Then, scratch the food into the top 1” of soil.
If you’re planting new roses, add a mixture of peat moss and 3 cups Rose-tone to the planting hole.
Either way, feed your roses monthly from early spring to mid-September to keep them producing beautiful blooms.
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