Garden Food 5-10-5

Espoma Garden Food 5-10-5 is an agricultural grade all-purpose fertilizer. It provides the three major plant nutrients: nitrogen, phosphorus & potassium.  Like all Espoma plant foods, no sludges or fillers are ever used. And because it’s made in our state-of-the-art solar powered manufacturing facility, consistency and quality are guaranteed.


  • Promotes Vigorous Growth
  • Use for Trees, Shrubs, Flowers & Vegetables
  • Granular for Easy Application
  • Ready to Use – No Mixing Required

For use on:

Flowers, vegetables, trees and shrubs

When to use:

Use any time in the growing season – Spring application is best. Never apply fertilizer to frozen ground.  Be certain to follow all local laws regarding fertilizer application.

How much to use:

Individual Plants or Seeds: When planting, mix 1 teaspoon of Espoma Garden Food with soil used to back fill holes. After plants are established, apply at a rate of 1/8 cup per plant.

Gardens: Apply at the rate of 1 ½ pounds per 100 square feet. Row Planting: Apply 1 pound for each 50 feet of row with rows 30 inches wide.

Always water after feeding.

How to apply:

General information:
Do not place fertilizer directly on seeds or plants. Keep at least 3 inches away. Cultivate the fertilizer into soil. Be careful not to disturb roots or seeds. Repeat feedings every four weeks throughout the growing season.

Always water after feeding.

Available in 6.75 lb. bag

1 lb. Equals 1 – 1/2 Cups

Before you head to the garden center, please call to confirm product availability.

6.75 LB.

Garden Food 6.75 LB.