Apply to a dry lawn with a drop or broadcast spreader making sure to overlap slightly to avoid striping. Follow settings on the bag or contact the spreader manufacturer for best setting. Water after application to activate.
Maintain soil pH: Apply 6 lbs. per 1,000 sq. ft.
Raise soil pH: Apply 12 lbs. per 1,000 sq. ft.
For new seedlings, over-seeding an established lawn or new sod installation apply at the 12 lb. rate.
- Shrubs and Trees:
Shrubs: Apply 1 cup per 2 feet of plant diameter.
Trees: Apply 5 cups per inch of trunk diameter. Spread evenly around base of plant out to the drip line and water to activate Lightning Lime.
- Vegetables: Apply 30 lbs. per 1,000 sq. ft. before or after planting and water to activate product.
Tomatoes: When planting apply 1 cup per plant to soil surface and spread evenly in a 1 foot diameter circle around plant. For established plants apply 1 cup for each 2 ft. of height. Spread evenly under plant out to the drip line. Do not apply near water, storm drains, or drainage ditches. Do not apply if heavy rain is expected. Apply this product to your lawn and sweep any product that lands on the driveway, sidewalk, or street back onto your lawn.
- This product is not intended as a fertilizer substitute.