Vitax VTX6AF901 Japanese Maple Acer Feed 0.9kg Pouch
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Vitax Limited is a fourth generation family-owned business with roots laid down long before the modern gardening industry as it is known today even existed. When planting out new Acer, add 30g (approximately 2 gloved handful, per 6 litres of compost in tubs and pots. For healthy growth and vibrant foliage, the Japanese Maple Vitax Acer Feed contains the three major plant foods - nitrogen, phosphate and potash.
A general purpose fertiliser can also help to keep your tree healthy - give it a sprinkle every spring. Once planted, add a handful of feed and work into the top soil Container plants: (Plant at any time of year in suitable soil conditions). That looks like a small pot for the size of the specimen and no amount of liquid feed will compensate for roots that get too warm in a small pot. Another option is a slow release fertiliser put in the soil at the start of spring and left alone for the season.As used by multi-award winning nurseries, M183 formula plant feeds help produce show-winning plants.
These destructive little bugs can occasionally affect Acers in pots - their grubs eat the roots and the adults eat the leaves.If you see what looks like wool or fake Hallowe’en cobwebs on your tree, it may well be scale insects, which work in roughly the same way.
Organic - one feed lasts a whole season Acer Feed: Improves plant health, quality and vitality Produces stunning, vibrant foliage For best results, apply Acer Feed to the soil during planting and then as a top dressing in spring. Perfect for both new and established plants, blooming Fast Acer Feed is an organic granular feed combining the nutrients essential for the health growth of Japanese Maples. Vitax Acer Feed contains the three major plant foods – nitrogen, phosphate and potash, together with natural magnesium and trace elements to encourage healthy leaf growth and vibrant colours. You can then spray the affected areas with a solution of water and oil or soap ( recipes here) which will prevent the insects clinging on and suffocate any that do.Mix a similar quantity with the soil backfill and after planting tread down well to firm in the plant.