Down to Earth Oyster Shell 1 LB
Down to Earth Oyster Shell 1 LB

Down to Earth Oyster Shell 1 LB


Product Information

Down to Earth Oyster Shell 1 LB: Your All-Natural Calcium Boost for Thriving Plants!

Elevate your gardening game with Down to Earth’s Oyster Shell, a premium, all-natural source of essential plant nutrient, calcium. Sourced from ancient oyster shells, each shell is meticulously harvested and ground into small, medium, and coarse particles, ensuring a sustained release of this invaluable nutrient. Not only does DTE Oyster Shell fortify your plants with calcium, but it also works wonders in enhancing soil structure and fostering optimal tilth.

Key Features:
- Calcium (Ca) Content: 35.0%
- Derived from: Ground Oyster Shell
- Listed by the Organic Materials Review Institute for certified organic production.

Usage Guidelines:
For Vegetable Gardens & Flower Beds:
- New Gardens: Apply 2.5-5 lbs per 100 square feet, thoroughly mixing it into the top 3” of garden soil in spring or fall.
- New Transplants: Add 1-2 tsp per hole, blend it into the soil, and water thoroughly.

For Outdoor Containers:
- New Plantings: Incorporate 1-2 tbsp per gallon of soil, ensuring thorough mixing OR add 0.5-1 lb per cubic yard.
- Established Plants: Lightly blend 1-2 tbsp per gallon into the soil surface every other month during the growing season.

For Lawns:
- Spring and Fall Application: Apply 2.5-5 lbs per 100 square feet, ensuring thorough watering. For enhanced results, apply after aeration.

For Trees & Shrubs:
- Trunk Diameter Method: Spread 1 lb per 1” of trunk diameter around the base outwards to the drip line. Mix it into the soil surface and water thoroughly.
- New Trees: Prepare the transplant hole, mix 1-2 cups with the backfill soil, and use the amended soil to fill around the new tree. Water in well.

For Row Crops/Acreage:
- Initial Application: Apply 500-2,000 lbs per acre, followed by annual maintenance applications based on soil analysis and crop requirements.

Order Online for Local Pick-up or Nationwide Delivery!

Down to Earth Oyster Shell 1 LB can be conveniently ordered online for local pick-up at select Zamzows organic gardening centers in Boise, Meridian, and Nampa. Additionally, we offer nationwide delivery to bring this premium plant nutrient right to your doorstep.

Elevate your gardening experience with Down to Earth Oyster Shell 1 LB, and watch your plants thrive with the power of natural calcium. Order yours today and witness the difference!