Down to Earth Oyster Shell 5 LB
Down to Earth Oyster Shell 5 LB: Your Garden's Natural Calcium Boost!
Revitalize your soil with Down to Earth’s Oyster Shell, a premium, all-natural source of essential calcium nutrients. Meticulously crafted from ancient oyster shells, this high-quality supplement is ground into a mix of small, medium, and coarse particles, ensuring a sustained release of this invaluable nutrient. Plus, it goes beyond, enhancing soil structure and optimizing tilth for flourishing plants.
- Calcium Content (Ca): 35.0%
- Derived from: Ground Oyster Shell
- Certification: Listed by the Organic Materials Review Institute for organic production use.
Perfect for Various Applications:
For Vegetable Gardens & Flower Beds:
- New Gardens: Apply 2.5-5 lbs per 100 square feet. Mix thoroughly into the top 3” of soil during spring or fall.
- Transplants: Add 1-2 tsp per hole, blend into soil, and water well.
For Outdoor Containers:
- New Plantings: Incorporate 1-2 tbsp per gallon of soil for robust growth.
- Established Plants: Lightly mix 1-2 tbsp per gallon into the soil surface every other month during the growing season.
- Apply 2.5-5 lbs per 100 square feet in spring and fall. Ensure thorough watering for optimal results. Aeration prior to application may enhance effectiveness.
For Trees & Shrubs:
- Established Plants: Spread 1 lb per 1” of trunk diameter from base outwards to the drip line. Mix into the soil surface and water in well.
- New Trees: Prepare transplant hole and blend 1-2 cups with the backfill soil. Use the amended soil for filling around the new tree; water in well.
For Row Crops/Acreage:
- Apply 500-2,000 lbs per acre initially. Follow up with annual maintenance applications based on soil analysis and crop requirements.
Down to Earth Oyster Shell 5 LB is available for local pick-up at select Zamzows organic gardening centers in Boise, Meridian, and Nampa. Additionally, we offer nationwide delivery for your convenience.
Elevate your gardening experience with Down to Earth Oyster Shell and witness the remarkable difference in your plants' vitality and health. Order yours today!