A speedy-release nitrogen punch that knocks down weed germination
Corn gluten meal is a great fast-release, plant-based nitrogen booster. The speedy nitrogen boost helps keep lawns and leafy greens at their greenest, and the gluten is a great food source for soil microbes. Make sure all your planted seeds have germinated before applying corn gluten; it has been shown to prevent germination in weed seeds and planted seeds alike.
Features and Benefits
- Fast-release nitrogen source helps lawns and plants green up quickly
- Provides an excellent food source for beneficial soil microbes
- Contains key trace minerals
- All natural ingredients
- No animal products
- No manure, biosolids or sludge
- Convenient meal product form for easy application
Appropriate for most plants with high nitrogen needs, including lawns, trees and shrubs. Also commonly used as fertilizer in vegetable, fruit, herb, flower and rose gardens.
- 100% corn gluten
Total Nitrogen (N)9%
Available Phosphate (P2O5)0.4%
Soluble Potash (K2O)0.2%
Apply 10 to 20 lbs per 1,000 square feet of lawn, garden or flowerbed area each spring and fall.
CAUTION: Do not apply to areas when seeding is contemplated within 60 days. Root system from newly germinated seeds tend to wither in the presence of corn gluten.
This product should be used as a part of a comprehensive total nutrition system to optimize plant development, yield and quantity.
Application rate may be adjusted at your discretion based on your current soil test or other factors.
Safety & Storage
We recommend storing this fertilizer in a dry, sealed container.
Garden Maker™ Naturals fertilizers are packaged in kraft paper bags that are 100% recyclable, compostable and/or biodegradable.Download the Material Safety Data Sheet for this product (pdf)