Osmocote Plus 15-9-12 Lo-Start Fertilizer
8-9 Month Longevity
Osmocote Plus 15-9-12 Fertilizer is recommended for use in greenhouse, nursery and foliage production, container gardens, interiorscapes, and landscapes. 3rd Generation homogeneous Osmocote Plus contains N-P-K plus micronutrients in each prill. Everris Patterned Nutrient Release Technology meets specific feeding cycles with unmatched consistency, efficiency, and safety. This formulation is designed to release nutrients for 8-9 months in 70 degree F soil.
Lo-Start products deliver an extra boost of nutrition later in the growth cycle and are recommended for fall canning when more fertilizer release is desired in the spring; long-term propagation; bare root plants shifted to container production; summer or fall feeders.
Rate of use: 8.5-18 lbs./cubic yard (incorporation); 13-33 lbs./1000 sq. ft. (landscape)
15% Total Nitrogen (8.4% ammoniacal, 6.6% nitrate)
9% Available Phosphate
12% Soluble Potash
1.3% Magnesium (0.9% water soluble)
6% Sulfur (6% combined)
0.05% Copper (0.05% water soluble)
0.46% Iron (0.09% water soluble, 0.01% chelated)
0.06% Manganese (0.06% water soluble)
0.05% Zinc (0.019% water soluble)