Osmocote® Plus Bio Stimulants Vegetable, Tomato, Herb & Garden Beds

A liquid fertiliser that gives all your vegetables , tomatoes and herbs the edge over other liquid plant foods with the long feeding benefits of traditional Osmocote in a ready to use sprayer. It also has bio stimulants to boost beneficial soil microbes in the vegetable garden, leading to improved yields. It feeds all your garden beds continuously for up to three months.

  • Contains soluble Osmocote as well as bio stimulants for larger, healthier vegetables and herbs that resist diseases and insect attacks
  • High iron formula helps activate the soil to develop beautiful blooms and vegetables and help prevent Blossom End Rot
  • Liquid formulation delivers food straight to plant roots on application and also continuously feeds for 3 months
  • New technology slow release liquid so there's no wastage of nutrients
  • Longest lasting liquid plant food*
  • Easy to apply with Scotts Easy Sprayer - no drips, no hassles - or by diluting yourself from the concentrate

    *compared to other liquid fertilisers in Australia 2016
Features

Liquid advantage

Unlike most liquid fertilisers that give one instantaneous 'hit' of food to plants, this is a slow release formulation that spreads and sticks to plants and the soil.

Feeds soils and plants

Includes a blend of bio stimulants resulting in lots of earthworms and soil microbes that build healthy soils and productive, vigorous plants

Use any time

Can be applied anytime of the year when plants are actively growing

World leading Aussie invention

World leading innovation that feeds continuously for 3 months

Hose-on or Concentrate

Hose-on

The 1L Easy Spray bottle is perfect for small gardens, quick fertilising tasks and covers up to 180 m2


Concentrate

The 1L Concentrate is the better option for large or difficult to reach areas where a watering can or pump sprayer may be easier to use. It makes up to 450L


Handy Tip

To determine the size of your garden, multiply the length x width in metres. 1 long stride = approx. 1 metre

Leaf and root uptake

It goes to work immediately and is effective whether applied to the soil or leaves

Suitable for

All vegetables, herbs and flower beds

Potted vegetables, herbs, annuals, perennials and bulbs

Safe to use on new plants in the garden or in pots indoors or out - its gentle slow release formulation will not burn young leaves or roots

Not suitable for

Do not use on lawns - use only specifically named fertilisers on grassed areas

How it works

  • Unlike most liquid fertilisers which are readily washed off plants, Osmocote Plus Bio Stimulants contains an innovative and advanced form of nitrogen which binds to leaves, stems and soil particles and will not wash through the soil once dry
  • It's boosted with bio stimulants that activate soil micro-organisms, condition the soil and enhance nutrient uptake
  • Enhanced soluble iron improves soil health and promotes an abundance of flowers and vegetables, as well as helping prevent Blossom End Rot in tomatoes, capsicums and other members of this plant family

How to use

Easy Sprayer

  1. Shake the bottle well before attaching to the hose - ensure the thumb switch is in the OFF position first
  2. Tighten the hose connector on the handle prior to connecting the hose; turn the hose tap on
  3. Slide the thumb switch to the ON position to FERTILISE or slide to the WATER position to just water your garden
  4. Walk slowly using a sweeping action to evenly distribute the spray over the measured garden area (the bottle should empty in approximately 12 - 13 minutes
  5. When finished, switch to OFF position and turn the water off

When using the Concentrate:

  1. The 1L Concentrate comes with a measuring cap that will dispense 30-50mL , the amount required for 9 litres of water
  2. The concentrate can also be used in a pump sprayer. Use the same dilution rate as for the watering can

For a complete guide on how to use Osmocote Plus Bio Stimulants Liquid Fertiliser Vegetable, Tomato, Herbs & Garden Beds, always check the packaging.

When to use

  • Apply to soils at planting time

  • Apply three monthly throughout the main growing period - in early Spring, early Summer and early Autumn

 

Easy Sprayer

SITUATION HOW OFTEN

Garden Beds & Pots

  • Plant Repair
  • Stressed Plants

Apply every 3 months

  • Soak the soil around the plant to feed the roots

Foliar feeding every 3 months

  • Wet the leaves and soak the soil
Pre-plant Soil Preparation

Soak the soil in the area to be planted

 

Concentrate

SITUATION QUANTITY IN 9L
WATERING CAN
HOW OFTEN

Garden Beds & Pots

  • Annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs and fruits
30-50ml (1 cap)

Apply every 3 months

  • Soak the soil around the plant to feed the roots.

Foliar feeding every 3 months

  • Use the lower rate. Wet the leaves and soak the soil
Plant Repair Stressed Plants 50-100mL (2 caps)       

Apply every 3 months

  • Soak the soil around the plant to feed the roots
Pre-plant & Soil Preparation 50-100mL (2 caps)

Soak the soil in the area to be planted

 

Safety Information

CAUTION: This product may cause staining of hard surfaces if wet. Avoid contact with hard surfaces and if contact does occur, hose off immediately.

  • Safety first: Read the instructions on the product packaging before use and take particular note of any warnings or cautions on the label

Technical details

  • NPK 22 : 0 : 3
  • Safe to use on food plants
  • World leading and innovative active ingredient methylene urea is a slow release liquid form of nitrogen that sticks to plants and soil particles and feeds continuously for up to 3 months
  • The Easy Sprayer is manufactured to deliver the product at a dilution of 85 : 1 (85 parts of water to 1 of product). This ensures the 1L hose-on bottle will cover up to 180m2 with an effective supply of fertiliser
  • When the Easy Sprayer bottle is not being used or is being carried/transported, ensure the thumb switch on the handle grip is in the OFF position to prevent leakage

Where to buy it

Decided what product best suits your needs? Or would you prefer to go in-store to ask for more information?

Visit your local Bunnings Warehouse for our largest range.

You can also find Scotts products in a number of gardening, hardware, independent and supermarket retailers including, Flower Power, Mitre10, Coles and Woolworths.

Note: Not all brands and products are stocked in-store. For any additional questions please visit our contact us page.

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