Fertilome Rose & Flower Food Plus Systemic 14-12-11 is a unique formulation that serves as both an insecticide and a fertilizer. It provides nutrients to promote strong roots and beautiful blooms while also protecting the plant against insect harm for up to eight weeks. Keeps away pests such as aphids, leaf beetles, thrips, mealybugs, scales, and whiteflies. It is absorbed by the roots and distributes Zinc, Iron, Manganese, Copper, and Boron throughout the entire plant. For best results, apply every eight weeks during the growing season. Excellent for roses, shrubs, flower beds, and plantings around residential areas.
Apply the required amount of granules evenly on top of soil, being careful not to damage the upper roots, incorporate thoroughly into the top soil layer then water in thoroughly after incorporating into soil.
This product is highly toxic to aquatic invertebrates. Do not apply directly to water, or to areas where surface water is present or to intertidal areas below the mean high water mark. Do not contaminate water when disposing of equipment washwaters or rinsate. Runoff may be hazardous to aquatic organisms in water adjacent to treated areas.This product contains a chemical with properties and characteristics associated with chemicals detected in groundwater. The use of this chemical in areas where soils are permeable, particularly where the water table is shallow, may result in groundwater contamination.To prevent contamination of the environment, do not apply near water, storm drains, gutters or ditches. Do not apply when heavy rain or downpour is predicted for that day. Apply this product only to your lawn or garden, and sweep any product that lands on the driveway, sidewalk, or street, back onto the treated area of your lawn or garden.
STORAGE AND DISPOSAL
Store in a cool, dry place, away from heat or open flame. If empty, Non-refillable container. Do not refill or reuse this container. Place empty container in trash or offer for recycling if available. If partly filled, call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.