Palm Pro 12-4-12 is specially formulated to help feed different tropicals and palm varieties much easier. It contains 60% slow release nitrogen which continuously feeds for 3 to 4 months, along with just the right amount of Potassium and Phosphate which is essential for growth of your plants. It also contains a perfect balance of chelated nutrients like Magnesium, Manganese, Iron, Zinc, plus humic acid and sugars which helps meet vital nutritional needs of native and non-native palms, as well as help achieve faster results. It also aids in fighting nutrient deficiencies and diseases in palms to ensure they grow healthy and strong, plus it has low salt index so it won't injure palms. This easy-to-use liquid formula utilizes 5 times less water compared to other program so it guaranteed more cost-effective. Palm Pro can be applied as a foliar feed, as soil injection for landscape palms, for hand watering in interiorscapes, and in drip irrigation for nursery stock.
The vast majority of palms are planted in sandy soils, which have a very low cation capacity and tend to quickly leach nutrients. Established palms require fertilization a minimum of twice per year, ideally four times per year. Palm Pro has an ideal ratio of nitrogen to potassium, which is essential for healthy palms. Palm Pro contains 60% slow release nitrogen, which is important to maintain a continuous feed of nitrogen.
Begin root injection approximately 2-4 ft. away from trunk. Fertilizer under entire canopy in grid pattern. Inject to a depth of 6 in. - 8 in. for trees. Inject at a rate of 1 qt. of tank mix per injection site.
Drench the root ball and soil where planting the palm with Palm Pro. Palms do not like heavy muck or clay soils and soon become water logged. Palm Pro contains humic acid and yucca which will help loosen the clay structure and allow more drainage.
Palm Pro can be used as a foliar supplemental program for normal soil fertilization. Foliar applications will correct deficiencies, however, soil fertilization will provide more long lasting results.
Palm Pro must be first diluted with water prior to mixing with other nutrients or pesticides. When adding acidic materials first dilute with water and then slowly add acidic materials. Always use a jar test before mixing pesticides in your tank. Add products to mix in this order: 1. wettable powders, 2. flowables, 3. water solubles, 4. surfactants, 5. emulsifiable concentrates. Be sure to agitate during each addition. Be sure each product is mixed well before adding the next. It is recommended to apply all of the mixture in one day.