Simple Recipe for Use
FIRST plant your tree with the Farmer Greg's Planting Mix and the Planting Success Kit:
Mix well in a wheelbarrow (or
similar container) the following: 1.5 to 2 bags of Farmer Greg's Planting Mix and half of
the soil you removed from the hole (native soil). Moisten with water
to the point of being like a wrung out sponge while mixing. Then mix in the Planting Success Kit bag of amendments. Use this to fill hole as you plant your
tree. Use other half of soil removed from hole to create a berm around
the tree at a 3 foot radius extending out from the trunk creating a
THEN protect your tree with the Tree Well Top Mulch:
Greg highly recommends a good 6-8 inches of mulch in the basin around
the tree and covering the soil that covers your tree roots.
depth is 6-8 inches. 2 bags per tree is a great start. Re-apply in the fall if needed.
FINALLY feed your tree regularly using the Year of Care Kit four times a year:
Pull back the wood chips or mulch in the drip line area to expose the bare soil. Apply directly to the soil 1 lb each of AZOMITE, Organic Fertilizer and Worm Castings. Replace mulch cover layer and resume normal watering.
Use half this much for bushes or vines. Use a little more for larger trees.