Espoma Bulb-tone


All natural organic fertilizer for all spring and fall bulbs

  • Perfect for all bulbs like tulips, daffodils, crocus and hyacinths.
  • Long lasting, slow-release feeding with our exclusive Bio-tone Microbes
  • 100% natural & organic ingredients with no fillers or sludges
  • Use when planting in Spring, Fall or after flowers bloom
  • 1 pound equals approx. 3 cups. 

How much to use:

  • New Plantings
    Plant bulbs in loose, well-drained soil rich in organic matter at the correct depth.
    Row Planting: Mix 1.5 lbs. (4.5 cups) of Bulb-tone into the soil for each 25′ of row.
    Individual Bulbs: Apply 1.5 heaping teaspoons into the planting hole and cover with soil.
    Bed Plantings – Mix 4 lbs. per 60 sq. ft. into the soil.
  • Established Bulbs
    Bed Plantings: Apply 4 lbs. per 60 sq. ft. and wash off any plant food that is on the foliage.
    Individual Bulbs: Sprinkle 1.5 heaping teaspoons around and 2-3 inches away from each plant. Dahlias and gladioli can be fed monthly.

How to apply:

  • New Planting:
    • Incorporate into the soil below the bulbs
  • Existing Bulbs:  Broadcast onto the soil surface
  • Water thoroughly after the application
  • Never apply fertilizer to frozen soils

For use on:

On all Spring and Fall flower bulbs.

Fall Planted Bulbs:

  • Allium
  • Buttercup
  • Crocus
  • Daffodils
  • Dutch Iris
  • Fritillaria
  • Grape Hyacinth
  • Hyacinth
  • Tulips
  • Scilla
  • Snowdrops
  • Spanish Bluebells
  • Spider Lily
  • Starflower

Spring Planted Bulbs

  • Anemone
  • Begonias
  • Caladium
  • Calla Lilies
  • Canna Lilies
  • Crocosmia
  • Dahlias
  • Elephant Ears
  • Freesia
  • Gladiolus
  • Lilies
  • Nerine Lily
  • Rain Lily
  • Ranunculus

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