Neptune's Harvest Organic Crab Shell is a 100% organic multi-purpose plant food that is made from crab shell and crab scrap. Full of calcium, magnesium, and other naturally occuring nutrients Neptune's Harvest Organic Crab Shell gives your plants the nutrients they need. The high calcium content is beneficial to bulbs and helps to stop blossom end rot.
The high Chitin content of Neptune's Harvest Organic Crab Shell aids in fungus and nematode problems by promoting the growth of bacteria in the soil that eat Chitin. The chitin eating bacteria attacks the exoskeletons of nematode eggs and fungus (which are high in Chitin).
|Active Ingredient:||Organic crab shell and crab scrap - 100.0%|
Nitrogen - 2.0%
Available Phosphate - 3.0%
Calcium - 23.0%
Magnesium - 1.4%
|Target pests:||Blossom end rot, fungus, nematodes|
|For use in:||Soil, gardens, flowers, vegetables, row, trees, compost, turf, potting mixes, seedbed, bedding plants, and bulbs.|
|Pet safe:||Yes, when used as directed.|
|Manufactured By:||Neptune's Harvest (UPC: 081435506046)|
Apply in early spring as soon as soil can be worked. For perennial crops apply at the end of dormancy. Mix thoroughly with the soil or growing media, taking care not to apply in concentrated form directly to the roots. For trees and turf apply directly as a top dressing.
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September 10, 2013D from Ca asked:
QWhat is the best product or products for fruit flies???
I currently use foam, and gentrol
APlease check out our Fruit Fly Control Page. One of the most effective means of fruite fly control used from consumers to commercial are Natural Catch Plus Fruit Fly Trap.
June 24, 2014Brenda from Sylvania, Ga asked:
QHow much do you use? How much area will 1 bag cover?
Is this in granular form or crushed shell? How much would I need for my 20' by 40' garden?
AWith Neptune's Harvest Organic Crab Shell, you will use 3 lbs. per 100 sq. ft. in a garden. To treat an area of 20' by 40' you will need 40 lbs. of the product. It is made from crab shell and crab scrap. A 12 lb bag will treat 480 sq. ft.