Mindfully extracted from ancient deposits, DTE Granular Humic Acids are unaltered, oxidized lignite. After extraction, this decomposed plant material is crushed, screened and graded to a particle size of 1-3 mm, creating a highly concentrated source of humic substances. Add these humic acids to fields, gardens, potted plants and turf to improve water-holding in the soil and to aid the plants ability to uptake micronutrients.
Suggested Uses: Add to soil to increase water-holding and infiltration in the soil and to help increase micronutrient uptake by plants.
Shop All Down to Earth products here.
VEGETABLE GARDENS & FLOWER BEDS - To prepare new gardens in spring or fall, apply 1-2 lbs per 100 square feet and thoroughly mix into the top 3" of garden soil. For new transplants, add 1 tbsp per hole, mix into soil and water in well.
CONTAINERS - For new plantings, add 1-2 tsp per gallon of soil and mix thoroughly OR add 1-2 lbs per cubic yard. For established plants, lightly mix 1-2 tsp per gallon into the soil surface every other month during the growing season.
LAWNS - In spring and fall, apply 10 lbs per 1,000 square feet and water in well. Results may be enhanced if applied following aeration. For new lawns, apply 10 lbs per 1,000 square feet and mic into top 3" of soil before seeding or sodding.
Storage: Store away from pets and children.
Cannot Be Shipped To: AR,CT,FL,IA,KS,MD,MN,NC,ND,OK,PR,SC,SD,WV,WY
Active Ingredients/Guaranteed Analysis: 50% humic acids derived from Leonardite, 50% inert ingredients
OMRI listed under Crop Fertilizers and Soil Amendments