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jackieshar
Texas/Okla central b
United States
(Zone 7b)

May 12, 2007
3:57 AM

Post #3488881

Does alfalfa tea have too much nitrogen for bearded iris? what is the ratio? 0/0/0
Horseshoe
Efland, NC
(Zone 7a)

May 16, 2007
5:52 PM

Post #3503954

Taking short mid-day break from the heat and just saw your question, jackieshar.

Alfalfa meal assays are about 3-1-2. You should feel safe using it on your iris...that's not a huge amount of Nitrogen but will help green them up and the potassium will encourage root and flower growth.

Shoe

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