WINNING FERTILIZATION PROGRAM

byFred and Marlon Wright

 

 

"The Act of Fertilizing: enrichment of soil, by natural or artificial means."

 

This is Fred and Marlon Wright's WINNING fertilization program in 1997. They won many local, district and national awards at 1997 rose shows. This is their award winning fertilization formula.

 

I.

Spring

Per Bush

 

Scott's Fertilizer

1 tablespoon

 

Mills Magic Mix

1 cup

 

Fish Meal

1 cup

 

Epsom Salt

1/4 cup

 

Chicken Manure

2-3 cups

 

Mushroom Compost

shovel full

 

 

 

II.

After First Bloom

 

 

Scott's Fertilizer

1 tablespoon

 

Alfalfa Meal

1 cup

 

Chicken Manure

2-3 cups

 

 

 

III.

First Week in August

Repeat Spring Mixture

 

 

 

IV

First Two Weeks in September

 

 

Alfalfa Tea

1 gallon

 

 

 

V.

Third Week in September

 

 

Fish Emulsion

1 tablespoon/gal. water

 

 

 

VI.

Fourth Week in September

 

 

Soluble Fertilizer

1 tablespoon/gal. water