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Yates Hydrangea Pinking Liquid Lime & Dolomite

Yates Hydrangea Pinking Liquid Lime & Dolomite delivers nutrients to assist changing blue and purple flowers to pink and to maintain vibrant pink colouring. An easy to use liquid formulation, Yates Hydrangea Pinking Tonic is easy to dilute and apply, its also contains magnesium for healthy green foliage. This product can also be used to ‘sweeten’ acidic soils which are ideal for growing vegetables and sweatpeas.

Soil pH affects the colour of hydrangea flowers. NOTE Acidic soil (pH4.5-5.5) will produce blue flowers, less acidic soil (pH5.5 to 7) will produce pale purplish flowers, while alkaline soil (pH7 to 8.5) will turn flowers pink. To make soil more acidic, use Yates Soil Acidifier.

Ingredients

Guarenteed Analysis %w/v
Calcium (Ca) as carbonate 41.5
Magnesium (Mg) as carbonate 6

Directions for use

Application – change hydrangea flower colour to pink, maintain pink flower colour. Raise soil pH and make soil sweeter (more alkaline).
Rate – mix 25ml in 5L of water. Ensure all the measured liquid is washed into the final mix.
Frequency -Every 3-4 weeks.
Timing – Apply any time of year or after winter pruning to adjust and maintain flower colour.
Area – 5L/5m2, apply to moist soil around plant.

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