Obtained as a result of cold-pressed oil extraction from indigenous castor seeds, Rural Treasures 100% Natural Castor Oil Seed Cake Powder is a potent bio-fertilizer and bio-pesticide that doesn't contain synthetic chemicals. It infuses the soil with nutrients while enhancing its overall quality. Castor cake powder is known to facilitate plant growth and improve yield, especially in root and tuber vegetables.
Boosts plant growth: Castor oil seed cake powder is a reservoir of biologically available plant macro nutrients such as Nitrogen, Potassium, Phosphorous and the micro nutrients Calcium, Zinc, Copper, Magnesium, Sulphur, Iron, Manganese etc. It improves the uptake of nutrients and provides a steady supply of nutrients.
Controls pests: This nitrogen fertilizer naturally contains a strong pest repellent called Ricin. It controls a wide range of pests from small rodents to insects.
Increases disease resistance: By keeping a check on harmful nematodes, bacteria, viruses and fungi as well as strengthening your plant's cell walls, this seed cake powder can increase your plant's tolerance to diseases and physical damage.
Improves soil quality: The application of this seed cake powder increases the organic matter of the soil, which improves the soil's structure. The ideal soil structure facilitates better water retention, drainage and creates pockets of air from where the roots can easily take in oxygen. It also prevents the erosion of soil.
Enhances quality, taste and yield of plant produce: Castor oil seed cake powder has been proven to increase the yield and nutritional value of produce, particularly in tuber and root vegetables.
Suitable for all types of plants, soils and gardening needs: This organic fertilizer is beneficial for all types of plants, including, vegetables, flowers, herbs, fruits, trees, bonsai, lawns, indoor plants, outdoor plants, home gardening, terrace gardening and kitchen gardening.
HOW TO USE
1 tablespoon for small plants.
2 tablespoons for medium plants.
3 tablespoons for large plants.
Directions to use:
Loosen the soil around the plant.
Sprinkle the castor oil seed cake powder near its roots.
Gently water the plant.
To prepare potting mix, combine castor oil seed cake powder with potting soil and cocopeat 10 days before planting the seed or seedling.
WHAT IS CASTOR OIL SEED CAKE POWDER MADE OF?
Castor oil seed cake powder is made from the crushed seeds that remain after the cold-pressed extraction of castor oil. The seed cake is collected and pounded into an easy to use plant fertilizer.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF CASTOR OIL SEED CAKE POWDER AS A FERTILIZER?
Castor oil seed cake powder nourishes plants from root to shoot. It provides a steady supply of nutrients, repels different types of pests such as rodents, nematodes, insects and fungi, and amends the soil by improving its water holding capacity, oxygen levels, structure and overall quality. Castor oil seed cake powder is especially good for root vegetables like carrots.
HOW DO YOU USE CASTOR OIL SEED CAKE POWDER FOR PLANTS?
For existing plants, loosen the soil around the roots, mix this castor oil seed cake powder and gently water the plant. To prepare a fertile potting mix, combine castor oil seed cake powder with potting soil and cocopeat. You can use this as a biofertilizer and bio-pesticide.
HOW DOES IT BOOST PLANT GROWTH?
Castor oil seed cake powder is a rich source of N-P-K. It provides all the essential nutrients in an organic form that plants can use easily for growth and development.
HOW DO I STORE IT?
Take the desired amount, reseal the bag and store it in a cold place, away from direct sunlight to preserve the moisture content. Keep away from pets and children.