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           Sneaky Pete’s Bonsai Soil Mix

 

 

Tree Type       Loam         Sand/Grit     Leaf Mold     Manure

Pine

        2

        3

       1

      0

Conifers/Junipers/

Cypress/Cedar, etc

        3

        4

       1

      0

Elm, Maple

        3

        1

       0

       2

Flowering/ Fruiting

        2

        0

       0

       3

 

 

                                                Fertilizing

        

 

           Fertilizer Type    1st application     2nd application     3rd application    4th application

Slow Release Pellet

 

 

Last week of March

 

Last week of June

 

No Application

 

No application

Low Nitrogen

0-10-10

 

 No application

 

No application

 

Last 2 weeks of Aug

  Once a week

for all of September

 

       You may add at least 1 treatment per year of Micro Element Treatment.