Fertiliser – Yates, Gro-Plus, Garden Lime

For raising the pH of acid soils and preventing calcium deficiency.


Increases soil pH which allows more nutrients to be available to plants.

Helps improve soil structure by promoting composting of organic matter.


Calcium carbonate.

Directions for use:

One adult handful holds approximately 100 grams.

Apply in preferably warm, moist conditions. Generally applications in autumn or late winter are suitable, 2-3 weeks prior to applying other fertilisers.

Heavy clay soils – 500 grams per square metre.

Lighter soils – 200 grams per square metre.


Do not apply in close proximity to acid-loving plants such as azaleas, camellias and rhododendrons.