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6-2-12 organic fertilizer

A call for help from Florida. I need a 6-2-12(3-2-6 ratio) fertilizer for my banana plants. I have tried google and found no help there. I would appreciate it someone could tell me where such a fertilizer can be found. Or better yet if someon can explain to m how creat such a fertilizer out of items like bloodmeal and greensand, etc. Thanks
 
Ted,
Where did you get those numbers? How much and how often do you plan to feed them? How big/mature are the banana trees?

Here is some info I found when checking...
quote:
Banana tree Fertilization: Their rapid growth rate make
bananas plants heavy feeders. During warm weather, apply a
balanced fertilizer once a month--a 8:10:8 NPK fertilizer
appears to be adequate. A mature plant may require as much
as 1-1/2 to 2 pounds of the above fertilizer each month. Young
banana plants need a quarter to a third as much. Spread the
fertilizer evenly around the plant in a circle extending 4 feet
from the trunk. Feed container banana plants on the same
monthly schedule using about half the rate for outside plants.


Here is a mix that would be close to what you are asking for...
.75 lb bloodmeal (13-1-0)
.25 lb bonemeal (0-10-0)
.75 lb cottonseed meal (6-2.5-1.5)
.50 lb Sulfate of potash (0-0-50)
Mixture = 2.25 lb of (6.3-2.3-11.6)

Here is a link to a Word.doc on how to calculate your own mix.
what the numbers on a bag of fertilizer mean.DOC

Here is a link on growing banana trees that might be helpful.
Growing Banana Trees
 
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Thanks, the numbers came from a Uiversity of Florida Ag article on growing bananas that I came across.
 
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