Black Sea Kelp contains naturally occurring plant growth hormones, namely cytokinins, gibberellins, and indoles. In addition, Black Sea Kelp also contains a chelating compound called mannitol, which naturally converts micronutrients into forms that are readily available for plant use.
Benefits to Plants and Crops:
Promotes seed germination
Excellent food source for beneficial fungi in the soil
Increases root growth and crop yields
Increases nutrient uptake and improves plant stress resistance
Improves plant tolerance to temperature extremes
No worry about burning plant roots - compatible with all plant nutrition programs
Black Sea Kelp can be applied to the roots or foliage of the plant. When applied as a foliar spray, Black Sea Kelp helps the plant absorb certain elemental nutrients. When applied to the roots, sea kelp increases the number of plant beneficial microorganisms found in the soil. To maximize these effects, sea kelp should be applied the roots early in the plant's life cycle and later applied as a foliar spray.