Product Description J Arthur Bower's Ericaceous Compost is carfully formulated to achieve the right pH balance and to supply all the nutrients and trace elements essential for healthy foliage, strong roots development and better blooms to Ericaceous Plants. Ericaceous plants such as rhododendrons, azaleas, camellias and heathers do not like excessive levels of lime. If they are to thrive they need the right growing conditions. Too much lime, bad drainage and lack of nutrients are all common reasons for poor performance all of which can be avoided by using this compost. This compost will also supply your plants with all the nutrients they need for strong, healthy growth during the first 4-6 weeks. After that, feed them every 7 -14 days with ericaceous plant food.