What is it?

One of the major plant nutrients necessary for healthy plant growth.

How it’s used

Used in the grass plant for general plant health and cold drought resistance.

Timing of use

Used all year round but in greater amounts out of the growing season.

Effects of incorrect procedure

Over use will encourage the weed grass, Annual Meadow Grass, to grow.

Equipment needed

Tractor and pedestrian fertiliser spreaders.

Practical Tips

Potassium can also ‘green up’ a grass surface without causing a lot of growth.