What is it?

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

How it’s used:

Used in the grass plant for root growth, plant development and seed formation.


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.

Equipment selection:

Tractor and pedestrian fertiliser spreaders.

Practical tips:

Check pH level as this is very important for Phosphate availability.