Seabird guano and bat guano are organic plant nutrients derived from the excrement of seabirds and bats. These plant superfoods are rich in the three essential macronutrients: Nitrogen, Potassium, and Phosphorous.
Is guano a good fertilizer?
Guano is an excellent source of nutrition for your plants, especially if you are an organic grower. On top of the important N-P-K nutrients, seabird & bat guano also contain a full profile of micronutrients, and unlike many fertilizers, won't burn your plants!
How do you use seabird and bat guano?
This bird fertilizers can be utilized during the vegetative stage, as the nitrogen will lead to vigorous and robust growth. They can also be used during the flowering phase as the phosphorous supports healthy flowering and further root growth. The potassium in these guano supplements also ensure a strong trunk and healthy branches. This type of fertilizer can be used as a soil mix or watered in as tea.
The benefits of seabird and bat guano for your plants
Bat guano and seabird guano go much further than simply acting as an organic fertilizer. They also have the ability to:
- Improved soil texture
- Acts as a pH adjustor
- Encourages healthy decomposition
- Acts as a natural fungicide against chitin, controls nematodes
If you'd like to learn more about Nutrients and pH, check out our learning center. Or, give our experienced growers a call at 888-815-9763 and allow us to help you!