Organic Liquid Seaweed Extract Fertilizer. Seaweed fertilizers have many benefits. They provide natural hormones and many nutrients not found in other forms of organic fertilizer. Since most plants absorb their nutrients through the leaves, applying this with a foliar method will benefit the plant even more. Foliar simply means placing the fertilizer on the leaf itself. As the plant absorbs the sunlight it needs, it will also be absorbing the nutrients found in the fertilizer.
The major components in Organic Liquid Seaweed Extract Fertilizer are the natural hormones present in it. The main hormones in organic liquid seaweed extract fertilizer are auxins, gibbelerins, cytokinins and betaines. The roles of these hormones are essential to plant health. Most of these are only required in very small proportions. There are many different auxins hormones present in seaweed extract and they all have their specific roles. Their main functions are the balanced control of speed of growth. They have both growth stimulating as well as delaying functions. They stimulate root-growth, prevent bud-forming or opening at the wrong times.
Organic Liquid Seaweed Extract Fertilizer are especially useful in organic gardening. They contain almost every micro-nutrient in a fully chelated (immediately available) form. Organic Liquid Seaweed Extract Fertilizer deliver a healthy dose of natural plant hormones. Seaweed is full of carbohydrates, which the plants use as a building block and which large populations of beneficial micro-organisms use as a food source.
Liquid seaweed fertilizers act as soil conditioners. The alginates hormone react with metals in the soil and form long and cross-linked polymers in the soil. These polymers improve the crumbing in the soil, and swell up when they get wet, and retain moisture for a long period.