Calcium Nitrate Fertilizer Euro Solids Brand provides a fast-acting nitrogen source for improved fruit and vegetable quality. This fertilizer contains ammoniacal and nitrate nitrogen, which results in quick uptake and fast growth responses. Nitrate nitrogen also improves the uptake of potassium, calcium and magnesium by the plant.
Heat and moisture stress can cause calcium deficiencies in certain crops, like tomatoes, when this happens calcium nitrate can be applied.
When Calcium Nitrate Fertilizer is applied early in fruit development, the calcium
stabilizes cells so they don’t collapse, causing blossom end rot. The high level of Calcium improves the strength of cell walls during active cell division stages
Components of Calcium nitrate fertilizer.
Calcium nitrate is produced by applying nitric acid to limestone and then adding ammonia. It is known as a double salt, since it is comprised of two nutrients common in fertilizers which are high in sodium
Uses of Calcium Nitrate fertilizer
- The product helps in neutralizing acids to detoxify the plant.
- Calcium Nitrate Fertilizer (Euro Solids Brand) helps with cell formation.
It is usually applied as a dissolved solution, allowing for quicker plant uptake but may also be applied as side or top dressing.
Calcium nitrate fertilizer composition.
- Total Nitrogen (N) – 15.5%
- Nitrate Nitrogen – 14.5%
- Ammoniacal Nitrogen – 1.1%
- Soluble Calcium (Ca) – 19.0%
More fertilizers: Borax, Calcium Nitrate, Monoammonium Phosphate.