Since 1929, The Espoma Company has been the pioneer in natural gardening solutions. Throughout this time, almost everything that could change has changed. The Espoma product line has expanded tremendously, their geographic distribution has grown enormously, and automation has significantly changed the way they manufacture their products. But the core philosophy that has guided four generations of family ownership has remained the same – develop and formulate only the highest quality, natural products possible. That’s why every ounce of Espoma plant foods is manufactured in an Espoma plant, under their supervision, and held to their high, strict standards. No fillers, sludges, or inert ingredients are ever used in Espoma natural plant foods. Whether it’s plant foods, lawn foods, controls, or potting mixes, Espoma products work in harmony with nature to grow beautiful lawns & gardens.
- Espoma is the largest manufacturer in the state of New Jersey that uses 100% solar powered electricity to run its plant & offices.
- Average tenure of service for Espoma employees is over 12 years.
- Since 1929, not one employee has lost their job due to automation in the manufacturing process.
Plant-tone® is the original all natural and all purpose plant food made from the finest quality ingredients. No fillers or sludges are ever used. Plant-tone breaks down gradually to provide a safe, long lasting food reservoir throughout the growing season. It also contains Bio-tone®, a proprietary blend of microbes that biologically enhances the plant food to ensure superior plant growth. Use Plant-tone around trees and shrubs in the spring and fall. Feed summer flowers and vegetables monthly.
Holly-tone®, the Original Acid Loving plant food, is a proprietary blend of the finest natural ingredients available. Holly-tone’s natural ingredients breakdown gradually providing a safe, long lasting food reservoir activated throughout the growing season to ensure superior development and blooms and deep green color. Holly-tone’s all natural formula contains Bio-tone®, a proprietary blend of microbes. Bio-tone biologically enhances plant food to ensure superior plant growth. Use Holly-tone on all acid loving plants like: amaryllis, andromeda, aster, azalea, bayberry, bleeding heart, blueberry, camellia, dogwood, evergreens, ferns, fir, gardenia, heath, heather, hemlock, holly, huckleberry, hydrangea, inkberry, juniper, leucothoe, lily-of-the-valley, lupine, magnolia, marigold, mountain ash, mountain laurel, oak, pachysandra, phlox, pieris, pine, raspberry, rhododendron, spruce, strawberries, and wood-sorrel.
Rose-tone® is a premium rose food designed to supply the necessary nutrients for growing prize winning roses. The organics in Rose-tone breakdown gradually providing a safe, long lasting food reservoir activated throughout the growing season. Rose-tone’s all natural formula contains Bio-tone®, a proprietary blend of microbes. Bio-tone biologically enhances plant food to ensure superior plant growth. Use Rose-tone when planting new roses. Feed established roses monthly throughout the growing season for optimum blooming and deep green color.
Citrus-tone® is the result of The Espoma Company’s expertise in natural organics combined with recommendations from leading research universities. It is made from all natural and organic plant food ingredients and contains no sludges or fillers. Citrus-tone® breaks down gradually to provide a safe, long lasting food reservoir throughout the growing season. Citrus-tone contains Bio-tone®, a proprietary blend of microbes that biologically enhances plant food to ensure superior plant growth. Use Citrus-tone when planting. Feed established citrus three times each year – pre-bloom, post-bloom, and fall. Citrus-tone produces vigorous and highly productive citrus and avocado trees.