Review of Jobe's 5001T Houseplant Indoor Fertilizer Food Spikes
Reviewed on: March 06, 2014
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Pros & Cons
The Jobe's 5001T Houseplant Indoor Fertilizer Food Spikes help in keeping your houseplants healthy and fertilized very easily. Spikes provide a continuous supply of important nutrients right at the roots, where plants need it most. The premeasured, specially formulated spikes are simply inserted into the soil around your plant. Unlike liquids or granular, Jobes Houseplant Spikes eliminate mess, hazards and smells and cant wash through when you water to save chemical runoff. It can feed roots for up to 60 days and you don't have to worry about mixing fertilizers in water or remembering to fertilize. These spikes are very easy to use and store. Some users find these good for aquarium plants too.
Overall, the Jobe's 5001T Houseplant Indoor Fertilizer Food Spikes are very inexpensive and good product for fertilizing your plants.
For best results, insert new spikes every 60 days. Just push each spike into the soil around the plant, halfway between the plant stem and the edge of the pot, until the spike is just below the surface. The nutrients are gradually released to the plant's roots safely and continuously, every day. Water after inserting spikes.
Pot Diameter (inches): Recommended no. of spikes
Review Group #: 1
Really does work well with many different types of plants • Very inexpensive
Review Group #: 2
This is the easiest way to fertilize house plants • Plants seem more healthy and grow more vigorously with Jobes • Good for aquarium plants too
Review Group #: 3
Good price • Good product • Easy to use and store • Easy to use fertilizer
Review Group #: 4
Keeps plants healthy • Helps with plant growth • They last a really long time and beat the mixing and remembering to fertilize the plants in your home
Review Group #: 5
These work for potted plants but not for bloomers • Did not work well in some cases • They fertilize the plants for several months
Where to Buy
Amazon.com Rating: 4.70 stars from 81 reviews, Price: $1.97