Bloomin Minerals is a 100% natural humate soil conditioner. Composed of prehistoric plant minerals no longer found in farm and range soils. Direction for Use: Apply to estabished lawns and gardens at the rate of 12 lbs. per 1000 Sq. Ft. For new lawns or gardens, apply 12 lbs. per 1000 Sq. Ft. and mix or till into the soil before planting.