Contains proper nutrients to produce more blooms, new growth, and green leaves. Micronutrients include boron, copper, iron, manganese and zinc. Also contains Imidacloprid, a systemic insecticide which is absorbed through the roots to protect the entire plant from aphids, thrips, Japanese beetles, and other insects. For best growth and insect control, use once a month. Application rate: For roses: Apply 2 oz, 12 teaspoons, or 4 tablespoons. For shrubs: Apply 4 oz, 24 teaspoons, or 8 tablespoons per foot of plant height. For flower beds: Apply 4 oz, 24 teaspoons, or 8 tablespoons per 12 sq ft. Water in thoroughly. Feed again at 30 day intervals throughout the growing season.