days of rain, fertilize again?

pdshop(5)July 25, 2008

Hi, we have been swamped so to speak. Should I fertilize again as it has probably leached out. If I do, what should the numbers be? Thanks

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jroot(5A Ont. Canada (near Guelph))

We have had a fair bit of rain here too. Yesterday was a decent day so I fertilized again. I try to fertilize my brugmansias every week with a higher middle number fertilizer, and yesterday the dahlias got it too. I stop fertilizing by the middle of August, as I do not want to encourage growth, but rather let them settle down and clear out their system from the "performance enhancers".

    Bookmark   July 26, 2008 at 6:22AM
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Thanks, I have alot of Shultz with the higher number in the middle.

    Bookmark   July 27, 2008 at 11:59AM
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