does this purple tiger need fertiliser?

guysensei1November 27, 2012

This purple tiger plant has been growing for around a month now.
There are a few small flower buds forming on it.

So, does it require fertiliser of any sort to boost it?

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rockguy(7a)

I would say yes. Not because the plant looks bad but 'cause they all need fertilizer.

    Bookmark   November 27, 2012 at 4:53AM
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smokemaster_2007

I find using a very weak fert. mix about every time I water works better than full strength at any time.
Make sure you water until some comes out the bottom to wash out any build up.

    Bookmark   November 27, 2012 at 5:09AM
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esox07

Yes, I suggest what smoke and rockguy say. The plant looks good for one month and I wouldn't try to fix something that isn't broke.
Bruce

    Bookmark   November 27, 2012 at 3:12PM
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greenman28 NorCal 7b/8a

"Weekly Weakly" is a mantra that some of us use....reduced, but frequent doses.
The plant looks quite healthy despite the bad looking soil. Also, toss those eggshells.....
they're doing NOTHING for the plant.

Josh

    Bookmark   November 28, 2012 at 11:00AM
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