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Heat and fertilizer

Posted by crazyforcorelli z5 utah (My Page) on
Sat, Jul 22, 06 at 17:27

Were on our second or third week of temperatures of 100 or more, and there doesnt seem to be an end in sight.

Normally, I give my fuchsia a bloom buster fertilizer once a week during the growing season; however, Im now wondering if forcing the plants to bloom in this heat might be giving them unnecessary stress.

Any thoughts on whether I should lay off the fertilizer, switch to a 20-20-20, or just keep going with the bloom buster?

Thanks!

-Crazy


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RE: Heat and fertilizer

I am no expert, but where I live in Ohio it gets hot too. OK not desert hot. Mine grows well. I vote lay off it. Just give it water.


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