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Fertilizing Impatiens

Posted by angel123 San Antonio, Tx (pop741.1@netzero.com) on
Fri, Apr 15, 05 at 10:15

What do yall use to fertilize your impatiens?


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RE: Fertilizing Impatiens

  • Posted by Lindac Iowa Z 5/4 (My Page) on
    Mon, Apr 18, 05 at 11:16

I don't....I top dress with composted manure before I plant and that's it.
Linda c


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RE: Fertilizing Impatiens

About a month after planting as bedding plants ...I give mine a quick Miracle Grow shower every other Saturday until mid Sept.

Pete in Iowa


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Are you planting them the same place each year? The lady from our local greenhouse told me to put a dose of lime a few weeks before planting them.. The repeated planting drains the soil.. I do this each year and it works wonders...

Susie


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RE: Fertilizing Impatiens

You could add some compost to the soil and some manure. That should help the soil and there should be microbs in it as well.


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