How Does Nitrogen Fertilize a Plant?

Answer Considered one of the most important plant nutrients, nitrogen plays a pivotal role in the growth and development of plants. Too much or too little nitrogen fertilizer influences crop yields and fo... Read More »

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How to Fertilize & Plant Watermelon?

Watermelon is high in lycopene, vitamin A and vitamin C. The highly nutritious, low-calorie melons require warm temperatures and a long growing season to thrive and develop into sweet, juicy treats... Read More »

How do I plant& fertilize garlic correctly?

PlantingLay compost down in garden bed and till together with fertilizer reaching 6 inches deep into the soil. Plant your garlic cloves pointed side up 1 to 2 inches from the top of the soil and 3... Read More »

How often do I fertilize a bird of paradise plant?

The bird of paradise plant should be fertilized every two weeks from March through September with a balanced (10-10-10) fertilizer. Fertilization is particularly important for potted bird of paradi... Read More »

How do I fertilize a Salvia May Night plant?

FertilizingBroadcast a 10-10-10 fertilizer in early spring, when 'May Night' (Salvia nemorosa 'May Night') sends out new growth. Use 2 to 3 pounds per 100 square feet of garden bed. Alternatively, ... Read More »